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Summertime
Temperature Facts
Summer Weather
Safety Information
Summer Temp Info
for Oklahoma City
Summer Temp Info
for Wichita Falls
Heat Wave Info
for Oklahoma City
Heat Wave Info
for Wichita Falls
2012 Climate Data Plot
for Oklahoma City
2012 Climate Data Plot
for Wichita Falls


High Temperatures on July 9, 2011
  Courtesy of the Oklahoma Mesonet

Many questions have come into the National Weather Service in Norman, OK with requests for record data at both Oklahoma City, OK (OKC) and Wichita Falls, TX (SPS). If you click here for Oklahoma City and here for Wichita Falls, we have done a comparison table with some of the more notable hot summers, including the daily high temperatures from June through September. Also, by clicking the tabs at the top of the page, you can access up-to-date records concerning hot temperature streaks, records, and interesting facts.

KOKC Temperature and Precipitation Plot for 2012
Temperature and Precipitation Plot for
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma for 2012
KSPS Temperature and Precipitation Plot for 2012
Temperature and Precipitation Plot for
Wichita Falls, Texas for 2012

We have also included a link to the heat-safety page. With the summer season in full force, outdoor activities are also on the increase. Be sure to prepare yourself for the extreme heat if you plan to be outside for an extended period of time (drinking plenty of water, etc.). Checking in on the National Weather Service in Norman, OK web-page is a good place to start. You can also familiarize yourself with things like the heat-index (this document tells you more than you probably would want to know).

Heat Related Fatalities Versus Other
Types of Severe Weather
Heat Index Chart

For the most up-to-date weather information, you can click here and go to the
National Weather Service Norman, OK Homepage.


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