Jim Munley's Local Climate Data

Local Climate Data
Kearny,  NJ
APRIL 2010


Temperature Data  
High 68.5   Low 47.6             
Average Monthly 54.5                
Departure From Normal +3.6       
Normal 43.4 
Highest 92 on 7 
Lowest 38 on 28 
Number of Days With  
Maximum 32F or Below 0  
Maximum 90F or Above 1    
Minimum 32F or Below 0
Minimum 0F or Below 0
Precipitation .01 or More 7
Snow & Ice 1.0+ and More 0
Heavy Fog 1/4 mi. or less 0
Thunderstorms 2
Clear 22
Partly Cloudy 4
Cloudy 4
Heating Degree Days                      
Total This Month  225             
Departure From Normal -133  
Normal 358  nbsp;                   &nbs             
Total for the Season 4214
Departure From Normal -559
Normal 4773
Cooling Degree Days
Total This Month 25
Departure From Normal +12
Normal 13
Total for the Season 25
Departure From Normal +12
Normal 13 
Precipitation Data
Total for the Month 3.66 inches
Departure From Normal -.25 inches
24-Hours 1.42 on 25
Normal 3.91  inches
Wind Data
Average Speed 6.7  mph
Average Direction WNW
Fastest 19
Direction N
Date 19
Snow & Ice
Total .0
24-Hours .0 on .0
Departure -1.0
Normal 1.0
Pressure Data
Highest 30.59 on 14
Lowest 29.27 on 27
Averaged 29.92
APRIL 2010:

The month featured a positive NAO the first half of the month and negative NAO the second half of the month. The PNA was positive. The temperature averaged 58.1F and was the warmest such month on record (1977). The month was also the second consecutive month of above normal temperatures. Only 4 days averaged below normal. Temperature extremes included 92F on the 7th and 38F on the 28th. There were 22 days with maximums of 60F or higher, 13 days with maximums of 60F or higher and 6 days with maximums of 70F or higher, 12 days with maximums of 70F or higher and 4 days with maximums of 80F or higher.  

Precipitation totaled 3.66 inches and tied with April 1979 as the 17th driest such month on record. There were only 7 days with me4asurable precipitation (normal is 12). The most received in a 24-hour period was 1.42 inches on the 25th. This was a record for the day.

Jim G. Munley, jr.

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