Climate Data
Monthly Numbers
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Climate Summary (Jul 2011)
 
Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2011...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1877 TO 2011

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             112   07/31/1986
 LOW               54   07/07/1972
HIGHEST           105   07/12        93      12      102  07/31
LOWEST             69   07/05        72      -3       70  07/02
AVG. MAXIMUM     97.7              92.8     4.9     96.0
AVG. MINIMUM     76.1              72.0     4.1     76.0
MEAN             86.9              82.4     4.5     86.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     31              22.9     8.1       31
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.65   2009
 MINIMUM         0.01   1930
TOTALS           0.24              3.31   -3.07     1.19
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.11   -0.10     0.04
DAYS >= .01         5               8.3    -3.3        8
DAYS >= .10         1                                  3
DAYS >= .50         0                                  1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.15   07/29 TO 07/29

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     686               542     144      658
 SINCE 1/1       1601              1204     397     1664

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989
 LATEST       04/19/1983
EARLIEST                        11/13
LATEST                          03/19
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/330    DATE  07/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/340    DATE  07/31

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           11
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             18
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     66

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      11     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      8

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

&&

...ADDITIONAL DATA FOR LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD FOR JULY 2011...

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 1998...AND THE
5TH WARMEST ON RECORD. THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST
SINCE 1998...AND THE 2ND WARMEST ON RECORD. THE AVERAGE MONTHLY
TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 1998...AND THE 4TH WARMEST ON
RECORD.

BY AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE...IT WAS THE WARMEST MONTH SINCE JULY
1998...AND THE 2ND WARMEST MONTH ON RECORD.

BY AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE...IT WAS THE WARMEST MONTH SINCE
AUGUST 2007...AND THE 5TH WARMEST MONTH ON RECORD.

THERE WERE 30 DAYS WITH A DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE ABOVE
NORMAL...AND ONLY ONE DAY AT NORMAL.

ALL 31 DAYS HAD HIGH TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES...WHICH
TIED 2010...1993...AND 1986 FOR THE MOST ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF
JULY. THERE WERE NINE DAYS WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 100
DEGREES...WHICH WAS THE MOST SINCE 1998.

THERE WERE TWO DAYS WITH LOWS AT OR ABOVE 80 DEGREES...WHICH WAS THE
FEWEST SINCE 2009. THERE WERE 30 DAYS WITH LOWS AT OR ABOVE 70
DEGREES...WHICH WAS THE FEWEST SINCE 2009.

THE FOLLOWING DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE TIED OR BROKEN DURING
THE MONTH...

DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD    OLD RECORD
10TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    82 IN 2011    80 IN 1881

ON THE 10TH...THE LOW OF 82 DEGREES MARKED THE WARMEST LOW
TEMPERATURE IN JULY SINCE 1977.

ON THE 10TH AND THE 12TH...THE AVERAGE DAILY TEMPERATURE OF 92.5
DEGREES MARKED THE WARMEST DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURES IN JULY SINCE
1986...AND THE 6TH WARMEST DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE IN JULY ON
RECORD.

IT WAS THE DRIEST JULY SINCE 1986...AND THE 3RD DRIEST JULY ON
RECORD.

NO DAILY RAINFALL RECORDS WERE TIED OR BROKEN DURING THE MONTH.

THERE WERE FIVE DAYS WITH MEASURABLE RAINFALL...WHICH WAS THE FEWEST
SINCE 1999.
 
North Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE NORTH LITTLE ROCK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2011...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1971 TO 2000
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1976 TO 2011

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             110   07/31/1986
 LOW               60   07/05/1997
HIGHEST           103   07/31        94       9       99  07/31
                        07/12
LOWEST             69   07/05        73      -4       69  07/02
                                                          07/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     97.2              92.3     4.9     93.1
AVG. MINIMUM     76.7              73.1     3.6     74.9
MEAN             87.0              83.2     3.8     84.0
DAYS MAX >= 90     31              22.0     9.0       28
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.12   2009
 MINIMUM         0.34   2000
TOTALS           1.18              3.15   -1.97     5.25
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.10   -0.06     0.17
DAYS >= .01         7               8.6    -1.6        7
DAYS >= .10         3                                  5
DAYS >= .50         1                                  3
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.8    -0.8        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.57   07/23 TO 07/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0
COOLING TOTAL     686               564     122      597
 SINCE 1/1       1596              1264     332     1517

