874  
NOUS41 KPBZ 011349  
PNSPBZ  
 
ZCZC PITPNSPBZ ALL  
TTAA00 KPBZ DDHHMM  
MDZ001-OHZ039>041-048>050-057>059-068-069-PAZ007>009-013>016-  
020>023-029-031-073>076-WVZ001>004-012-021>023-041-020000-  
 
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
939 AM EDT FRI MAY 1 2015  
   
..MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR APRIL 2015
 
 
********* PITTSBURGH MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 2015. THE MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 80. THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 90  
DEGREES WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 1925. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 26. THE  
RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 11 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 1923. THE AVERAGE  
TEMPERATURE WAS 52.9 DEGREES WHICH IS 2.0 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL AVERAGE  
TEMPERATURE OF 50.9 DEGREES. THE MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90  
DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 3 DAYS THIS  
PERIOD. A TOTAL OF 3.95 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE  
PERIOD WHICH IS 0.84 INCHES ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.11. 17  
DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01 OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION  
WERE OBSERVED. ONE-TENTH OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL  
ON 12 DAYS. ONE-HALF OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER WERE  
OBSERVED ON 1 DAY. THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION GREATER  
THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCH. THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS  
0.74 OF AN INCH BETWEEN APRIL 7 AND 8TH. THE AVERAGE DAILY  
PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.13 OF AN INCH. A TOTAL OF 0.3 OF  
AN INCH OF SNOWFALL. THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF SNOWFALL IS 1.5 INCHES.  
THERE WERE 359 HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 72 BELOW THE  
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 431 DAYS. THERE WAS 1 COOLING DEGREE DAY THIS  
PERIOD WHICH IS 8 BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 9 DAYS. THE MEAN WIND  
FOR THE PERIOD WAS 9 MILES PER HOUR. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 31 MILES  
PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON APRIL 21. THE MAXIMUM  
WIND GUST WAS 44 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON APRIL  
10.  
 
APRIL PITTSBURGH  
 
AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION SNOWFALL  
 
55.4 1.76 T 2010  
53.3 5.13 0.8 2011  
50.4 1.31 T 2012  
52.4 3.27 T 2013  
52.2 4.47 0.1 2014  
 
********* ZANESVILLE MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE ZANESVILLE OH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 2015. THE MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 79. THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 88  
DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 24. THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 21  
DEGREES WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 2014. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 52.2 DEGREES  
WHICH IS 0.7 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 51.5 DEGREES. THE  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED  
BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 6 DAYS THIS PERIOD. A TOTAL OF 6.06 INCHES OF  
PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 2.62 INCHES ABOVE THE  
NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.44. 14 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01  
OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION WERE OBSERVED. ONE-TENTH OF AN INCH OF  
PRECIPITATION OR GREATER FELL ON 13 DAYS. ONE-HALF OF AN INCH OF  
PRECIPITATION OR GREATER WERE OBSERVED ON 4 DAYS. 1 DAY WITH  
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCH OF PRECIPITATION WAS OBSERVED.  
THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION WAS 2.14 INCHES BETWEEN APRIL 8  
AND 9TH. THE AVERAGE DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.20  
INCHES. THERE WERE 380 HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 33  
BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 413 DAYS. THERE WAS 1 COOLING DEGREE DAY  
THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 7 BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 8 DAYS. THE MEAN  
WIND FOR THE PERIOD WAS 7 MILES PER HOUR. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 31  
MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON APRIL 21. THE MAXIMUM  
WIND GUST WAS 45 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND OCCURRED ON  
APRIL 21.  
 
APRIL  
 
AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION  
 
55.7 1.52 2010  
54.3 8.04 2011  
51.3 2.27 2012  
52.1 2.52 2013  
52.6 6.40 2014  
 
********* MORGANTOWN MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE MORGANTOWN WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 2015. THE MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 83. THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 92  
DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE WAS 26. THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 24  
DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN 2013. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 54.6 DEGREES WHICH  
IS 1.9 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 52.7 DEGREES. THE  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE DROPPED  
BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 1 DAY THIS PERIOD. A TOTAL OF 5.55 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION  
FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 2.03 INCHES ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.52.  
19 DAYS WITH GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION  
WERE OBSERVED. ONE-TENTH OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER  
FELL ON 15 DAYS. ONE-HALF OF AN INCH OF PRECIPITATION OR GREATER  
WERE OBSERVED ON 4 DAYS. THERE WERE NO DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION  
GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO 1.00 INCH. THE MAXIMUM 24 HOUR  
PRECIPITATION WAS 1.07 INCHES BETWEEN APRIL 9 AND 10TH. THE AVERAGE  
DAILY PRECIPITATION FOR THE PERIOD WAS 0.19 INCHES. THERE WERE 312  
HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 70 BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT  
OF 382 DAYS. THERE WERE 8 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS  
6 BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 14 DAYS. THE MEAN WIND FOR THE PERIOD  
WAS 6 MILES PER HOUR. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 26 MILES PER HOUR FROM  
THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON APRIL 20. THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 41  
MILES PER HOUR FROM THE EAST AND OCCURRED ON APRIL 19.  
 
APRIL  
 
AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION  
 
57.9 1.94 2010  
55.6 7.23 2011  
51.9 1.23 2012  
56.3 1.81 2013  
55.4 3.03 2014  
 

 
 
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