NOAA Reports


Report for 2002 May
MONTHLY CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY for MAY. 2002

NAME: Sunset Beach   CITY: Sunset Beach (Mainland) STATE: North Carolina
ELEV: 52 LAT: 033:54:59 LONG: 0078:29:50

                            TEMPERATURE ( F), RAIN (in.), WIND SPEED (mph)

                                               HEAT     COOL           AVG
      MEAN                                     DEG      DEG            WIND                       DOM
DAY   TEMP    HIGH   TIME     LOW    TIME      DAYS     DAYS    RAIN   SPEED    HIGH    TIME      DIR
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01    69.5    81.2   17:30    59.1   00:59     00.0     04.5   00.03   01.4     13.8    10:30     SSE
02    76.5    88.2   18:30    67.2   05:30     00.0     11.5   00.00   02.8     19.6    23:30      SW
03    68.3    76.5   02:00    59.9   00:00     00.0     03.3   00.07   01.1     13.8    16:00     NNE
04    53.1    65.5   13:30    49.9   00:00     11.9     00.0   00.54   02.0     16.1    16:30     NNE
05    60.3    79.7   17:30    49.6   07:00     04.7     00.0   00.00   01.3     11.5    01:29      NE
06    64.3    84.0   18:00    45.8   07:30     00.6     00.0   00.00   01.2     13.8    14:00     SSE
07    72.7    88.1   17:00    58.0   08:00     00.0     07.8   00.00   01.3     18.4    21:30     SSE
08    76.4    92.6   18:30    61.9   07:30     00.0     11.5   00.00   00.8     11.5    14:00      NE
09    79.4    92.5   18:30    68.0   03:30     00.0     14.4   00.01   01.9     17.3    16:00      SW
10    73.2    85.8   18:00    60.6   07:30     00.0     08.3   00.04   00.5     12.7    20:00     NNE
11    66.3    74.7   17:30    58.5   08:00     00.0     01.3   00.11   01.2     18.4    14:00     NNE
12    73.0    86.9   17:00    63.0   07:30     00.0     08.0   00.00   01.0     13.8    17:30      NW
13    73.2    85.6   15:30    62.4   00:00     00.0     08.2   01.03   02.7     42.5    18:30     SSW
14    61.0    70.9   19:00    49.0   01:30     04.0     00.0   00.00   04.3     25.3    14:00     NNW
15    59.9    78.9   17:00    41.9   07:30     05.0     00.0   00.00   01.0     11.5    16:00      N 
16    66.4    84.9   18:00    47.0   06:30     00.0     01.5   00.00   01.4     13.8    17:00     SSW
17    73.7    89.0   17:30    60.6   01:00     00.0     08.7   00.00   01.7     14.9    21:30      S 
18    64.0    73.1   00:30    50.6   00:00     01.0     00.0   00.30   04.7     26.4    18:00      N 
19    54.9    69.8   19:00    44.5   07:30     10.1     00.0   00.00   02.2     20.7    12:30      N 
20    55.5    67.8   18:00    40.7   07:00     09.4     00.0   00.00   01.5     14.9    14:30      N 
21    55.4    64.5   19:30    44.9   00:00     09.6     00.0   00.00   01.2     13.8    14:00     NNE
22    55.4    73.3   19:00    40.4   07:00     09.6     00.0   00.00   01.4     17.3    14:00     NNE
23    59.1    84.2   18:30    36.6   07:30     05.9     00.0   00.00   00.4     11.5    13:30     SSE
24    67.5    91.2   18:30    43.2   07:30     00.0     02.6   00.00   00.5     11.5    17:30     WNW
25    73.5    95.7   18:00    51.5   07:30     00.0     08.5   00.00   00.3     14.9    14:30      E 
26    73.4    93.9   18:30    54.1   07:30     00.0     08.5   00.00   00.2     13.8    18:30     SSE
27    74.7    91.2   18:00    60.4   07:30     00.0     09.8   00.00   01.7     14.9    15:00     SSE
28    73.1    91.8   18:00    54.9   07:00     00.0     08.2   00.00   00.3     13.8    17:00     SSE
29    75.0    90.6   17:30    58.7   07:30     00.0     10.0   00.00   01.3     16.1    12:30     ESE
30    71.9    82.4   16:30    67.6   07:00     00.0     07.0   00.74   00.7     13.8    18:00      NE
31    76.6    92.4   18:00    65.6   05:00     00.0     11.7   00.16   00.6     10.3    15:30     NNE
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67.6 (68.4)   95.7  day 25     36.6  day 23   071.6    155.4   02.93   01.4     42.6   day 14     NNE
Max >=  86: 13
Min <=  86: 31
Max Rain: 1.03 ON 13-05-10
Days of Rain: 64 (> .008in) 5 (> .08in) 1 (> 0.8in)