Overview

Monthly Climate Summary - August 2011

 
 
 
 

Numerous daily records occurred across the Missouri Ozarks and southeast Kansas for daytime highs and nighttime warmest low temperatures. In fact, 3 monthly highest temperatures were recorded and 1 all time highest temperature was recorded during the month.  For all of the records set this month, see our Records section above.  Average temperatures for the month were above to much above normal and highest precipitation totals occured from central into south central Missouri.

 
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Highest Temperature of the Month
108
110
108
101
Average High Temperature
92.9
96.2
89.1
86.8
Lowest Temperature of the Month
59
58
58
60
Average Low Temperature
69.0
71.7
67.8
67.8
Average Mean Temperature
80.9
84.0
78.4
77.3
Depart from Normal
+3.1
+4.3
+1.2
+1.0
Rank
13th warmest / 124
7th warmest / 79
11th warmest / 63
24th warmest / 62
Days with lows of 32 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
0
Days with lows of 0 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
0
Days with highs of 32 degrees or lower
0
0
0
0
Days with highs of 90 degrees or warmer
21
25
11
7
 
 
 
 
 
Precipitation (Inches)
2.88
2.37
5.91
5.31
Depart from Normal
-0.67
-0.98
+2.68
+1.64
Rank
50th driest / 124
34th driest / 95
9th wettest / 63
14th wettest / 65
days of 0.01 or greater
11
6
15
10
days of 0.10 or greater
7
3
10
9
days of 0.50 or greater
2
2
5
4
days of 1.00 or greater
0
2
2
1
Monthly Snowfall
0
0
 
 

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