Reisterstown City Maryland Weather Summary for May 2016

Reisterstown City Maryland Weather Summary for May 2016
by Ray Muller, SKYWARN and CoCoRAHS weather observer

Temperature
Maximum for month 88° on May 28
Minimum for month 39° on May 16
Minimum maximum for month was 51° on May 6
Maximum minimum for month was 68° on May 28
Average temperature for the month 59.9°.

Precipitation
Monthly total amount 4.96″
Year to date amount 18.80″
Maximum amount in 12 hours 0.44″ on May 6
Maximum amount in 24 hours 1.11″ on May 6
Number of days of measurable amounts:
.01″ = 23
.10″ = 13
.50″ = 1
1.00″= 1

Winds
2-minute fastest mile was 20 MPH from 310° at 1347 on May 15
Peak wind gust was 32 MPH from the Northwest at 1347 on May 15
Number of days with:
Gale-force winds = 0
Damaging winds = 0

Barometric pressure
Maximum value 30.34″ on May 10
Minimum value 29.60″ on May 5

Relative Humidity
Minimum value 25% at 1800 on May 20
Maximum value 100% on 11 separate days during May

Types of weather
Fog = 16
Dense Fog = 1
Thunder = 2
Haze = 6

Lowest Visibility was 1/4 mile in drizzle/fog at 1900 on May 1

Comments: Temperatures at my station averaged below normal.
The monthly high temperature of 88° was the warmest temperature
of the year so far.
Precipitation was above normal after 2 months previous below normal.
The daily average peak wind gust averaged in the upper teens in May
compared with 20s in March and April.

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