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Climate Summary (Jul 2017)
 
Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE LITTLE ROCK ADAMS FIELD CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1874 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             112   07/31/1986                                    
 LOW               54   07/07/1972                                    
HIGHEST            96   07/23        93       3      105  07/22       
                        07/22                                         
                        07/21                                         
LOWEST             66   07/31        72      -6       70  07/11       
                        07/30                             07/10       
AVG. MAXIMUM     91.4              92.5    -1.1     95.3              
AVG. MINIMUM     72.1              73.2    -1.1     76.3              
MEAN             81.8              82.8    -1.0     85.8              
DAYS MAX >= 90     22              21.7     0.3       31              
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        11.65   2009                                          
 MINIMUM         0.01   1930                                          
TOTALS           4.76              3.27    1.49     7.37              
DAILY AVG.       0.15              0.11    0.04     0.24              
DAYS >= .01         9               8.2     0.8       13              
DAYS >= .10         7                                 11              
DAYS >= .50         6                                  4              
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2        1              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.13   07/23 TO 07/23                                

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0              
 LIQUID EQUIV    0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00              
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0      0.0              
 LIQUID 7/1      0.00              0.00    0.00     0.00              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                                 
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                                            
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0              
COOLING TOTAL     529               553     -24      652              
 SINCE 1/1       1146              1259    -113     1466              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989                                              
 LATEST       04/19/1983                                              
EARLIEST                        11/13                                 
LATEST                          03/19                                 
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/320    DATE  07/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/320    DATE  07/08

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           14
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             15
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

&&

...Data for Little Rock Adams Field for July 2017...

.Summary...
Temperatures during July continued the overall trend from June, 
with readings on the whole being below average. 

Little Rock skipped out on 100-degree days this July, which was the 
first time in three years. There were considerably less 90-degree 
days than last year, and no lows at or above 80 degrees either. 

Rainfall was above average for the third year in a row, though it 
was the least rain to fall in July in two years. 

.Monthly Temperatures...
The average high, low and monthly temperatures were the coolest 
since 2014. 

.Daily Temperatures...
Daily temperatures were above average on 10 days, average on six 
days, and below average on 15 days. 

.Daily Record Temperatures Tied or Broken During the Month...
None. 

.Monthly Rainfall...
Rainfall was above average for the third July in a row. However, we 
saw the least rain in two years, making it the driest July since 
2015. 

.Daily Rainfall Records Tied or Broken...
None.
 
North Little Rock Climate Summary
...THE NORTH LITTLE ROCK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1975 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             110   07/31/1986                                    
 LOW               60   07/05/1997                                    
HIGHEST            96   07/25        94       2       98  07/22       
                        07/23                                         
LOWEST             65   07/30        73      -8       66  07/10       
AVG. MAXIMUM     90.6              92.1    -1.5     92.9              
AVG. MINIMUM     72.8              72.8     0.0     74.1              
MEAN             81.7              82.4    -0.7     83.5              
DAYS MAX >= 90     20              20.8    -0.8       28              
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.12   2009                                          
 MINIMUM         0.34   2000                                          
TOTALS           5.61              3.81    1.80     6.43              
DAILY AVG.       0.18              0.12    0.06     0.21              
DAYS >= .01        14               8.4     5.6        9              
DAYS >= .10         9                                  8              
DAYS >= .50         4                                  4              
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        3              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.44   07/14 TO 07/14                                

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T               0.0     0.0        T              
 LIQUID EQUIV       T              0.00    0.00        T              
SINCE 7/1           T               0.0     0.0        T              
 LIQUID 7/1         T              0.00      MM       MM              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                                 
DAYS >= TRACE       1               0.0     1.0        1              
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                                            
 24 HR TOTAL        T   07/14 TO 07/14

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 7/1          0                 0       0        0              
COOLING TOTAL     527               541     -14      581              
 SINCE 1/1       1184              1250     -66     1292              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     10/20/1989                                              
 LATEST       04/19/1983                                              
EARLIEST                        11/13                                 
LATEST                          03/19                                 
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              2.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    13/090    DATE  07/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/220    DATE  07/14

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.00
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          MM                                       
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            MM                                       
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY        MM                                       

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     75

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                3     RAIN                      11
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

&&

...Data for North Little Rock for July 2017...

.Summary...
Temperatures during July continued the overall trend from June, with 
readings on the whole being below average. In fact, this was the 
first July in three years with the monthly temperature below 
average. 

There were no 100-degree days this year, and this marks the second 
July in a row with none. The number of 90-degree days amounted to 
20, which was the least in three years. Also, for the first time in 
three years, there were no low temperatures at or above 80 degrees. 

Rainfall was above average for the second year in a row, even though 
it was the least rain in two years. This was also one of the wettest 
Julys since records began in late 1975. 

.Monthly Temperatures...
The average high, low and monthly temperatures were the coolest 
since 2014. 

.Daily Temperatures...
Daily temperatures were above average on 11 days, average on four 
days, and below average on 16 days. 

.Daily Record Temperatures Tied or Broken During the Month...
None. 

.Monthly Rainfall...
Rainfall was above average for the second July in a row. However, it 
was the least to fall in the month since 2015, making this the 
driest July in two years. Even with that, July 2017 ranks as 8th 
wettest since records began. 

.Daily Rainfall Records Tied or Broken...
Date    New Record     Previous Record
14th   2.44 in 2017      0.87 in 1996

.Miscellaneous Phenomena...
On the 14th, small hail fell, measuring 1/4 inch in diameter. This 
was the second July in a row with hail falling.