THE YEAR 2008 IN REVIEW AT AKRON-CANTON AIRPORT...


TEMPERATURES:   AVERAGE HIGH  58.7    WHICH IS 0.2 BELOW NORMAL
                AVERAGE LOW   39.8             0.2 BELOW NORMAL
                AVERAGE       49.3             0.2 BELOW NORMAL
                

                WARMEST  91 ON SEP 3RD
                COLDEST   0 ON DEC 21ST & 22ND
     
                RECORD HIGHS  64 JAN  7    RECORD LOWS  14 NOV 19
                              64 JAN  8                 
                              64 DEC 27         
                                       
      
PRECIPITATION: TOTAL 42.03 INCHES WHICH IS 3.56 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL.

PEAK WIND:  56 MPH FROM THE SOUTHWEST ON SEPTEMBER 14TH.

HIGHLIGHTS....

2ND WETTEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD WITH 5.76 INCHES. THE WETTEST FEBRUARY 
ON RECORD IS 5.79 INCHES IN 1893.

SNOWIEST FEBRUARY ON RECORD WITH 25.8 INCHES.

4TH WETTEST MARCH ON RECORD WITH 5.80 INCES. THE WETTEST MARCH ON RECORD
IS 10.46 INCHES IN 1913.

2ND SNOWIEST MARCH ON RECORD WITH 20.4 INCHES. THE SNOWIEST MARCH ON RECORD
IS 20.9 INCHES IN 1960.

6TH WETTEST JUNE ON RECORD WITH 7.76 INCHES. THE WETTEST JUNE ON RECORD
IS 11.12 INCHES IN 1924.

7TH DRIEST AUGUST ON RECORD WITH 1.12 INCHES. THE DRIEST AUGUST ON RECORD 
IS 0.28 OF AN INCH IN 1894.

6TH SNOWIEST NOVEMBER ON RECORD WITH 10.5 INCHES. THE SNOWIEST NOVEMBER
ON RECORD IS 22.3 INCHES IN 1950.