FOURTH OF JULY

                      

 

THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE EVER RECORDED ON FOURTH OF JULY WAS 97

DEGREES SET IN 1955.  THE LOWEST EVER RECORDED OCCURRED IN 1960 & 1986 WHEN THE MERCURY DIPPED TO 47 DEGREES.  NORMALLY, THE HIGH TEMPERATURE AVERAGES NEAR 80 DEGREES AND THE LOW ABOUT 59.

 

THERE IS ROUGHLY A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF HAVING PRECIPITATION OF A TRACE OR MORE AND THUNDERSTORMS HAVE OCCURRED ON 12 OF THE PAST 68 JULY FOURTHS.  THE MOST PRECIPITATION EVER RECORDED WAS 2.61 INCHES IN 1997.

 

 

 

 

FOURTH OF JULY              PERIOD OF RECORD:  68 YEARS   (1941-2011)

 

 

TEMPERATURE DATA

 

 

HIGHEST          97 IN 1955      

LOWEST          47 IN 1960 & 1986

 

LOWEST MAXIMUM   66 IN 1997

HIGHEST MINIMUM   75 IN 1974   

 

AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE         80.7 DEGREES

AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE         59.3 DEGREES

 

 

                HIGH TEMPERATURE BY 10 DEGREE RANGES

              

                        60S      70S      80S      90S

                       6          22         32           8        NUMBER OF OCCURRENCES

                          8%     32%      47%      11%

 

 

PRECIPITATION DATA

 

 

NUMBER OF TIMES WITH MEASURABLE                      25         OCCURRENCES OR 36%

NUMBER OF TIMES WITH A TRACE OR MORE              33         OCCURRENCES OR 48%

NUMBER OF TIMES WITH NO PRECIP                          35         OCCURRENCES OR 51%

 

NUMBER OF DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION OF:              0.01 INCH OR MORE   25

                                                                                    0.50 INCH OR MORE   2

                                                                                    1.00 INCH OR MORE   2 

 

THUNDERSTORMS HAVE OCCURRED ON 12 OF THE PAST 68 JULY 4TH'S (OR 17%)

 

1949, 1951, 1957, 1969, 1970, 1974, 1983, 1990, 1991, 2004, 1005, 2007

 

MAXIMUM PRECIPITATION:   1.36 INCHES IN 1949

 

 

NUMBER OF DAYS:  CLOUDY                   13   OR 19%

                                 PARTLY CLOUDY      35   OR 51%

                                 CLEAR                        17   OR 25%

 

 

 

 

 

 

FOURTH OF JULY

 

YEAR   HI         LO     MEAN  PRECIP   TRW                 REMARKS

 

1941     82         60         71         .11                                CLOUDY          

1942     83         64         74         TR                                CLOUDY          

1943     73         65         69         .41                                FOG, CLOUDY             

1944     87         58         72         0.0                                PARTLY CLOUDY

 

1945     84         53         68         0.0                                LIGHT FOG, SUNNY                 

1946     80         51         66         0.0                                LIGHT FOG, SUNNY                 

1947     84         55         70         TR                                LIGHT FOG, MOSTLY SUNNY

1948     90         55         72         0.0                                LIGHT FOG, MOSTLY SUNNY   

1949     88         69         78         1.36      X                      LIGHT FOG, PARTLY SUNNY                           

1950     78         60         69         .48                                PARTLY CLOUDY                    

1951     81         64         73         .03        X                      CLOUDY

1952     85         65         75         .37                                MOSTLY SUNNY          

1953     77         49         63         0.0                                SUNNY, CLEAR           

1954     78         59         69         0.0                                SUNNY                        

 

1955     97         64         81         0.0                                SUNNY            

1956     71         60         66         0.0                                PARTLY CLOUDY        

1957     85         65         75         .37        X                      50% SUNSHINE

1958     69         60         65         .51                                MOSTLY SUNNY

1959     88         61         75         0.0                                SUNNY

 

1960     70         47         59         TR                                SUNNY

1961     68         52         60         0.0                                MOSTLY CLOUDY

1962     80         49         65         0.0                                SUNNY

1963     77         50         64         0.0                                SUNNY            

1964     68         61         65         0.0                                MOSTLY CLOUDY

 

1965     80         54         67         0.0                                SUNNY

1966     85         65         75         TR                                MOSTLY CLOUDY

1967     72         50         61         TR                                FOG, 50% SUNSHINE

1968     73         49         61         0.0                                FOG, PARTLY CLOUDY

1969     85         54         69         .18        X                      FOG, MOSTLY CLOUDY

 

1970     80         63         72         .11        X                      55% SUNSHINE, WINDY

1971     85         48         67         0.0                                SUNNY

1972     70         52         61         0.0                                MOSTLY SUNNY

1973     91         73         79         .09                                FOG, PARTLY CLOUDY

1974     92         75         84         0.0        X                      FOG, MOSTLY SUNNY

 

1975     88         56         77         0.0                                PARTLY SUNNY          

1976     77         60         69         0.0                                FOG, 46% SUNSHINE

1977     87         68         78         TR                                FOG, 71% SUNSHINE

1978     75         57         66         .03                                FOG, MOSTLY CLOUDY

1979     73         50         62         0.0                                PARTLY CLOUDY

 

1980     84         57         71         0.0                                77% SUNSHINE           

1981     83         68         76         0.0                                CLOUDY

1982     74         52         63         0.0                                70% SUNSHINE

1983     92         71         82         .04        X                      66% SUNSHINE           

1984     74         68         71         .40                                FOG, CLOUDY

 

 

FOURTH OF JULY

 

YEAR   HI         LO     MEAN  PRECIP  TRW                  REMARKS

           

1985     85         58         72         0.0                                MOSTLY SUNNY

1986     77         47         62         0.0                                57% SUNSHINE

1987     78         63         71         0.0                                FOG, MOSTLY SUNNY

1988     88         52         70         0.0                                SUNNY

1989     80         70         75         0.01                              MOSTLY CLOUDY

 

1990     92         57         70         0.59      X                      HAIL, MOSTLY SUNNY

1991     82         66         74         0.24      X                      FOG, CLOUDY

1992     76         62         69         0.06                              FOG, MOSTLY SUNNY

1993     85         58         72         0.0                                FOG, SUNNY

1994     88         50         69         0.0                                SUNNY

 

1995     85         56         71         0.0                                SMOKE, MOSTLY SUNNY        

1996     74         56         65         0.05                              PARTLY CLOUDY                                            

1997     66         54         60         0.12                              MIST, PARTLY CLOUDY           

1998     69         62         66         2.61      X                      CLOUDY, HAZE

1999     91         74         83         TR                                HAZE, MOSTLY SUNNY

 

2000     79         62         71         0.0                                HAZE AND FOG, CLEAR 

2001     78         61         70         TR                                CLEAR

2002     89         70         80         0.0                                SUNNY

2003     90         67         79         0.0                                MOSTLY SUNNY

2004     85         61         73         0.38      X                      FOG, SUNNY MORNING, AFTERNOON  CLOUDY

 

2005     88         66         77         0.03      X                      HAZE, SUNNY MORNING, CLOUDY AFTERNOON

2006     82         65         74         0.48                              SMALL HAIL, MOSTLY CLOUDY

2007     68         58         63         0.12      X                      MOSTLY CLOUDY

2008     76         52         64         0.0                                SHALLOW FOG, SUNNY

2009     70         51         60.5       0.0                                  PARTLY CLOUDY

 

2010     87         61         74          0.0                                  MOSTLY SUNNY

2011     84         59          71.5      TR                                  MOSTLY SUNNY