June Climate Review for Chicago and Rockford

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO/ROMEOVILLE IL
725 AM CDT WED JUL 1 2009

...A LOOK BACK AT THE CLIMATE FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2009 FOR
CHICAGO AND ROCKFORD...

AT CHICAGO...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 77.0 DEGREES WHICH IS
2.2 DEGREE BELOW NORMAL.  THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 58.1
DEGREES WHICH IS 0.9 DEGREE ABOVE NORMAL.  THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
FOR THE MONTH WAS 67.6 DEGREES WHICH IS 0.6 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
7.18 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED WHICH IS 3.55 INCHES
ABOVE NORMAL. NO SNOW WAS RECORDED IN JUNE WHICH IS NORMAL.

A RECORD FOR DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL WAS SET AT CHICAGO-OHARE ON JUNE
19 WHEN 3.97 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL. THIS BROKE THE OLD
RECORD OF 1.79 INCHES SET IN 1961.


AT ROCKFORD...THE AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 78.3 DEGREES WHICH
IS 1.6 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.  THE AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 58.5
DEGREES WHICH IS 0.9 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL.  THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE
FOR THE MONTH WAS 68.4 DEGREES WHICH IS 0.4 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL.
7.36 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED WHICH IS 2.56 INCHES ABOVE
NORMAL. NO SNOW WAS RECORDED IN JUNE WHICH IS NORMAL.

A RECORD FOR DAILY MAXIMUM RAINFALL WAS SET AT ROCKFORD ON JUNE
19 WHEN 4.20 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL. THIS BROKE THE OLD
RECORD OF 2.52 INCHES SET IN 1994.

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