August 2012 - A Look Ahead

The tables below consist of monthly normal for August as well as daily extremes and what happened last year.

Aberdeen

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

81.8

56.2

69

2.43

0

Last Year

82.9

58.7

70.8

0.87

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

112

13th – 1965

97

1st

Record Low

30

29th – 1893

47

17th

Precipitation

3.72

2nd – 1915

0.24

19th

The normal temperature on the 1st is 84 for the high and 59 for the low.  The normal temperature on the 31st is 78 for the high and 52 for the low.

Sunrise on the 1st is at 6:19 AM with a sunset at 9:01 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 6:55 AM with a sunset at 8:12 PM CDT.

 

Pierre

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

87.3

60.1

73.7

1.80

0

Last Year

86.6

60.1

73.4

1.93

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

114

14th – 1937

102

1st

Record Low

39

12th – 1964

52

10th, 17th

Precipitation

3.52

2nd – 1953

0.83

5th

The normal temperature on the 1st is 90 for the high and 63 for the low.  The normal temperature on the 31st is 84 for the high and 56 for the low.

Sunrise on the 1st is at 6:29 AM with a sunset at 9:05 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 7:04 AM with a sunset at 8:18 PM CDT.

 

Mobridge

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

84.8

57.9

71.4

2.03

0

Last Year

86.5

58.4

72.4

1.97

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

110

9th – 1947

102

1st, 23rd

Record Low

39

30th – 1935

48

17th

Precipitation

4.43

17th – 2007

0.37

5th

The normal temperature on the 1st is 87 for the high and 63 for the low.  The normal temperature on the 31st is 81 for the high and 56 for the low.

Sunrise on the 1st is at 6:26 AM with a sunset at 9:09 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 7:02 AM with a sunset at 8:20 PM CDT.

 

Watertown

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

79.9

57.2

68.6

2.78

0

Last Year

80.9

58.1

69.5

1.18

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

105

4th – 1934

94

1st

Record Low

32

28th – 1965

49

17th, 25th

Precipitation

4.32

20th – 2002

1.00

2nd

The normal temperature on the 1st is 82 for the high and 59 for the low.  The normal temperature on the 31st is 77 for the high and 54 for the low.

Sunrise on the 1st is at 6:15 AM with a sunset at 8:54 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 6:50 AM with a sunset at 8:06 PM CDT.

 

Sisseton

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

80.8

57.4

69.1

2.44

0

Last Year

80.9

58.8

69.9

3.60

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

108

10th – 1947

91

23rd

Record Low

34

26th – 1944

51

25th

Precipitation

3.40

2nd – 1932

2.75

15th

The normal temperature on the 1st is 83 for the high and 61 for the low.  The normal temperature on the

31st is 78 for the high and 55 for the low.

Sunrise on the 1st is at 6:12 AM with a sunset at 8:56 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 6:49 AM with a sunset at 8:07 PM CDT.

Climate Prediction Center’s One Month Outlook

Temperatures

Precipitation

 

A Look back at August 2011

August 14th Storm Reports

Rain Reports: August 18, 2011

 

Phases of the Moon

Phase

Date

Full Moon

1st

Last Quarter

9th

New Moon

17th

First Quarter

24th

Full Moon

31st

 

Astronomy Happenings in August 2012

First of two August full moons falls on night of August 1

Moon below Venus and Jupiter, above Mercury a.m. August 15

Blue Moon – second August full moon – on August 31



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