705  
CDUS44 KLCH 202337  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
537 PM CST WED JAN 20 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JANUARY 20 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 70 3:40 PM 87 1916 62 8 53  
MINIMUM 51 2:11 AM 16 1985 43 8 37  
AVERAGE 61 52 9 45  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 9.99 1993 0.19 -0.19 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.12 3.69 -2.57 4.61  
SINCE DEC 1 5.27 9.27 -4.00 7.08  
SINCE JAN 1 1.12 3.69 -2.57 4.61  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 T 1978 0.0 0.0 0.0  
1985  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE DEC 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE JUL 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SNOW DEPTH MM  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 4 13 -9 20  
MONTH TO DATE 317 260 57 128  
SINCE DEC 1 668 615 53 370  
SINCE JUL 1 777 814 -37 657    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 9 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (190)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 13 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NE (60)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.5  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
FOG  
HAZE  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 93 3:00 AM  
LOWEST 63 2:00 PM  
AVERAGE 78  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 62 81 1927  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 43 13 1985  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
JANUARY 20 2021.......SUNRISE 7:04 AM CST SUNSET 5:35 PM CST  
JANUARY 21 2021.......SUNRISE 7:03 AM CST SUNSET 5:36 PM CST  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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