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Climate Summary (Aug 2017)
 
...THE PINE BLUFF CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1883 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             112   08/15/1943
 LOW               52   08/14/2004
                        08/29/1906
HIGHEST            96   08/20        92       4       99  08/05
LOWEST             63   08/25        71      -8       69  08/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.5              91.8    -5.3     90.1
AVG. MINIMUM     70.9              70.5     0.4     73.4
MEAN             78.7              81.1    -2.4     81.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      9              20.2   -11.2       20
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.70   2012
 MINIMUM         0.00   1886
TOTALS           6.60              2.48    4.12     7.06
DAILY AVG.       0.21              0.08    0.13     0.23
DAYS >= .01        13               6.6     6.4       13
DAYS >= .10         9                                  9
DAYS >= .50         4                                  2
DAYS >= 1.00        2               0.8     1.2        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.24   08/31 TO 08/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     431               501     -70      529
 SINCE 1/1       1646              1758    -112     1808

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/10/2000
 LATEST       04/25/1910
EARLIEST                        11/12
LATEST                          03/16
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/010    DATE  08/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/310    DATE  08/11

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           16
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             10
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          4

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     79

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                7     RAIN                       9
LIGHT RAIN               15     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                      2

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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...Data for Pine Bluff for August 2017...

.Summary...
For the fourth month in a row, temperatures were below average.

For the second year in a row, there were no 100-degree days during
the month of August at Pine Bluff. There were nine 90-degree days,
which was the least since 1992.

Rainfall was well above average, though there was less rainfall in
August this year versus last year. Regardless of that, however,
August 2017 still ranks as the 9th wettest on record.

.Monthly Temperatures...
The average high temperature was the coolest since 1992, and the 5th
coolest on record. The average low temperature was the coolest since
2015. The average monthly temperature was the coolest since 2009.

.Daily Temperatures...
Daily temperatures were above average on seven days, and below
average on 24 days.

There were no 100-degree days for the second year in a row. There
were nine 90-degree days, which was the least in an August since
1992. There were seven days with low temperatures cooler than 70
degrees, which was the most since 2015.

.Daily Record Temperatures Tied or Broken During the Month...
None.

.Monthly Rainfall...
Rainfall was well above average, though there was less rainfall this
August versus last August. This made it the driest August since
2015. Regardless of that, though, this August was still the 9th
wettest on record at Pine Bluff.

.Daily Rainfall Records Tied or Broken...
None.