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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...UPDATED RECENT FIVE YEAR CLIMATE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PITTSBURGH PA  
955 AM EDT MON JUN 1 2020  
   
..MONTHLY CLIMATE DATA FOR MAY 2020
 
 
********* PITTSBURGH MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE PITTSBURGH PA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 2020. THE  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 88. THE NORMAL MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE IS 86. THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 95 DEGREES  
WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 1887. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD  
WAS 28. THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 26 DEGREES WHICH WAS LAST  
SET IN 1970. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 58.2 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.9  
DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 60.1 DEGREES. THE  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM  
TEMPERATURE DROPPED BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 3 DAYS THIS PERIOD. A TOTAL  
OF 2.19 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 1.76  
INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 3.95. A TRACE OF SNOW FELL DURING  
THE PERIOD. THE DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL IS 0.00. THERE WERE 265  
HEATING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 69 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT  
OF 196 DAYS. THERE WERE 61 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS  
19 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 42 DAYS. THE MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WIND  
WAS 32 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON MAY 10. THE  
MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 42 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED  
ON MAY 10.  
 
RECENT MAY CLIMATOLOGY FOR PITTSBURGH  
 
YEAR AVG HI AVG LOW AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION SNOWFALL  
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2015 77.4 54.8 66.1 2.72 0.0  
2016 71.0 51.5 61.2 3.61 T  
2017 70.2 51.0 60.6 5.15 0.0  
2018 79.2 58.8 69.0 2.83 0.0  
2019 73.9 54.1 64.0 5.97 0.0  
 
********* ZANESVILLE MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE ZANESVILLE OH CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 2020. THE  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 88. THE NORMAL MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE IS 86. THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 98 DEGREES  
WHICH WAS SET IN 1911. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS  
28. THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 23 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET IN  
1966. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 59.2 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.4 DEGREES  
BELOW THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 60.6 DEGREES. THE MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE  
DROPPED BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 6 DAYS THIS PERIOD. A TOTAL OF 5.64  
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 1.45 INCHES  
ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 4.19. THERE WERE 249 HEATING DEGREE DAYS  
THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 67 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 182 DAYS. THERE  
WERE 75 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 30 ABOVE THE NORMAL  
AMOUNT OF 45 DAYS. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 26 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE  
WEST AND OCCURRED ON MAY 10. THE MAXIMUM WIND GUST WAS 38 MILES PER  
HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON MAY 10.  
 
RECENT MAY CLIMATOLOGY FOR ZANESVILLE  
 
YEAR AVG HI AVG LOW AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION  
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2015 77.1 52.8 65.0 2.51  
2016 73.2 51.8 62.5 2.44  
2017 72.0 51.9 62.0 4.59  
2018 81.0 58.5 69.7 4.02  
2019 75.8 54.3 65.1 4.28  
 
********* MORGANTOWN MONTHLY SUMMARY **********  
 
THE MORGANTOWN WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 2020. THE  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD WAS 89. THE NORMAL MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE IS 87. THE RECORD MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 95 DEGREES  
WHICH WAS LAST SET IN 1919. THE MINIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THE PERIOD  
WAS 27. THE RECORD MINIMUM TEMPERATURE IS 25 DEGREES WHICH WAS SET  
IN 1947. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 59.4 DEGREES WHICH IS 1.7  
DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 61.1 DEGREES. THE  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE DID NOT EXCEED 90 DEGREES. THE MINIMUM  
TEMPERATURE DROPPED BELOW 32 DEGREES ON 2 DAYS THIS PERIOD. A TOTAL  
OF 3.16 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL DURING THE PERIOD WHICH IS 1.45  
INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 4.61. THERE WERE 246 HEATING  
DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 76 ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 170  
DAYS. THERE WERE 79 COOLING DEGREE DAYS THIS PERIOD WHICH IS 28  
ABOVE THE NORMAL AMOUNT OF 51 DAYS. THE MAXIMUM WIND WAS 23 MILES  
PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON MAY 10. THE MAXIMUM WIND  
GUST WAS 41 MILES PER HOUR FROM THE WEST AND OCCURRED ON MAY 10.  
 
RECENT MAY CLIMATOLOGY FOR MORGANTOWN  
 
YEAR AVG HI AVG LOW AVG TEMP PRECIPITATION  
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2015 79.6 55.7 67.7 1.22  
2016 71.2 51.6 61.4 5.21  
2017 72.1 52.0 62.1 5.51  
2018 80.2 58.6 69.4 5.83  
2019 76.1 57.5 66.8 5.32  
 

 
 
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