CLIMATE REPORT – 08 SEP 2017

 

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA
540 PM EDT FRI SEP 8 2017

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…THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR SEPTEMBER 8 2017…
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017
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TEMPERATURE (F)
TODAY
The MAXIMUM was 69 at 343 PM. The record for today is  97 set in 1881. The Normal Maximum for today is  77, bringing us  -8 below normal. On September 8, 2016, the maximum temperature was 88 degrees.

The MINIMUM temperature today is 51, reached at 405 AM. The record minimum temperature was  37 in  1986. The minimum normal is 57, which is  -6 below normal. The minimum temperature on September 8, 2016 was 73.

Today’s AVERAGE temperature was 60 and the normal average is  67. This is  -7, bringing today’s average below. On September 8, 2016, the average temperature was 81


PRECIPITATION (IN)
TODAY: A Trace of precipitation was observed and the record was  3.60″ in  2004 (Hurricane Ivan). The normal amount of precipitation for today is 0.11, which means we have a defecit of -0.11″ On September 8. 2016, we had  0.05″ of precipitation.

MONTH TO DATE: So far this month, Pittsburgh has received 0.45″ of precipitation. The normal amount for this point in the month is 0.87″ We are at a deficit of  -0.42″ Last September at this point in that month  0.24″ precipitation occurred.

SINCE JUN 1: 13.28″ of precipitation has fallen. The normal is 12.48, giving us a surplus of 0.80: Last Summer,  9.75 was recorded here.

SINCE JAN 1: 31.99 has fallen in Pittsburgh, and the normal about in a year at this point is  27.58, we are above normal at  4.41 At this time in 2016, we had 23.37 of precipitation.


SNOWFALL (IN)
TODAY 0.0
MONTH TO DATE 0.0
SINCE OCT 1 32.0 has fallen, the normal at this point in the calendar year is  41.9, bringing us -9.9 below and this time in the 2015-16 Calendar Year 29.6 of snowfall has fallen.
SINCE JUL 1 0.0 has fallen
SNOW DEPTH 0


 

WIND (MPH)
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 18
HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (340)
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 23
HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (330)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.2


SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6


WEATHER CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
HIGHEST 96% @ 300 AM
LOWEST 52% @ 100 PM
AVERAGE 74%


PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW

MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)
The Normal Maximum is 77  and the record is 98, set in 1884

MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) The Normal Minumum  is 57 and the record is  39, set in 1883

 

SUNRISE AND SUNSET
SEPTEMBER 8 2017…..SUNRISE 655 AM EDT SUNSET 741 PM EDT
SEPTEMBER 9 2017…..SUNRISE 656 AM EDT SUNSET 739 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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