Record Warm Low Temperature at Memphis Makes for Several Interesting Stats

RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
147 AM CDT MON AUG 2 2010

...RECORD HIGH MINIMUM BROKEN AT MEMPHIS TENNESSEE WITH SEVERAL
OTHER INTERESTING STATISTICS...

A RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 82 DEGREES WAS SET AT MEMPHIS
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON AUGUST 1 2010. THIS BREAKS THE OLD RECORD
OF 80 DEGREES SET IN 1980.

IT SHOULD BE NOTED THIS IS THE WARMEST OVERNIGHT LOW SINCE AUGUST 24
1982...IT IS THE 9TH WARMEST OVERNIGHT LOW EVER SINCE RECORDS BEGAN
IN 1872...AND IT TIED FOR THE WARMEST OVERNIGHT LOW ON ANY NIGHT IN
THE MONTH OF AUGUST.

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BORGHOFF


 

Below are the Top 10 warmest lows ever recorded in Memphis since records began in 1872.  Note, there are 23 total days with lows of 82 degrees but all are not shown here.

Rank Low Temperature Date
1 84 7-16-1980
  84 7-10-1980
  84 7-7-1980
  84 7-24-1934
5 83 7-15-1980
  83 7-13-1980
  83 7-8-1980
  83 7-3-1980
9 82 8-1-2010
  82 8-24-1982



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