2005 Climatological and Significant Weather Summary
Memphis, TN (Airport)


The following is the 2005 year-end climatological summary for the Memphis International Airport:

MONTH

AVGTEMP

DEPART

PRECIP

DEPART

RAINDAYS

January

46.5

+6.6

4.98

+0.74

13 of 31

February

49.6

+4.7

3.19

-1.12

12 of 28

March

53.4

-0.1

3.52

-2.06

11 of 31

April

63.6

+1.5

5.30

-0.49

10 of 30

May

71.7

+1.1

1.10

-4.05

4 of 31

June

81.7

+3.0

1.40

-2.90

9 of 30

July

82.4

-0.1

8.21

+3.99

12 of 31

August

84.8

+3.6

5.68

+2.68

4 of 31

September

78.9

+4.1

1.60

-1.71

6 of 30

October

64.4

+0.6

0.79

-2.52

3 of 31

November

55.7

+3.4

2.33

-3.43

8 of 30

December

42.0

-1.3

1.91

-3.77

8 of 31

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yearly

64.5

+2.3

40.01

-14.64

100 of 365

NOTE: RAINDAYS INDICATE NUMBER OF DAYS WITH AT LEAST 0.01" OF PRECIP.

 

MISCELLANEOUS CLIMATOLOGICAL INFORMATION:

 

PARAMETER MEASURED

2005 

NORMAL 

DEPART 

AVERAGE HIGH

74.1

72.1

+2.0

AVERAGE LOW

55.0

52.5

+2.5

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE

100 ON 06/30, 08/20, AND 08/21

LOWEST TEMPERATURE

18 ON 12/09

DAYS LOW 32 OR LESS

35 DAYS

56 DAYS

- 21 DAYS

DAYS HIGH 90 OR MORE

89 DAYS

63 DAYS

+ 26 DAYS

DAYS HIGH 100 OR MORE

3 DAYS

3 DAYS

0  DAYS

HEATING DEGREE DAYS

2635

3082

- 447

COOLING DEGREE DAYS

2581

2187

+ 394

GREATEST 24 HR RAIN

2.88" ON 08/29 to 08/30

SNOW

TRACE

5.7 INCHES

-5.7 INCHES