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Statement as of 12:04 PM PDT on September 04, 2015


... Labor Day weather statistics...

.Sea-tac Airport...

Observations began in 1945

Highest temperature... 94 degrees in 1981
lowest temperature... 45 degrees in 1992*

Lowest maximum temperature... 58 degrees in 1970*
highest minimum temperature... 69 degrees in 1974

Most precipitation... 0.46 inches in 2007

Normal high temperature... 73 degrees**
normal low temperature... 54 degrees**
normal precipitation... 0.04 inches**

Climatic data for the past 10 labor days

Year high low precip

2014(9/1) 74 55 0.00
2013(9/2) 82 63 trace
2012(9/3) 73 55 0.00
2011(9/5) 82 54 0.00
2010(9/6) 61 51 0.12
2009(9/7) 65 55 0.38
2008(9/1) 64 50 0.00
2007(9/3) 77 58 0.46
2006(9/4) 81 53 0.00
2005(9/5) 70 52 0.00


.Olympia Airport...

Observations began in 1948

Highest temperature... 96 degrees in 1981
lowest temperature... 34 degrees in 1992

Lowest maximum temperature... 59 degrees in 1959
highest minimum temperature... 58 degrees in 1953

Most precipitation... 0.58 inches in 1980

Normal high temperature... 75 degrees**
normal low temperature... 48 degrees**
normal precipitation... 0.05 inches**

Climatic data for the past 10 labor days

Year high low precip

2014(9/1) 75 51 0.00
2013(9/2) 80 57 0.01
2012(9/3) 74 42 0.00
2011(9/5) 84 42 0.00
2010(9/6) 64 50 0.14
2009(9/7) 67 45 0.29
2008(9/1) 66 42 0.00
2007(9/3) 79 54 0.39
2006(9/4) 81 46 0.00
2005(9/5) 72 45 0.00


.Quillayute Airport...

Observations began in 1966

Highest temperature... 89 degrees in 1981
lowest temperature... 40 degrees in 1999

Lowest maximum temperature... 59 degrees in 2010*
highest minimum temperature... 57 degrees in 2007

Most precipitation... 2.38 inches in 1980

Normal high temperature... 68 degrees**
normal low temperature... 49 degrees**
normal precipitation... 0.11 inches**

Climatic data for the past 10 labor days

Year high low precip

2014(9/1) 68 50 0.01
2013(9/2) 74 54 0.03
2012(9/3) 64 49 0.00
2011(9/5) 68 48 0.00
2010(9/6) 59 52 0.69
2009(9/7) 63 49 0.04
2008(9/1) 61 47 0.00
2007(9/3) 65 57 1.27
2006(9/4) 63 51 0.00
2005(9/5) 68 42 0.00


.Hoquiam Airport...

Observations began in 1953

Highest temperature... 89 degrees in 1974*
lowest temperature... 41 degrees in 1956

Lowest maximum temperature... 58 degrees in 2010
highest minimum temperature... 63 degrees in 2007

Most precipitation... 1.14 inches in 1980

Normal high temperature... 68 degrees**
normal low temperature... 52 degrees**
normal precipitation... 0.06 inches**

Climatic data for the past 10 labor days

Year high low precip

2014(9/1) 68 57 0.00
2013(9/2) 71 54 0.07
2012(9/3) 66 52 0.00
2011(9/5) 65 51 0.00
2010(9/6) 58 55 0.18
2009(9/7) 65 51 0.00
2008(9/1) 63 50 0.00
2007(9/3) 71 63 0.00
2006(9/4) 63 52 0.00
2005(9/5) 68 47 0.00


.Bellingham Airport...

Observations began in 1949

Highest temperature... 87 degrees in 1981
lowest temperature... 41 degrees in 2008*

Lowest maximum temperature... 56 degrees in 1959
highest minimum temperature... 60 degrees in 1961

Most precipitation... 1.12 inches in 1980

Normal high temperature... 69 degrees**
normal low temperature... 50 degrees**
normal precipitation... 0.05 inches**

Climatic data for the past 10 labor days

Year high low precip

2014(9/1) 72 59 0.00
2013(9/2) 75 58 0.01
2012(9/3) 69 44 0.00
2011(9/5) 70 50 0.00
2010(9/6) 57 52 0.46
2009(9/7) 65 55 0.38
2008(9/1) 61 41 0.00
2007(9/3) 72 52 0.04
2006(9/4) 68 54 0.00
2005(9/5) 68 41 0.00


.WFO Seattle at Sandpoint...

Observations began in 1986

Highest temperature... 83 degrees in 2013
lowest temperature... 44 degrees in 1992

Lowest maximum temperature... 60 degrees in 2010
highest minimum temperature... 60 degrees in 2013*

Most precipitation... 0.57 inches in 1995

Normal high temperature... 73 degrees**
normal low temperature... 54 degrees**
normal precipitation... 0.05 inches**

Climatic data for the past 10 labor days

Year high low precip

2014(9/1) 75 59 0.00
2013(9/2) 83 60 0.00
2012(9/3) 73 55 0.00
2011(9/5) 81 52 0.00
2010(9/6) 60 52 0.26
2009(9/7) 65 56 0.12
2008(9/1) 66 50 0.00
2007(9/3) 78 60 0.05
2006(9/4) 80 56 0.00
2005(9/5) 71 50 0.00


Normal temps and precipitation are the 1981 to 2010 climate normals.
*Records were tied in multiple years with the latest year shown.
**Climate normals are for September 7th... Labor Day for 2015.


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