June Much Wetter than Normal with Seasonable Temperatures

 

 

JUNE 2013 SAW VERY WET CONDITIONS ACROSS EASTERN KENTUCKY. THE
JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE FINISHED LAST MONTH ONE AND TWO THIRDS OF AN
INCH ABOVE NORMAL...WHILE LONDON WAS NOT TOO FAR AWAY FROM THREE
INCHES WETTER. IN FACT...LONDON TIED FOR THE THIRD WETTEST
JUNE...WHILE IT WAS THE EIGHTH WETTEST AT JACKSON. ON THE
TEMPERATURE SIDE OF THE FENCE...JACKSON WAS A COUPLE OF TENTHS OF A
DEGREE ABOVE NORMAL...AND LONDON WAS A FEW TENTHS COOLER THAN
NORMAL.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE NEAR JACKSON FINISHED JUNE 2013
WITH AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 72.2 DEGREES...WHICH IS 0.2 DEGREES
ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 72.0 DEGREES. LAST MONTH WAS THE THIRD MONTH IN
A ROW WITH WARMER THAN NORMAL TEMPERATURES...ALBEIT SLIGHTLY ABOVE
NORMAL. MARCH AND APRIL OF 2013 BOTH FINISHED 0.3 DEGREES WARMER.
THE AVERAGE DAILY HIGH WAS 81.3 DEGREES...AND THE AVERAGE DAILY LOW
WAS 63.0 DEGREES. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR JUNE 2013 WAS 91
DEGREES...AND OCCURRED ON THE 12TH. THIS READING TIED THE RECORD FOR
THE 12TH SET BACK IN 1984...AND WAS THE ONLY TEMPERATURE RECORD SET
OR TIED FROM LAST MONTH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE FROM JUNE 2013 WAS
56 DEGREES ON THE 4TH AND 15TH.

THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE RECEIVED 6.36 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION IN
JUNE 2013...WHICH IS 1.66 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL. LAST MONTH WAS THE
8TH WETTEST JUNE AT JACKSON. THERE WERE 13 DAYS WHEN A HUNDREDTH OF
AN INCH OR MORE OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED...AND TEN DAYS WHEN A
TENTH OF AN INCH OR MORE FELL. THERE WERE SEVEN DAYS WHEN AT LEAST A
HALF AN INCH OF RAIN WAS RECEIVED...AND ONE DAY WITH MORE THAN AN
INCH. THE DAY OF THE 9TH NETTED 1.06 INCHES OF RAIN...WHICH WAS THE
GREATEST DAILY AMOUNT FOR JUNE...AS WELL AS THE ONLY PRECIPITATION
RECORD FROM LAST MONTH. THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF RAINFALL RECEIVED IN
A 24 HOUR PERIOD WAS 1.62 INCHES FROM THE 9TH THROUGH THE 10TH. THE
ANNUAL PRECIPITATION TOTAL THROUGH THE END OF JUNE IS 26.56
INCHES...WHICH IS 1.35 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE YEAR. THE END OF
JUNE MARKED THE END OF THE SNOW SEASON. JACKSON FINISHED THE 2012-13
SNOW SEASON WITH A TOTAL OF 20 INCHES EVEN...WHICH IS 3.5 INCHES
BELOW NORMAL.

THUNDER WAS HEARD 14 DAYS AT THE JACKSON WEATHER OFFICE...WHICH
IS ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 9.5 DAYS FOR JUNE. THERE WERE 22 DAYS WITH
FOG...SIX OF WHICH FEATURED DENSE FOG. JUNE NORMALLY AVERAGES 7.2
DAYS OF DENSE FOG. THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR JUNE WAS 1.4 MPH...AND
THE HIGHEST WIND GUST OF 32 MPH WAS RECORDED ON JUNE 13TH. THE MEAN
WIND SPEED FOR JUNE IS TYPICALLY 4.3 MPH.

