840  
CDUS44 KLCH 221055  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
555 AM CDT SAT MAY 22 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 21 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 78 4:06 PM 96 1899 87 -9 88  
2005  
MINIMUM 72 4:00 AM 50 1954 69 3 70  
AVERAGE 75 78 -3 79  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.26 3.28 1983 0.17 0.09 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 19.04 3.45 15.59 7.59  
SINCE MAR 1 30.70 12.08 18.62 14.53  
SINCE JAN 1 36.40 22.07 14.33 24.70  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 10 13 -3 14  
MONTH TO DATE 179 220 -41 172  
SINCE MAR 1 401 455 -54 522  
SINCE JAN 1 442 495 -53 576    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 13 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION E (110)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 22 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION E (100)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.2  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
HEAVY RAIN  
RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 94 11:00 AM  
LOWEST 74 4:00 PM  
AVERAGE 84  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 87 97 2005  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 69 50 1919  
1954  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 22 2021...........SUNRISE 6:10 AM CDT SUNSET 7:59 PM CDT  
MAY 23 2021...........SUNRISE 6:10 AM CDT SUNSET 8:00 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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