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CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORL  
416 PM CDT FRI MAY 18 2018  
 
   
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..THE NEW ORLEANS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 18 2018
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1946 TO 2018  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 92 214 PM 94 1962 86 6 86  
MINIMUM 75 223 AM 55 1971 69 6 76  
1967  
AVERAGE 84 77 7 81  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.09 2.23 1980 0.14 -0.05 0.04  
MONTH TO DATE 0.13 2.51 -2.38 6.24  
SINCE MAR 1 8.95 11.67 -2.72 14.57  
SINCE JAN 1 16.59 22.12 -5.53 22.21  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0  
SINCE MAR 1 0.0  
SINCE JUL 1 T  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 5  
SINCE MAR 1 120 170 -50 74  
SINCE JUL 1 1119 1279 -160 635  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 19 12 7 16  
MONTH TO DATE 256 184 72 133  
SINCE MAR 1 462 404 58 480  
SINCE JAN 1 611 441 170 600    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 14 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (200)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 17 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (210)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.1  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
HEAVY RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
HAZE  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100 200 AM  
LOWEST 52 1200 PM  
AVERAGE 76  
   
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THE NEW ORLEANS CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 86 92 1998  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 69 55 1976  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 18 2018...........SUNRISE 606 AM CDT SUNSET 749 PM CDT  
MAY 19 2018...........SUNRISE 605 AM CDT SUNSET 750 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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