960  
CDUS44 KLCH 080807  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
307 AM CDT SAT MAY 08 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 7 2021
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
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)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 85 4:11 PM 92 1896 84 1 80  
1952  
MINIMUM 58 5:25 AM 44 1898 65 -7 58  
AVERAGE 72 74 -2 69  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 2.04 1976 0.17 -0.17 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.90 1.19 -0.29 1.53  
SINCE MAR 1 12.56 9.82 2.74 8.47  
SINCE JAN 1 18.26 19.81 -1.55 18.64  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 7 10 -3 4  
MONTH TO DATE 64 61 3 52  
SINCE MAR 1 286 296 -10 402  
SINCE JAN 1 327 336 -9 456    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 10 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (10)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 16 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NE (30)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 2.7  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 93 1:00 AM  
LOWEST 31 2:00 PM  
AVERAGE 62  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 84 93 1998  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 65 45 1898  
1917  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 8 2021...........SUNRISE 6:19 AM CDT SUNSET 7:50 PM CDT  
MAY 9 2021...........SUNRISE 6:18 AM CDT SUNSET 7:51 PM CDT  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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