National Weather Service - Climate Data

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Climatological Report (Daily)


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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
442 AM EDT SAT MAY 08 2021

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...THE WILMINGTON NORTH CAROLINA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 7 2021...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2021


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         72    302 PM  93    1977  80     -8       69
                                      1986
  MINIMUM         51   1159 PM  41    1891  59     -8       47
                                      1989
  AVERAGE         62                        69     -7       58

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.44          2.28 1956   0.13   0.31     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.46                      0.87  -0.41     0.85
  SINCE MAR 1      3.82                      7.91  -4.09    11.19
  SINCE JAN 1     14.65                     15.19  -0.54    20.41

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY        3                         1      2        7
  MONTH TO DATE    3                         9     -6       11
  SINCE MAR 1    349                       447    -98      319
  SINCE JUL 1   2027                      2312   -285     1816

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                         5     -5        0
  MONTH TO DATE   43                        33     10       21
  SINCE MAR 1    169                       128     41      153
  SINCE JAN 1    176                       136     40      191
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   4   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   N (350)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    41   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (320)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    50   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (320)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.7


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3


WEATHER CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  THUNDERSTORM
  HEAVY RAIN
  RAIN
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           400 AM
 LOWEST     43           300 PM
 AVERAGE    68

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THE WILMINGTON NORTH CAROLINA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   80        92      2002
                                             2014
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   59        38      1989


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  8 2021...........SUNRISE   615 AM EDT   SUNSET   802 PM EDT
MAY  9 2021...........SUNRISE   614 AM EDT   SUNSET   802 PM EDT


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





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