350  
CDUS42 KCHS 162114  
CLICXM  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC  
514 PM EDT MON MAY 16 2022  
   
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..THE DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 16 2022
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1870 TO 2022  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 81 1130 AM 96 1915 79 2 80  
MINIMUM 73 430 AM 53 1926 68 5 63  
AVERAGE 77 74 3 72  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 2.28 1922 0.07 -0.07 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 0.39 1.16 -0.77 1.40  
SINCE MAR 1 4.04 7.15 -3.11 6.85  
SINCE JAN 1 7.17 12.27 -5.10 13.02  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 3 0 3 5  
SINCE MAR 1 157 275 -118 204  
SINCE JUL 1 1276 1619 -343 1287  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 12 9 3 7  
MONTH TO DATE 123 115 8 106  
SINCE MAR 1 262 228 34 282  
SINCE JAN 1 279 233 46 291    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 16 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (180)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 19 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (190)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 7.7  
   
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THE DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 79 94 1899  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 68 54 1984  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 16 2022...........SUNRISE 620 AM EDT SUNSET 812 PM EDT  
MAY 17 2022...........SUNRISE 619 AM EDT SUNSET 813 PM EDT  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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