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CXUS52 KRAH 011345  
CLMRDU  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
945 AM EDT SUN MAY 01 2022  
   
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..THE RALEIGH NC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2022
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1887 TO 2022  
 
WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR'S  
VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
RECORD  
HIGH 95 04/23/1980  
04/18/1896  
LOW 23 04/10/1985  
04/09/1972  
HIGHEST 88 04/26 86  
LOWEST 34 04/20 26  
AVG. MAXIMUM 74.0 72.7 1.3 73.7  
AVG. MINIMUM 50.0 48.9 1.1 46.8  
MEAN 62.0 60.8 1.2 60.3  
DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0  
DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0  
DAYS MIN <= 32 0 4  
DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0  
 
PRECIPITATION (INCHES)  
RECORD  
MAXIMUM 8.66 2017  
TOTALS 2.05 3.53 -1.48 0.94  
DAYS >= .01 6  
DAYS >= .10 3  
DAYS >= .50 1  
DAYS >= 1.00 1  
GREATEST  
24 HR. TOTAL 1.39 04/18 TO 04/18  
 
SNOWFALL (INCHES)  
RECORDS  
TOTAL 10.0 1915  
SNOW DEPTH 0 MM  
TOTALS T 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE 7/1 2.7  
SNOWDEPTH AVG. 0  
DAYS >= TRACE 1  
DAYS >= 1.0 0 0.0 0.0 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING TOTAL 149 180 -31 188  
SINCE 7/1 2623 3105 -482 2923  
COOLING TOTAL 67 54 13 54  
SINCE 1/1 102 68 34 68    
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WIND (MPH)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.2  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 30/270 DATE 04/26  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 40/260 DATE 04/26  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.52  
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 10  
NUMBER OF DAYS PC 12  
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 8  
 
AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 60  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH  
THUNDERSTORM 3 MIXED PRECIP 0  
HEAVY RAIN 0 RAIN 2  
LIGHT RAIN 8 FREEZING RAIN 0  
LT FREEZING RAIN 0 HAIL 1  
HEAVY SNOW 0 SNOW 0  
LIGHT SNOW 0 SLEET 0  
FOG 6 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 0  
HAZE 0  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
A RECORD RAINFALL OF 1.39 INCHES WAS SET AT RALEIGH NC ON APRIL 18TH  
2022. THIS BREAKS THE OLD DAILY RECORD OF 0.81 INCHES SET IN 1924.  
 

 
 
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