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Statement as of 5:30 PM PDT on September 01, 2015


... August 2015 climatological summary for Bakersfield and Fresno...
... 100-degree days so far...
... Rainfall departures...

   note... data are provisional and subject to revision by the
          National climatic data center

... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... Bakersfield... ... ... ..Fresno

Rainfall
month
August 2015... ... ... ... 0... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0
normal August... ... ... .0.04 inch... ... ... ... .0.01 inch
departure from nrml... -0.04 inch... ... ... ... -0.01 inch
percent of normal... ... 0... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0
rain season /July 1 to June 30/
through Aug 2015... ... .0.04 inch... ... ... ... .0.43 inch
normal through Aug... ..0.04 inch... ... ... ... .0.02 inch
departure from nrml... .0... ... ... ... ... ... ... 0.41 inch
percent of normal... ..100.0... ... ... ... ... .2150.0
water year /October 1 to September 30/
through Aug 2015... ... .5.33 inches... ... ... ..6.85 inches
normal through Aug... ..6.39 inches... ... ... .11.33 inches
departure from nrml... -1.06 inch... ... ... ... -4.45 inches
percent of normal... ... 83.4... ... ... ... ... ... 60.5

Temperature
average high
August 2015... ... ... ... 97.4... ... ... ... ... ... 97.1
normal August... ... ... .95.8... ... ... ... ... ... 97.1
departure... ... ... ... ... 1.6... ... ... ... ... ... .0
highest... ... ... ... ... ..109... ... ... ... ... ... .108
date... ... ... ... ... ... .17th... ... ... ... ... ... 17th
average low
August 2015... ... ... ... 70.6... ... ... ... ... ... 67.6
normal August... ... ... .69.0... ... ... ... ... ... 66.2
departure... ... ... ... ... 1.6... ... ... ... ... ... .1.4
lowest... ... ... ... ... ... .64... ... ... ... ... ... ..62
date... ... ... ... ... ... ..5th... ... ... ... ... ... .5th
average temperature
August 2015... ... ... ... 84.0... ... ... ... ... ... 82.4
normal August... ... ... .82.4... ... ... ... ... ... 81.7
departure... ... ... ... ... 1.6... ... ... ... ... ... .0.7

&&

Records tied or broken in August

Bakersfield

17th... record high temperature for the date of 109 degrees. The old
       record was 107 degrees... set in 1992.

Fresno

No temperature or rainfall records were broken or tied at
   Fresno-Yosemite international Airport during August 2015.

&&

100-degree days so far

        Bakersfield Fresno

May 1 0
June 13 11
July 8 11
August 8 10

Total 30 32 /through August 31st/

&&

Rainfall departures

                                   Bakersfield Fresno

Last month... ... .actual... ... ... ... .0... ... ... ... ... ..0
                 normal... ... ... ... .0.04 inch... ... ... 0.01 inch
                 departure... ... ... -0.04 inch... ... ..-0.01 inch
                 pct of normal... ... 0... ... ... ... ... ..0

Last 3 months... .actual... ... ... ... .0.04 inch... ... ... 0.44 inch
                 normal... ... ... ... .0.12 inch... ... ... 0.23 inch
                 departure... ... ... -0.08 inch... ... ... 0.21 inch
                 pct of normal... ... 33.3... ... ... ... .191.3

Last 6 months... .actual... ... ... ... .1.07 inch... ... ... 2.32 inch
                 normal... ... ... ... .2.03 inches... ... .3.64 inches
                 departure... ... ... -0.96 inch... ... ..-1.32 inch
                 pct of normal... ... 52.7... ... ... ... ..63.7

Last 12 months... actual... ... ... ... .5.34 inches... ... .7.03 inches
                 normal... ... ... ... .6.47 inches... ... 11.50 inches
                 departure... ... ... -1.13 inches... ... -4.47 inches
                 pct of normal... ... 82.5... ... ... ... ..61.1

Since Jan 1st... .actual... ... ... ... .2.66 inches... ... .3.66 inches
                 normal... ... ... ... .4.43 inches... ... .7.86 inches
                 departure... ... ... -1.77 inch... ... ..-4.20 inches
                 pct of normal... ... 60.0... ... ... ... ..46.6

&&


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