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Unformatted text preview: eratures are given in F, while precipitation is in inches ("T" means "trace"). Using this data, answer the following: a. Compute the average high temperature during October 2006. Compute the average low temperature. Then average the two values to arrive at the overall average monthly temperature. Round your answers to one dec-imal place. What was the highest temperature during the month? What was the lowest? The official observing site for Philadelphia is located at the International Airport, several miles southwest of downtown. For October 2006, the average maximum temperature at the airport observing site was 65.0F, while the average minimum temperature was 47.4F. Was the average maximum temperature higher downtown or at the airport? What about the average minimum temperature? Can you suggest a rea-son for the temperature difference between downtown and the airport?...
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This note was uploaded on 08/11/2010 for the course METEO 003 taught by Professor Victoryanuzzi during the Spring '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
- Spring '08