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989
 LATEST       04/19/1983
EARLIEST                        11/13
LATEST                          03/19
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              MM
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    MM        DATE   MM
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    MM        DATE   MM

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN                7     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

&&

...ADDITIONAL DATA FOR NORTH LITTLE ROCK FOR JULY 2011...

THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST SINCE 1980...AND THE
2ND WARMEST ON RECORD. THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS THE WARMEST
SINCE 1998...AND THE WARMEST ON RECORD. THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS
THE WARMEST SINCE 1980...AND THE 2ND WARMEST ON RECORD.

BY AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE...IT WAS THE WARMEST MONTH SINCE AUGUST
2007...AND THE 5TH WARMEST MONTH ON RECORD.

BY AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE...IT WAS THE WARMEST MONTH SINCE AUGUST
2000...AND THE 2ND WARMEST MONTH ON RECORD.

BY AVERAGE MONTHLY TEMPERATURE...IT WAS THE WARMEST MONTH SINCE
2007...AND THE 4TH WARMEST MONTH ON RECORD.

THERE WERE 28 DAYS WITH A DAILY AVERAGE TEMPERATURE ABOVE NORMAL...
AND THREE DAYS AT NORMAL.

ALL 31 DAYS HAD A HIGH TEMPERATURE AT OR ABOVE 90 DEGREES...WHICH
TIED 1993 FOR THE MOST ON RECORD IN THE MONTH OF JULY. THERE WERE
SEVEN DAYS WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 100 DEGREES...WHICH
WAS THE MOST SINCE 2008. THIS WAS ALSO THE FIRST JULY WITH
TRIPLE-DIGIT TEMPERATURES SINCE 2008.

THERE WERE FOUR DAYS WITH LOW TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 80 DEGREES...
WHICH WAS THE MOST SINCE 1998. THERE WERE 30 DAYS WITH LOW
TEMPERATURES AT OR ABOVE 70 DEGREES...WHICH WAS THE MOST SINCE 2002.

THE FOLLOWING DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE TIED OR BROKEN DURING
THE MONTH...

DATE  RECORD TYPE                NEW RECORD    OLD RECORD
10TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    82 IN 2011    82 IN 1982
11TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    82 IN 2011    79 IN 1980
12TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    83 IN 2011    81 IN 1980
21ST  HIGH TEMPERATURE          102 IN 2011   101 IN 2006
22ND  HIGH TEMPERATURE          101 IN 2011   100 IN 1998...1996
23RD  HIGH TEMPERATURE          100 IN 2011    99 IN 1983
24TH  HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE    79 IN 2011    79 IN 1999

ON THE 12TH...THE LOW OF 83 NOT ONLY SET A DAILY HIGHEST LOW
TEMPERATURE RECORD...BUT ALSO SET AN ALL-TIME HIGHEST LOW
TEMPERATURE RECORD FOR THE MONTH OF JULY. THE PREVIOUS RECORD WAS 82
DEGREES....WHICH WAS LAST RECORDED JULY 29TH 1999. THIS ALSO TIED
THE ALL-TIME HIGHEST LOW TEMPERATURE RECORD AT NORTH LITTLE ROCK.
THE RECORD WAS ORIGINALLY SET ON AUGUST 28TH 2000...AND TIED THE
NEXT DAY AND AGAIN THREE DAYS LATER ON THE 31ST.

IT WAS THE DRIEST JULY SINCE 2000...AND THE 6TH DRIEST ON RECORD.

THE FOLLOWING DAILY RAINFALL RECORD WAS BROKEN DURING THE MONTH...

DATE  RECORD TYPE           NEW RECORD             OLD RECORD
23RD DAILY RAINFALL     0.57 INCHES IN 2011    0.55 INCHES IN 2002

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