Overnight Lows Close to Being Some of the All Time Warmest

...LOW TEMPERATURES OVERNIGHT WERE CLOSE TO BEING SOME OF THE
WARMEST ALL TIME LOWS ON RECORD...

IF THE TEMPERATURE IN SIOUX FALLS AND HURON DOES NOT FALL BELOW 80
DEGREES THROUGH MIDNIGHT...A RECORD DAILY HIGH MINIMUM WILL BE
ESTABLISHED. FOR SIOUX FALLS THE EXISTING RECORD DAILY HIGH MINIMUM
IS 78 DEGREES SET BACK IN 1936. THE ALL TIME RECORD HIGH MINIMUM IS
81 DEGREES SET BACK IN JULY 12 1936 AND AUGUST 14 1938.

IN HURON...THE EXISTING RECORD DAILY HIGH MINIMUM IS ALSO 78 DEGREES
SET BACK IN 1936. THE ALL TIME RECORD HIGH MINIMUM IS 82 DEGREES SET
ON JULY 11 1936.

MEANWHILE IN SIOUX CITY...THE MORNING LOW OF 78 DEGREES WILL NOT BE
A RECORD DAILY HIGH MINIMUM...ALTHOUGH IT WILL BE IN SECOND PLACE.
THE RECORD DAILY HIGH MINIMUM FOR THE DATE IS 80 DEGREES SET
BACK IN 1936 AND IN 1942. THE ALL TIME RECORD HIGH MINIMUM
TEMPERATURE IS 86 DEGREES...WHICH WAS SET IN AUGUST 18 1936.

 

 

 


THE FOLLOWING IS A TABLE OF THE TOP 5 RECORD DAILY HIGH MINIMUMS AND
THE ALL TIME RECORD HIGH MINIMUMS.

...SIOUX FALLS...

DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM       ALL TIME HIGH MINIMUM

1. 78 - 1936                     81 - JULY 12 1936 
2. 77 - 1986                     81 - AUGUST 14 1938 
3. 76 - 1991                     80 - JULY 11 1966 
4. 75 - 1975                     80 - AUGUST 16 1988 
5. 75 - 1974                     79 - JULY 31, 2001  

...HURON...

DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM       ALL TIME HIGH MINIMUM

1. 78 - 1936                      82 - JULY 11, 1936
2. 76 - 1957                      81 - JULY 20, 1934
3. 75 - 1991                      81 - JULY 15, 1931
4. 75 - 1987                      80 - JULY 9, 1936
5. 74 - 1986                      79 - AUGUST 16, 1988

...SIOUX CITY...

DAILY RECORD HIGH MINIMUM       ALL TIME HIGH MINIMUM

1. 80 - 1942                      86 - AUGUST 18, 1936
2. 80 - 1936                      84 - JULY 5, 1936
3. 76 - 1930                      83 - JULY 18, 1936
4. 75 - 1986                      82 - JULY 28, 1935
5. 75 - 1926                      82 - AUGUST 5, 1934

 



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