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MOBILE WEATHER EXTREMES

MOBILE WEATHER EXTREMES (Degrees Fahrenheit, Inches of Precipitation) HOTTEST DAYS COLDEST DAYS 105° August 29, 2000 -1° February 13, 1899 104° July 25, 1952 3° January 21, 1985 103° September 5, 1925 6° February 12, 1899 103° July 24, 1952 7° January 11, 1962 103° July 14, 1980 7° January 11, 1982 103° June 3, 2011 8° December 25, 1983 WETTEST MONTHS DRIEST MONTHS 26.67 June 1900 .00 October 2016 24.12 September 1998 .00 October 1874 20.66 June 2003 T October 1978 20.50 July 1916 .02 October 1987 20.23 March 1929 .03 October 1971 WETTEST YEARS DRIEST YEARS 92.32 1881 37.15 1938 91.18 1900 39.50 1904 90.53 1947 42.35 1954 89.86 1912 42.51 1890 89.34 1929 43.96 1968 Hear Dr. Bill’s Forecasts Exclusively on FM Talk 1065 www.fmtalk1065.com - 28 -

Photo by Dr. Bill Williams The above photo was taken on the University of South Alabama campus on the morning of January 31, 1977, when 1.4” of snow fell on Mobile. This was one of Mobile’s ten greatest snowfalls. Mobile’s deepest snow occurred on February 14-15, 1895, when 6” was measured at the downtown office of the U.S. Weather Bureau. - 29 -