Fort Smith, Arkansas
August Climate Data (Page 1)


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     |-----Normals 1981-2010------| |--------- Record Temperatures ---------|
Temperature Precipitation Hi Lo Hi Lo
Day Mx/Mn Mean Day Month Year Max Year Max Year Min Year Min Year Day
 1   94/72   83  0.09  0.09  26.86   111  2011  78  1895  84  1934  60  1971    1
2 94/72 83 0.09 0.18 26.95 113 2011 79 1927 (85) 1934 56 1965 2
3 94/72 83 0.09 0.27 27.04 (115) 2011 76 1915 84 2011 55 1976 3
4 94/72 83 0.09 0.36 27.13 110 1964 74 1883 83 2011 54 1974 4
5 94/72 83 0.09 0.45 27.22 113 2011 71 1883 82 2011 54 1894 5

6 94/72 83 0.09 0.54 27.31 111 2011 72 1912 81 *2011 54 1894 6
7 94/72 83 0.09 0.63 27.40 107 1954 (68) 1997 82 1934 62 *2004 7
8 94/72 83 0.08 0.71 27.48 109 2011 71 1997 79 1943 55 1989 8
9 94/72 83 0.09 0.80 27.57 109 1936 78 1948 82 1934 55 1989 9
10 94/72 83 0.09 0.89 27.66 (113) 1936 75 1940 81 1943 58 1989 10

11 94/72 83 0.09 0.98 27.75 108 1935 72 2008 81 1937 58 1989 11
12 94/72 83 0.09 1.07 27.84 107 1934 74 1917 83 1934 53 1967 12
13 94/72 83 0.09 1.16 27.93 105 *2007 79 1920 83 1943 51 1967 13
14 94/71 83 0.08 1.24 28.01 106 1923 78 2002 82 1943 55 1967 14
15 94/71 83 0.07 1.31 28.08 106 1956 76 2008 82 1943 55 1992 15

16 94/71 83 0.08 1.39 28.16 109 1956 79 2013 81 1934 53 1992 16
17 94/71 82 0.07 1.46 28.23 108 1909 74 1981 81 1954 54 1992 17
18 94/71 82 0.08 1.54 28.31 104 1999 75 1915 79 2011 58 1992 18
19 94/71 82 0.08 1.62 28.39 107 2011 73 1915 82 1936 57 1976 19
20 93/71 82 0.08 1.70 28.47 106 1993 74 *2008 82 1934 58 1953 20

21 93/71 82 0.08 1.78 28.55 106 1993 78 1894 79 2010 56 1956 21
22 93/70 82 0.08 1.86 28.63 103 *2000 75 1891 80 1936 54 1956 22
23 93/70 82 0.07 1.93 28.70 103 1910 71 1891 80 2011 53 1891 23
24 93/70 81 0.08 2.01 28.78 103 1922 74 1928 79 *2011 (45) 1891 24
25 93/70 81 0.08 2.09 28.86 104 1963 (68) 1887 81 1922 52 1891 25

26 92/70 81 0.08 2.17 28.94 106 1999 70 1946 79 1998 55 1985 26
27 92/69 81 0.08 2.25 29.02 105 2000 (68) 1927 79 1936 58 1967 27
28 92/69 81 0.08 2.33 29.10 106 1963 70 1927 79 1998 52 1967 28
29 92/69 80 0.08 2.41 29.18 105 *2000 72 1917 80 1932 54 1893 29
30 91/69 80 0.08 2.49 29.26 107 2000 72 1915 78 1932 53 1988 30

31 91/68 80 0.10 2.59 29.36 108 2000 73 1976 77 *2011 51 1915 31
*Indicates occurrences in previous years ( ) Monthly Extremes
August Monthly Normals:

Normal Max Temperature: 93.4F Monthly Heating Degree Days: 0
Normal Min Temperature: 70.8F Season Total Heating Degree Days: 0
Normal Mean Temperature: 82.1F Monthly Cooling Degree Days: 530
Normal Monthly Rainfall: 2.59" Season Total Cooling Degree Days: 1695
Normal Monthly Snowfall: 0.0"

August Monthly Records:

Warmest August: 88.4F in 1936 Wettest Month: 10.89" in 1890
Coolest August: 75.4F in 1915 Driest Month: Trace in 2000
Most Sunshine: 94% in 1936
Least Sunshine: 46% in 1915

Highest Sea Level Pressure: 30.33" on 08/12/1967
Lowest Sea Level Pressure: 29.49" on 08/19/1915
(Monthly temperature records are computed by adding all of the daily mean
temperatures and then dividing by the number of days in the month.)

 

Updated: September 6, 2013

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