More Record High Temperatures Possible for Saturday

High temperatures will approach record levels once again today as high pressure remains over much of the state.  Some areas could see temperatures near the record high for the month of March.  These would be the highest temperatures recorded this early in the year.  Very windy conditions will impact many areas as well, enhancing fire behavior.  Take care and check for forecast updates if you plan on doing any burning today.

Casper (since 1940)
  Record Highs March 31

1)  75 (2004)

2)  71 (1946)

3)  70 (1978)

4)  69 (1979)

5)  68 (1940, 1994, 2011)

Record High for March   76 (3/23/2012)
 Record High for April   84 (4/30/1992)
Earliest 80+ 4/16/1994
 Forecast High for Saturday   78
Lander (since 1892)
 Record Highs March 31

1)  74 (1966)

2)  73 (1978, 2004)

4)  70 (1969)

5)  69 (2011)

 
  Record High for March 76 (3/30/1966)
Record High for April
 82 (5 times)
Earliest 80+  4/17/1994
 Forecast High for Saturday 76

 Riverton Airport (since 1997)
  Record Highs March 31

1)  74 (2004)

2)  66 (2002)

3)  65 (2003)

4)  64 (1997, 2011)

 

Record High for March
 75 (3/23/2012)
Record High for April
 84 (4/29/2007)
Earliest 80+ 4/29/2007
Forecast High for Saturday
 77

 

 Downtown Riverton (since 1907)
 Record Highs March 31

 

1)  76 (1966, 1978)

3)  74 (1986, 2004)

5)  71 (1971)

 

 Record High for March
78 (3/29/1986)
Record High for April
87 (4/29/1987)
Earliest 80+ 4/10/1996
Forecast High for Saturday
79

 

 

 


 

Worland (since 1960)
 Record Highs March 31

1) 79 (2004)

2)  75 (1997)

3)  73 (1964, 1969)

5)  71 (1963)

 

 Record High for March
 81 (3/28/1986)
 Record High for April
 88 (5 times)
Earliest 80+ 3/28/1986
 Forecast High for Saturday  80
 

Rock Springs (since 1948)
 Record Highs March 31

1)  70 (2004)

2)  66 (1969)

3)  65 (1978)

4)  64 (2003)

5) 62 (1966)

Record High for March 71 (3/22/2004)
 Record High for April 79 (2 times)
Earliest 80+ 5/2/1985
Forecast High for Saturday

 70



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