JACKSON ACCUMULATED 224 COOLING DEGREE DAYS LAST MONTH...WHICH IS 1
COOLING DEGREE DAY ABOVE NORMAL. THE TOTAL FOR THE COOLING DEGREE
DAY SEASON IS NOW 372...WHICH IS 13 COOLING DEGREE DAYS ABOVE
NORMAL. THE HEATING DEGREE DAY SEASON ENDED JUNE 30TH. THE JACKSON
WEATHER OFFICE DID NOT RECORD ANY HEATING DEGREE DAYS LAST
MONTH...WHICH IS 9 BELOW NORMAL. JACKSON FINISHED THE HEATING DEGREE
SEASON WITH A TOTAL 4364 HEATING DEGREE DAYS...WHICH IS 130 ABOVE
NORMAL. THIS SEASON`S HEATING DEGREE TOTAL IS 1025 HEATING DEGREE
DAYS ABOVE LAST SEASON`S.

AT THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT...THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE WAS 72.5
DEGREES...WHICH IS 0.3 DEGREES BELOW THE NORMAL OF 72.8 DEGREES FOR
JUNE. LAST MONTH WAS THE FIFTH MONTH IN A ROW OF BELOW NORMAL
TEMPERATURES. THE AVERAGE DAILY HIGH WAS 82.1 DEGREES...AND THE
AVERAGE DAILY LOW WAS 62.9 DEGREES. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FROM
JUNE 2013 WAS 91 DEGREES...WHICH OCCURRED ON THE 12TH. THE 91
DEGREES TIED 1984 AND 2008 FOR THE HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORD FOR THE
12TH...AND WAS THE ONLY TEMPERATURE RECORD FROM LAST MONTH. THE
LOWEST TEMPERATURE FROM JUNE 2013 WAS 56 DEGREES...WHICH HAPPENED ON
THE 14TH AND 15TH.

THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT RECORDED 7.24 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION IN
JUNE 2013...WHICH IS 2.84 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL. LAST MONTH TIED 1992
AS THE THIRD WETTEST JUNE AT LONDON. THERE WERE 17 DAYS WHEN A
HUNDREDTH OF AN INCH OR MORE FELL...AND 13 DAYS WHEN A TENTH OF AN
INCH OR MORE OF RAIN WAS RECORDED. LONDON HAD SIX DAYS WITH AT LEAST
A HALF AN INCH...AND TWO DAYS WITH MORE THAN AN INCH. THE GREATEST
DAILY AMOUNT WAS 1.33 INCHES ON THE 27TH...WHICH SET THE ONLY DAILY
PRECIPITATION RECORD LAST MONTH. THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF
PRECIPITATION RECEIVED IN A 24 HOUR PERIOD WAS 1.45 INCHES FROM THE
26TH THROUGH THE 27TH. THE ANNUAL PRECIPITATION TOTAL THROUGH THE
END OF JUNE IS 30.25 INCHES...WHICH IS 5.32 INCHES ABOVE NORMAL FOR
THE YEAR. THIS TOTAL IS THE 12TH GREATEST JANUARY TO JUNE
PRECIPITATION TOTAL SINCE RECORDS BEGAN IN 1954. NO SNOWFALL
INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE AT LONDON.

LONDON HAD 13 DAYS WITH THUNDER LAST MONTH. ALSO...THERE WERE 27
DAYS WITH FOG...AND ONE DAY WITH DENSE FOG. THE AVERAGE WIND
SPEED FOR JUNE 2013 WAS 4.0 MPH...WITH THE HIGHEST WIND GUST OF
44 MPH RECORDED ON THE 26TH.

LONDON TALLIED 231 COOLING DEGREES DURING JUNE...WHICH IS 12 BELOW
NORMAL FOR THE MONTH. THE SEASONAL COOLING DEGREE DAY TOTAL IS NOW
331...26 BELOW NORMAL. NO HEATING DEGREE DAYS WERE RECORDED AT
LONDON LAST MONTH...WHICH IS 9 BELOW NORMAL. LONDON FINISHED THE
2012-13 HEATING DEGREE DAY SEASON WITH A TOTAL OF 4531 HEATING
DEGREE DAYS...WHICH IS 326 ABOVE NORMAL.

WEATHER RECORDS AT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE NEAR JACKSON
KENTUCKY DATE BACK TO JANUARY 1ST 1981...WHILE CLIMATE RECORDS FOR
THE LONDON CORBIN AIRPORT BEGAN ON THE 11TH OF NOVEMBER 1954.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFO...

JACKSON KENTUCKY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JUNE 2013.

LONDON KENTUCKY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR JUNE 2013.



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