Climate Report – 05 SEP 2017

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


TEMPERATURE (F)
TODAY
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.


PRECIPITATION (IN)
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


 

WIND (MPH)
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 25
HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (290)
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 34
HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (210)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.5


SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
THUNDERSTORM
RAIN
LIGHT RAIN
FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
HIGHEST 100% @ 600 AM
LOWEST 5% @ 300 PM
AVERAGE 79$


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.

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