907  
NOUS41 KPBZ 011338  
PNSPBZ  
MDZ001-OHZ039>041-048>050-057>059-068-069-PAZ007>009-013>016-  
020>023-029-031-073>076-WVZ001>004-012-021>023-041-030000-  
 
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
936 AM EDT FRI SEP 1 2017  
   
..MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR AUGUST 2017
 
 
********* PITTSBURGH MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2017.  
THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 88. THE RECORD MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE IS 103 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 1918. THE MINIMUM  
TEMPERATURE WAS 51. THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 39 DEGREES  
WHICH WAS SET IN 1982. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 70.3 DEGREES  
WHICH IS 1.2 DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 71.5  
DEGREES. THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES. THE  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT FALL BELOW 32 DEGREES. A TOTAL OF 2.63  
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 0.85 INCHES  
BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.48. 8 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL  
TO 0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED. 0.10 INCHES OF  
PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL ON 7 DAYS. 0.50 INCHES OF  
PRECIPITATION OR GREATER WERE OBSERVED ON 2 DAYS. THERE WERE NO  
DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES. THE  
MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS 0.66 INCHES ON AUGUST 19. THE  
AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.08 INCHES. THERE  
WERE 178 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 31 BELOW THE  
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 209 DAYS. THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS 5 MILES  
PER HOUR. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 32 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTHWEST  
AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 4. THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 42 MILES PER  
HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 19.  
 
********* ZANESVILLE MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE ZANESVILLE OH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2017.  
THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 91. THE RECORD MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE IS 105 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 50. THE  
RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 44 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 2009. THE  
AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 70.6 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.1 DEGREES BELOW THE  
NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 71.7 DEGREES. THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE  
EXCEEDED 90 DEGREES ON 1 DAY THIS PERIOD. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE  
DID NOT FALL BELOW 32 DEGREES. A TOTAL OF 1.44 INCHES OF  
PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 1.79 INCHES BELOW THE  
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.23. 10 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01  
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED. 0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION  
OR GREATER FELL ON 5 DAYS. 0.50 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER  
WERE OBSERVED ON 1 DAY. THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION  
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCHES. THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR  
PRECIPITATION WAS 0.52 INCHES ON AUGUST 19. THE AVERAGE DAILY  
PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.05 INCHES. THERE WERE 184  
COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 32 BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT  
OF 216 DAYS. THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS LESS THAN 5 MILES AN  
HOUR. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 26 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE NORTHWEST AND  
OCCURRED ON AUGUST 22. THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 35 MILES PER HOUR  
FROM THE NORTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 22.  
 
********* MORGANTOWN MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE MORGANTOWN WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 2017.  
THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 89. THE RECORD MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE IS 105 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 52. THE  
RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 49 DEGREES WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 2014.  
THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 70.5 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.5 DEGREES BELOW  
THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 72.0 DEGREES. THE MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DID  
NOT FALL BELOW 32 DEGREES. A TOTAL OF 2.53 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION  
FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 1.02 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT  
OF 3.55. 7 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01 INCHES OF  
PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED. 0.10 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR  
GREATER FELL ON 4 DAYS. 0.50 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER  
WERE OBSERVED ON 1 DAY. 1 DAY WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00  
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS OBSERVED. THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR  
PRECIPITATION WAS 1.57 INCHES ON AUGUST 18. THE AVERAGE DAILY  
PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.08 INCHES. THERE WERE 180  
COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 45 BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT  
OF 225 DAYS. THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS LESS THAN 5 MILES AN  
HOUR. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 16 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTHEAST AND  
OCCURRED ON AUGUST 28. THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 26 MILES PER HOUR  
FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON AUGUST 22.  
 

 
 
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