Local Weather Summary
By: wea5, 11:49 PM GMT on June 06, 2006
Newburyport Area Weather
May 2006 was above normal in temperature and well above normal in precipitation.
·Average daily temperature: 56.0 degrees,.2 degrees above normal.
·11 days with above normal readings and 18 days with below normal readings, leaving 2 days with average temperatures.
·High temperature for the month was 86 degrees recorded on the 29th.
·Low temperature for the month was 38 degrees recorded on the 1st & 8th.
·20.32 inches of precipitation fell during the month,16.72 inches above normal, making this the wettest May on record and the wettest month on record and the wettest area in Massachusetts for the month of May.
·Measurable amounts of precipitation fell on 15 days and 2 days with trace amounts, leaving 14 days with no precipitation recorded.
·1 Clear, 17 Partly Cloudy, and 13 Cloudy days were observed.
·Dominant wind direction was NNE; highest speed 37 mph.
·14 days with fog and 1 thunderstorm was reported.
Updated: 11:58 PM GMT on June 06, 2006