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Oklahoma City has had 45.19 inches of precip since Jan. 1, the normal is 23.42, according to National Weather Service, Norman

by Bryan Painter Published: August 18, 2013

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
127 AM CDT SUN AUG 18 2013

……………………………..

…THE OKLAHOMA CITY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 2013…

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1890 TO 2013

WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
…………………………………………………………
TEMPERATURE (F)
YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         84    331 PM 108    1909  94    -10       92
  MINIMUM         64    437 AM  59    1994  72     -8       69
  AVERAGE         74                        83     -9       81

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.93 1932   0.11  -0.11     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    3.50                      1.81   1.69     0.13
  SINCE JAN 1     45.19                     23.42  21.77    19.71

DEGREE DAYS
COOLING
  YESTERDAY        9                        18     -9       16
  MONTH TO DATE  281                       312    -31      394
  SINCE JAN 1   1386                      1511   -125     1891
…………………………………………………………

WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     E (100)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     E (80)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.9

SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5

WEATHER CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.

RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
HIGHEST    87           100 AM
LOWEST     51           200 PM
AVERAGE    69

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THE OKLAHOMA CITY CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   94       104      1918
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   71        57      1943

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 18 2013……..SUNRISE   652 AM CDT   SUNSET   815 PM CDT
AUGUST 19 2013……..SUNRISE   653 AM CDT   SUNSET   814 PM CDT

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

by Bryan Painter
Assistant Local Editor
Bryan Painter, assistant local editor, has 31 years’ experience in journalism, including 22 years with the state's largest newspaper, The Oklahoman. In that time he has covered such events as the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah...
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