THE YEAR 2002 IN REVIEW AT CLEVELAND HOPKINS AIRPORT...
TEMPERATURES: AVERAGE HIGH 60.3 WHICH IS 2.2 ABOVE NORMAL AVERAGE LOW 43.5 2.3 ABOVE NORMAL AVERAGE 52.0 2.4 ABOVE NORMAL WARMEST 95 ON JUL 1ST & AUG 13TH COLDEST 3 ON DEC 4TH RECORD HIGHS 62 JAN 28 RECORD LOWS 35 MAY 22 81 APR 15 3 DEC 4 85 APR 16 95 JUL 1 PRECIPITATION: TOTAL 36.39 INCHES WHICH IS 2.32 INCHES BELOW NORMAL PEAK WIND: 62 MPH FROM THE WEST ON MARCH 9TH HIGHLIGHTS.... 6TH WARMEST SEPTEMBER ON RECORD AT 68.7 DEGREES. THE WARMEST SEPTEMBER ON RECORD IS 72.4 DEGREES IN 1881. 9TH WETTEST MAY ON RECORD WITH 5.77 INCHES. THE WETTEST MAY ON RECORD IS 9.14 INCHES IN 1989. 6TH WETTEST SPRING (MAR, APR, MAY) ON RECORD WITH 13.57 INCHES. THE WETTEST SPRING ON RECORD IS 16.33 INCHES IN 1989. 4TH DRIEST JUNE ON RECORD WITH 0.92 INCH. THE DRIEST JUNE ON RECORD IS 0.39 INCH IN 1933. LATEST SNOWFALL EVER WITH A TRACE ON MAY 20TH. 10TH SNOWIEST DECEMBER ON RECORD WITH 22.4 INCHES. THE SNOWIEST DECEMBER ON RECORD IS 30.3 INCHES IN 1962. SNOWIEST CHRISTMAS EVER WITH 10.2 INCHES OF SNOWFALL.