May

Preliminary Local Climatological Data for
Poughkeepsie, NY

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Code Key

STATION: POUGHKEEPSIE
MONTH: MAY
YEAR: 2005
LATITUDE: 41 37 N
LONGITUDE: 73 53 W

TEMPERATURE IN F: :PCPN: SNOW: WIND :SUNSHINE: SKY :PK WND

1 2 3 4 5 6A 6B 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
AVG MX 2MIN
DY MAX MIN AVG DEP HDD CDD WTR SNW DPTH SPD SPD DIR MIN PSBL S-S WX SPD DR

1 62 41 52 M 13 0 0.09 M M 5.5 25 280 M M 7 12 32 270
2 63 34 49 M 16 0 0.08 M M 6.4 25 250 M M 5 18 30 220
3 57 34 46 M 19 0 T M M 5.6 16 230 M M 4 1 21 230
4 57 32 45 M 20 0 0.00 M M 2.9 14 280 M M 7 16 10
5 62 31 47 M 18 0 0.00 M M 2.8 10 160 M M 1 1 13 170
6 57 36 47 M 18 0 0.00 M M 3.8 13 80 M M 3 1 16 130
7 62 46 54 M 11 0 0.00 M M 12.8 26 10 M M 7 33 350
8 60 48 54 M 11 0 T M M 14.4 28 10 M M 9 36 10
9 74 45 60 M 5 0 0.00 M M 6.0 16 360 M M 1 20 20
10 77 45 61 M 4 0 0.00 M M 5.2 13 160 M M 0 1 16 160
11 82 49 66 M 0 1 0.00 M M 4.3 13 130 M M 1 1 15 160
12 64 40 52 M 13 0 0.00 M M 10.5 25 360 M M 1 1 30 10
13 66 32 49 M 16 0 0.00 M M 4.6 12 10 M M 0 15 360
14 77 51 64 M 1 0 0.06 M M 5.7 14 140 M M 4 1 18 230
15 75 58 67 M 0 2 0.03 M M 3.4 14 30 M M 7 18 16 30
16 72 50 61 M 4 0 0.12 M M 7.2 15 10 M M 7 13 18 250
17 67 42 55 M 10 0 0.00 M M 5.4 13 10 M M 4 18 50
18 68 44 56 M 9 0 0.00 M M 3.0 15 20 M M 6 18 320
19 69 37 53 M 12 0 0.00 M M 3.8 16 40 M M 2 21 40
20 63 44 54 M 11 0 0.00 M M 1.8 10 260 M M 2 18 260
21 72 37 55 M 10 0 0.06 M M 5.9 20 320 M M 3 1 23 320
22 56 46 51 M 14 0 0.18 M M 4.0 14 10 M M 10 1 17 20
23 64 46 55 M 10 0 0.05 M M 3.7 14 10 M M 9 1 17 20
24 57 47 52 M 13 0 0.25 M M 7.2 20 40 M M 10 1 24 40
25 55 49 52 M 13 0 0.14 M M 12.0 22 30 M M 10 1 31 20
26 59 53 56 M 9 0 0.05 M M 8.5 21 360 M M 10 1 26 360
27 82 49 66 M 0 1 T M M 3.7 26 290 M M 6 3 37 310
28 78 45 62 M 3 0 0.59 M M 3.3 16 270 M M 4 1 21 220
29 75 53 64 M 1 0 0.28 M M 3.4 24 260 M M 8 138 31 260
30 76 46 61 M 4 0 0.00 M M 2.6 18 240 M M 2 1 23 250
31 78 49 64 M 1 0 0.00 M M 3.3 10 310 M M 4 14 30

SM 2086 1359 289 4 1.98 0.0 172.7 M 154

AV 67.3 43.8 5.6 FASTST PSBL % 5 MAX(MPH)
MISC ——> 28 10 37 310

NOTES:

  1. LAST OF SEVERAL OCCURRENCES

COLUMN 17 PEAK WIND IN M.P.H.

PRELIMINARY LOCAL CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA (WS FORM: F-6) , PAGE 2

STATION: POUGHKEEPSIE
MONTH: MAY
YEAR: 2005
LATITUDE: 41 37 N
LONGITUDE: 73 53 W

[TEMPERATURE DATA] [PRECIPITATION DATA] SYMBOLS USED IN COLUMN 16

AVERAGE MONTHLY: 55.6 TOTAL FOR MONTH: 1.98 1 = FOG
DPTR FM NORMAL: -2.8 DPTR FM NORMAL: -2.75 2 = FOG REDUCING VISIBILITY
HIGHEST: 82 ON 27,11 GRTST 24HR 0.81 ON 28-29 TO 1/4 MILE OR LESS
LOWEST: 31 ON 5 3 = THUNDER
SNOW, ICE PELLETS, HAIL 4 = ICE PELLETS
TOTAL MONTH: M INCH 5 = HAIL
GRTST 24HR M 6 = GLAZE OR RIME
GRTST DEPTH: M 7 = BLOWING DUST OR SAND:
VSBY 1/2 MILE OR LESS
8 = SMOKE OR HAZE
[NO. OF DAYS WITH] [WEATHER - DAYS WITH] 9 = BLOWING SNOW
X = TORNADO
MAX 32 OR BELOW: 0 0.01 INCH OR MORE: 13
MAX 90 OR ABOVE: 0 0.10 INCH OR MORE: 6
MIN 32 OR BELOW: 3 0.50 INCH OR MORE: 1
MIN 0 OR BELOW: 0 1.00 INCH OR MORE: 0

[HDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO. 289 CLEAR (SCALE 0-3) 11
DPTR FM NORMAL 69 PTCLDY (SCALE 4-7) 13
SEASONAL TOTAL 6094 CLOUDY (SCALE 8-10) 7
DPTR FM NORMAL -302

[CDD (BASE 65) ]
TOTAL THIS MO. 4
DPTR FM NORMAL -11 [PRESSURE DATA]
SEASONAL TOTAL 6 HIGHEST SLP M ON M
DPTR FM NORMAL -9 LOWEST SLP M ON M

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