August 2013 - 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

82.5

52.9

67.7

1.76

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

112

13th – 1965

98

29th

Record Low

30

29th – 1893

39

17th

Precipitation

3.72

2nd – 1915

0.86

12th

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 6:18 AM with a sunset at 9:01 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 6:54 AM with a sunset at 8:13 PM CDT.

 

Pierre

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

87.3

60.1

73.7

1.80

0

Last Year

89.6

55.5

72.6

0.33

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

114

14th – 1937

111

29th

Record Low

39

12th – 1964

41

17th

Precipitation

3.52

2nd – 1953

0.21

3rd

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 9:06 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 7:03 AM with a sunset at 8:19 PM CDT.

 

Mobridge

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

84.8

57.9

71.4

2.03

0

Last Year

85.6

55.6

70.6

0.90

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

110

9th – 1947

106

29th

Record Low

39

30th – 1935

44

17th

Precipitation

4.43

17th – 2007

0.71

11th

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 8:21 PM CDT.

 

Watertown

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

79.9

57.2

68.6

2.78

0

Last Year

81.6

55.2

-0.2

1.92

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

105

4th – 1934

98

1st

Record Low

32

28th – 1965

42

17th

Precipitation

4.32

20th – 2002

0.60

3rd

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 6:14 AM with a sunset at 8:54 PM CDT.

Sunrise on the 31st is at 6:50 AM with a sunset at 8:07 PM CDT.

 

Sisseton

 

 

 

 

 

 

High

Low

Average

Precipitation

Snowfall

Monthly Normal

80.8

57.4

69.1

2.44

0

Last Year

81.4

52.8

67.1

1.06

0

 

 

 

 

 

 

Daily Extremes

 

Day and Year

 

Last Year

Day

Record High

108

10th – 1947

95

24th

Record Low

34

26th – 1944

42

17th

Precipitation

3.40

2nd – 1932

0.43

12th

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 2012

August 3rd Storm Reports

August 11th and 12th Rain Reports

 

Phases of the Moon

Phase

Date

New Moon

6th

First Quarter

14th

Full Moon

20th

Third Quarter

28th

Astronomy Happenings in August 2013

Moon and three planets adorn morning sky on August 3rd

Moon and Venus at dusk. Perseid meteors late on August 9th

Peak night for the Perseid meteor shower on August 11-12th

Blue Moon from dusk until dawn night of August 20, 2013

 

 

 

 



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