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CXUS51 KALY 051550 CCA  
CLMALB  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY  
1150 AM EDT MON APR 01 2021  
   
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..THE ALBANY NY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2021
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1874 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR'S  
VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE DATE(S)  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
RECORD  
HIGH 89 03/31/1998  
LOW -21 03/06/1948  
HIGHEST 75 03/26 75 03/09  
LOWEST 9 03/02 17 03/01  
AVG. MAXIMUM 47.6 44.4 3.2 51.8  
AVG. MINIMUM 25.2 25.7 -0.5 32.7  
MEAN 36.4 35.0 1.4 42.3  
DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0.0 0.0 0  
DAYS MAX <= 32 4 3.5 0.5 0  
DAYS MIN <= 32 25 22.9 2.1 15  
DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0.3 -0.3 0  
 
PRECIPITATION (INCHES)  
RECORD  
MAXIMUM 7.37 1843  
MINIMUM 0.09 1915  
TOTALS 1.79 3.21 -1.42 2.93  
DAILY AVG. 0.06 0.09  
DAYS >= .01 6 12.1 -6.1 11  
DAYS >= .10 5 6.5 -1.5 9  
DAYS >= .50 1 2.2 -1.2 3  
DAYS >= 1.00 0 0.6 -0.6 0  
GREATEST  
24 HR. TOTAL 0.60 03/18 TO 03/18  
 
SNOWFALL (INCHES)  
RECORDS  
TOTAL 50.9 1888  
24 HR TOTAL 30.4 03/12/1888 TO 03/12/1888  
SNOW DEPTH 28 03/14/1993  
TOTALS 0.8 11.0 -10.2 6.4  
SINCE 7/1 54.1 57.9 -3.8 48.7  
SNOWDEPTH AVG. 0  
DAYS >= TRACE 4 5.6 -1.6 9  
DAYS >= 1.0 0 2.5 -2.5 1  
GREATEST  
SNOW DEPTH 1 03/02 5 03/24  
24 HR TOTAL 0.8 03/01  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING TOTAL 879 929 -50 697  
SINCE 7/1 5797 5872 -75 5043  
COOLING TOTAL 0 0 0 0  
SINCE 1/1 0 0 0 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.8  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 41/270 DATE 03/01  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 54/250 DATE 03/01  
54/280 03/12  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.56  
 
AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 58  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH  
THUNDERSTORM 1 MIXED PRECIP 0  
HEAVY RAIN 1 RAIN 2  
LIGHT RAIN 9 FREEZING RAIN 0  
LT FREEZING RAIN 0 HAIL 0  
HEAVY SNOW 1 SNOW 0  
LIGHT SNOW 5 SLEET 0  
FOG 8 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 1  
HAZE 1  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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