Denver Sets Multiple August Records

RECORD EVENT REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOULDER, CO
650 AM MDT THU SEP 01 2011

...DENVER INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT AUGUST RECORD INFORMATION...

1.  AUGUST 2011 HOTTEST DENVER AUGUST WITH AVERAGE TEMPERATURE 77.0
DEGREES.  PREVIOUS RECORD 76.8 DEGREES SET IN 1937.

2.  AUGUST 2011 BECAME THE 6TH HOTTEST DENVER MONTH.  HOTTEST WAS 77.8
DURING JULY 1934.

3.  71 CONSECUTIVE DAYS ABOVE 80 DEGREES THROUGH AUGUST 31ST.  PREVIOUS
STREAK RECORD 59 DAYS SET IN 2002.

4.  TIED MOST AUGUST 90 DEGREE DAYS WITH 22.  TIED WITH 1995 AND 1960.

5.  18TH - TIED RECORD HIGH 98 LAST 1986

6.  23RD - TIED RECORD HIGH 98 LAST 2009

7.  24TH - RECORD HIGH 98 OLD 97 IN 1936

8.  25TH - RECORD HIGH 99 OLD 96 IN 1913

9.  28TH - RECORD HIGH 96 OLD 94 LAST 1969

10. 28TH - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE 67 OLD 66 LAST 2010

11. 31ST - TIED RECORD HIGH 98 LAST 1960

Note:  This record information is also located at:  http://www.crh.noaa.gov/product.php?site=bou&product=rer&issuedby=bou

THIS IS PRELIMINARY DATA UNTIL CERTIFIED BY NCDC.

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BENTON



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