New Records

Monthly Climate Summary - May 2011

 
 
 
 

 

List of May 2011 Records
Date
Station
Record
May 9th
 
Springfield
daily high temperature of 89 breaks the old record of 87 set in 1963.
Joplin
daily high temperature of 89 breaks the old record of 88 set in 1956.
May 14th
 
 
Springfield
lowest daily high temperature of 53 degrees breaks the old record of 55 set in 1924.
West Plains
lowest daily high temperature of 53 degrees breaks the old record of 57 set in 1981.
Vichy-Rolla
lowest daily high temperature of 52 degrees breaks the old record of 56 in 2006.
 
May 15th
Vichy-Rolla
lowest daily high temperature of 51 degrees breaks the old record of 56 set in 2008.
West Plains
lowest daily high temperature of 57 degrees ties the previous record set in 1983.
May 16th
Joplin
low temperature of 42 ties the old record set in 1975.
May 17th
 
 
Springfield
low temperature of 37 degrees breaks the old record of 38 set in 1973.
Joplin
low temperature of 40 degrees ties the old record set in 1973.
Vichy-Rolla
low temperature of 39 degrees ties the old record set in 2002.
May 20th
Joplin
daily rainfall of 2.09 inches breaks the old record of 1.40 inches set in 1979.
May 23rd
Joplin
daily rainfall of 1.83 inches breaks the old record of 0.98 inches of rain in 1978 .

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