THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 5 2017…
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017
The Maximum temperature was 75 at 1248 AM. The record was 101 which was attained in 1881. The normal for September 5 is 78, bringing us 3 degrees below normal. On September 5, 2016, the temperature was 86.
The Minimum temperature was 65, recorded at 231 AM. The record minimum for today is 43, set in 1972, The normal temperature for September 5 is 58 degrees, Today’s, minimum temperature was 7 degrees below normal and the temperature on September 5, 2016 was 56 degrees
The average temperature for today was 70 degrees, and the normal is 68, putting us 2 degrees above normal. Last year the temperature was 71.
Today 0.23″ pf rainfall was observed as of 5:00 PM. The record rainfall is 1.41, set in 1968. The normal value is 0.11″, putting us 0.12″ above the norm. Last year on this day, 0.00″ fell in Pittsburgh
So far this month we had 0.32 ” of precipitation, and the normal for this point in September was 0.55, giving us a deficit of-0.23 Additionally, last year at this point for monthly rainfall, 0.00 was recorded.
SINCE JUN 1, 13.15″has fallen and the average rainfall is 12.16″, bringing us 0.99″ above the normal amount. Last summer at this time we had 9.51″ of precipitation fall in Pittsburgh
SINCE JAN 1 31.86 has fallen, this is 4.6″ above the normal of 27.26. This far in 2016, 23.13″ was recieved
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 25
HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (290)
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 34
HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (210)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.5
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
HIGHEST 100% @ 600 AM
LOWEST 5% @ 300 PM
PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
NORMAL RECORD YEAR
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) The normal is 78 and the record is 102 set in 1881
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) The normal is 58 and the record is 39 set in 1962
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 5 2017…..SUNRISE 652 AM EDT SUNSET 746 PM EDT
SEPTEMBER 6 2017…..SUNRISE 653 AM EDT SUNSET 744 PM EDT
– INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.