August Weather Summary

Tue 9-3-2019

If you though that August felt much cooler than normal this year, you’d be right.  High and low temperatures, as well as precipitation, were well below normal.

The average high for the month was 77.7 degree, almost six degrees cooler than the average high of 83.2.  Average low was 58.6 degrees, two degrees lower than the average low of 60.5.  This year’s temperatures are very similar to last August.

The highest recorded temperature was just 86 degrees, which we hit on the 5th and 7th.  Our lowest temp was 50 degrees which we hit on the 23rd.

In total, there were only 6 days with measureable precipitation.  Precipitation for the month was 1.19 inches, almost a third of the normal of 3.66.  Last year, we had over 5 inches of precipitation in August.