481  
CDUS44 KLCH 310817  
CLILFT  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES, LA  
317 AM CDT TUE AUG 31 2021  
   
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..THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 30 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 90 2:53 PM 104 2000 92 -2 91  
MINIMUM 77 11:51 PM 59 1906 74 3 76  
AVERAGE 84 83 1 84  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 1.40 1974 0.20 -0.20 0.13  
MONTH TO DATE 2.76 6.06 -3.30 11.64  
SINCE JUN 1 23.42 19.42 4.00 24.30  
SINCE JAN 1 59.95 43.48 16.47 49.58  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 19 18 1 19  
MONTH TO DATE 577 559 18 561  
SINCE JUN 1 1643 1625 18 1622  
SINCE JAN 1 2206 2260 -54 2331    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 24 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (310)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 36 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (300)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 12.2  
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 87 11:00 PM  
LOWEST 58 3:00 PM  
AVERAGE 73  
   
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THE LAFAYETTE CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 91 103 2000  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 74 60 1946  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
AUGUST 31 2021........SUNRISE 6:44 AM CDT SUNSET 7:31 PM CDT  
SEPTEMBER 1 2021.....SUNRISE 6:45 AM CDT SUNSET 7:30 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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