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Local Climate Data

Local Climate Data
Kearny, NJ


Temperature Data                                    
High 81.5 Low 62.3             
Average Monthly  71.8              
Departure From Normal  +0.2

Highest 93 on 14

Lowest  48 on 25

Heating Degree Days                      
Total This Month 20            
Departure From Normal  -22  
Total for the Season  20

Departure From Normal  -24

Cooling Degree Days
Total This Month  233

Departure From Normal  +81
Total for the Season 1524

Departure From Normal +303

Precipitation Data
Total for the Month 2.36
Departure From Normal  -2.12  inches
24-Hours .67 inches  on 14

Normal 4.48 inches

Snow & Ice
Total  .0”  inches
24-Hours .0” inches  on 0

Departure .0”  inches

Normal 0” inches



Wind Data
Average Speed 6.8  mph
Average Direction NW
Fastest  22
Direction NE

Date 29

Pressure Data
Highest  30.38 on 30

Lowest  29.79 on  10

Averaged  30.08

Number of Days With   
Maximum 32F or Below  0  
Maximum 90F or Above 5    
Minimum 32F or Below  0

Minimum 0F or Below 0
Precipitation .01 or More  8
Snow & Ice 1.0+ and More  0
Heavy Fog 1/4 mi. or less 0

Thunderstorms  4
Clear 9
Partly Cloudy 16
Cloudy 5


The temperature for September averaged 71.8F and was 0.2F above normal.  The month ranked as the 3rd warmest such month on record (since 1977) and the warmest since 2005.  The month was also the 3rd consecutive such month with above normal temperatures. Eleven days averaged near or below normal. There were 5 days with maximums of 90F or higher and 12 days with maximums of 80F and lower. Temperatures extremes included 93F on the 14th and 48F on the 25th.    

Precipitation totaled only 2.36 inches (53 percent of normal) and ranked as the 10th driest such month on record and the driest since 1997. The month was also the 2nd consecutive month with below normal precipitation. The most to fall in a 24-hour period was .67 of an inch in the 14th. There were 8 days with measurable precipitation. There were 9 clear days and 5 overcast days.

Jim G. Munley, Jr.

Jim G. Munley, Jr.


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