National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

   2007 Midland Annual Climate Summary

       Average Temperature - 63.0 F                     Tied 26th-32nd  Coolest ;  Average = 63.4 F 
       Precipitation - 21.27 In                                    9th Wettest  ;  Record = 32.13" 1986
       Highest Sea Level Pressure : 30.65 In -  January 16th        Highest:  31.04  inches (sea level) on Dec 24th, 1983
       Lowest  Sea Level Pressure : 29.39 In - Feb 28th ; May 5th          Lowest:  29.09   inches (sea level) on Feb. 9, 1960
       Growing Season : 221 Days        Rank: 29th Least ;  Least  191 days 1989
       #  Days Thunderstorms Occurred - 34 Days        Rank: 35th-38th Most
       #  Days Severe Thunderstorms Occurred - 2 Days        May 2nd -  Hail 1" ; June 26th - 66 mph wind 
       #  Days Hail Occurred - 1 Day        May 2nd - 1" hail
       #  Days with Fog - 116 Days        Fog - Prevailing Visibility reduced to 6 miles or less
       #  Days with Dense Fog - 21 Days        Dense Fog -  Visibility 1/4 mile or less ;  Average is 16 days
       #  Days with Freezing Rain/Freezing Drizzle - 5 Days   
       #  Days with Dust storm  - 0 Days        Dust storm - Prevailing Visibility 1/2 mile or less
       #  Days 90 F - 78 Days                                 Rank: 9th least  ;  Average = 103.9 Days
       Longest Consecutive Days 90 F - 12, 8 Days              12 Days: August 5th-16th ;  8 Days: Aug 22nd-29th
       #  Days 100 F - 2 Days                             Rank: 3rd-6th least  Normal = 14.41 Days
       Longest Consecutive Days 100 F - 2 Days            Record - 14 Days 2011 and 1998
       #  Days 105 F - 0 Days                                   
       Longest Consecutive Days 105 F - 0 Days        Comparison: 3 days is ranked 4th-14th Longest
       #  Days Max  32 F or less - 5 Days        Rank: 11-16th Most
       #  Days Min   32 F or less - 74 Days        Rank:  10th-13th Most
       Consecutive Mins 32 F or less - 25, 13, 6 Days        25 Days:  Rank: 2nd-3rd Most  ; Jan 12th - Feb 5th 
       #  Days Min 20 F or Less - 4 Days        Most - 24 Days 1989  Least - 0 Days 1941 ;  Avg = 8.66
       #  Days Consecutive Min 20 F or less - 0  Days  
       #  Days Max  20 F or less -  0 Days  
       First Freeze :  November 15th -  28 F         Average First Freeze - November 13th
       First Moderate Freeze: November 15th - 28 F         Average First Moderate Freeze - November 24th
       First Severe Freeze:     December 15th  - 23 F         Average First Severe Freeze - December 4th
       Last Freeze :  April 8th - 28 F         Average Last Freeze -  March 29th
       Last Moderate Freeze: April  8th         Average Last Moderate Freeze - March 19th
       Last Severe Freeze:     March 5th - 23 F         Average Last Severe Freeze - March 2nd
       # Days Minimum 5 F or less - 0 Days  
       Most Consecutive Dry Days - 41, 25, 21         41 Days: Oct 12th - Nov 21st  50 Days: Ranked 10th Most
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or Dry - 41, 26, 26         41 Days: Oct 12th-  Nov 21st
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Precip- 6, 6, 5          6  Days: May 31st-Jun 5th ; Jul 29th-Aug 3rd
       Most Consecutive Days .01 or more Precip -5, 4, 3, 3, 3, 3  
       Most Consecutive Days Trace or more Snowfall - 3 Days      Nov 24-25th -  4.5" ; Jan 16-17th - 3.0" ;  Jan 22-23d - 1.0"
       Most Consecutive Days .1 or more Snowfall - 2 Days      Novermber 24-25th - 4.5 ";  Jan 16-17th - 3.0 "
       January -    8th-9th Coolest  month ever  -  38.7 F      Coolest month ever  35.5 F - January  1949
       7th Coolest January - 38.7 F      Coolest  month ever January  - 35.5  F  1949
       9-11th Coolest April  - 60.5 F      Coolest  April  - 57.1 F  1973
       4th Coolest May  - 68.4 F      Coolest  May -  67.1 F  1931
       7-8th Coolest June  -  77.2 F"      Coolest  June - 75.0 F 1941
       10th Coolest July - 78.7 F      Coolest  July  - 75.8 F  1976
       8th-9th Warmest October  -  68.5 F      Warmest October - 71.1 F 1963
       2nd Wettest March  -  2.18 "      Wettest March  - 2.86"  1970
       2nd Snowiest April 1.5 "      Snowiest  April 2.0 " 1996
       3rd  Wettest May - 5.27 "      Wettest  May 7.87" 1941
       10th Driest October - 0.16"      Driest - 0.00 1952
       3rd Snowiest November - 6.2 "      Snowiest  November 8.0"  2001
        Record snowfall for Date - November 24th - 1.5"  
        Record snowfall for Date - November 25th - 3.0"  
       3rd Wettest Spring - 9.08"       Record - 12.43"  1941
       10th Coolest Summer 78.73 F       Coolest Summer 77.57 F 1976
       10th Warmest Fall  - 66.40 F       Warmest Fall 68.33 F  1998
       Record Cold High Temperature Easter - 42 F April 8th       Also tied coldest day for April 8th
       3rd Coldest Thanksgiving -  38 F November 22nd  
       Snowiest Thanksgiving ever - 1.7" November 22nd       Snowiest November 22nd ever
       3 Record or Tie Daily Warm Maximum Temperatures   
       5 Record or Tie Daily Cold Maximum Temperatures   
       4 Record or Tie Warm Minimum Temperatures   
       1 Record or Tie Cold   Minimum Temperatures  
       5 Daily Rainfall Records  
       4 Daily Snowfall Records  
        August 2nd - 2.72"      2nd rainest day ever in August