557  
CXUS52 KTBW 012300  
CLMSRQ  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY FL  
700 PM EDT WED SEP 01 2021  
   
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...THE SARASOTA BRADENTON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2021...  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1911 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR'S  
VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE DATE(S)  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
ALL-TIME AUGUST RECORD  
HIGH 101 08/01/1972  
LOW 64 08/30/1930  
 
AUGUST 2021  
HIGHEST 96 08/18 MM MM 97 08/26  
08/25  
08/01  
LOWEST 73 08/12 MM MM 74 08/19  
AVG. MAXIMUM 90.4 91.5 -1.1 92.9  
AVG. MINIMUM 76.4 75.3 1.1 77.5  
MEAN 83.4 83.4 0.0 85.2  
DAYS MAX >= 90 22 22.1 -0.1 29  
DAYS MAX <= 32 0 0.0 0.0 0  
DAYS MIN <= 32 0 0.0 0.0 0  
DAYS MIN <= 0 0 0.0 0.0 0  
 
PRECIPITATION (INCHES)  
ALL-TIME AUGUST RECORD  
MAXIMUM 24.42 1981  
MINIMUM 2.51 1938  
 
AUGUST 2021  
TOTALS 9.33 9.11 0.22 4.67  
DAILY AVG. 0.30 0.29 0.01 0.15  
DAYS >= .01 18 17.5 0.5 15  
DAYS >= .10 13 11.7 1.3 11  
DAYS >= .50 7 5.1 1.9 3  
DAYS >= 1.00 3 2.2 0.8 0  
GREATEST  
24 HR. TOTAL 1.97 08/10 TO 08/11  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING TOTAL 0 0 0 0  
SINCE 7/1 0 0 0 0  
COOLING TOTAL 576 570 6 632  
SINCE 1/1 2674 2543 131 3076    
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WIND (MPH)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.5  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 39/160 DATE 08/28  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION 47/170 DATE 08/28  
 
SKY COVER (DOES NOT INCLUDE ANY CLOUDS ABOVE 12000 FEET)  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT) MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.20  
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 27  
NUMBER OF DAYS PC 4  
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY 0  
 
AVERAGE RH (PERCENT) 78  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH  
THUNDERSTORM 21 MIXED PRECIP 0  
HEAVY RAIN 11 RAIN 16  
LIGHT RAIN 18 FREEZING RAIN 0  
LT FREEZING RAIN 0 HAIL 0  
HEAVY SNOW 0 SNOW 0  
LIGHT SNOW 0 SLEET 0  
FOG 16 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 2  
HAZE 1    
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REMARKS  
THE AUGUST 2021 MONTHLY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 83.4 DEGREES TIES  
WITH 2010...2009 AND 1989 AS THE 12TH WARMEST AUGUST SINCE  
RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911. THE WARMEST AUGUST HAD AN AVERAGE  
TEMPERATURE OF 85.2 DEGREES IN 2020 WHILE THE COOLEST AUGUST HAD  
AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 79.6 DEGREES IN 1911.  
 
THE AUGUST 2021 MONTHLY RAINFALL TOTAL OF 9.33 INCHES RANKS AS  
THE 42ND WETTEST/70TH DRIEST AUGUST SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1911.  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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