480  
CDUS44 KLCH 222236  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
536 PM CDT SAT MAY 22 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 22 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
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)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 86 2:36 PM 97 2005 87 -1 88  
MINIMUM 71 6:38 AM 50 1919 69 2 72  
1954  
AVERAGE 79 78 1 80  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.02 5.07 2008 0.19 -0.17 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 19.06 3.64 15.42 7.59  
SINCE MAR 1 30.72 12.27 18.45 14.53  
SINCE JAN 1 36.42 22.26 14.16 24.70  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
COOLING  
TODAY 14 13 1 15  
MONTH TO DATE 193 233 -40 187  
SINCE MAR 1 415 468 -53 537  
SINCE JAN 1 456 508 -52 591    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 13 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (140)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 23 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION E (90)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.3  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 87 3:00 AM  
LOWEST 46 2:00 PM  
AVERAGE 67  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 88 98 1902  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 69 54 2001  
2002  
 
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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