077  
CDUS44 KLCH 180805  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
305 AM CDT WED AUG 18 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 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 92 11:14 AM 100 2011 93 -1 92  
MINIMUM 77 5:33 AM 63 1992 75 2 76  
AVERAGE 85 84 1 84  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.01 1.49 2002 0.20 -0.19 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 1.08 3.28 -2.20 2.85  
SINCE JUN 1 21.74 16.64 5.10 15.51  
SINCE JAN 1 58.27 40.70 17.57 40.79  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 20 19 1 19  
MONTH TO DATE 315 323 -8 327  
SINCE JUN 1 1381 1389 -8 1388  
SINCE JAN 1 1944 2024 -80 2097    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 14 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (20)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 17 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (20)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 1.8  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 93 3:00 AM  
LOWEST 56 11:00 AM  
AVERAGE 75  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 92 102 2011  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 75 66 1992  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
AUGUST 18 2021........SUNRISE 6:37 AM CDT SUNSET 7:46 PM CDT  
AUGUST 19 2021........SUNRISE 6:38 AM CDT SUNSET 7:45 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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