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Severe Storms in Upper Midwest and Across the East; Record Breaking Heat Continues

Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely Thursday afternoon into Thursday night across portions of the Upper Midwest and from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Carolinas. Early season heat with likely record high temperatures will persist across the Southern tier of the U.S. today and will extend into the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast on Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Climate/Almanac Data     -      JUL Normals     -     JUL Records
 
JULY
 

 Site (Click site name for report)

Avg
Temp
Norm Dept
From
Norm
Precip
Total
Norm Dept
From
Norm
  Burlington 78.6° 76.8° +1.8° 1.49" 4.25" -2.76"
  Cedar Rapids 75.3° 73.0° +2.3° 2.21" 4.46" -2.25"
  Davenport 77.7° 73.2° +4.5° 1.84" 4.20" -2.36"
  Dubuque 74.9° 72.0° +2.9° 3.38" 4.31" -0.93"
  Iowa City 79.3° 74.8° +4.5° 1.04"
(9th driest)
4.95" -3.91"
  Moline 79.4°
(9th warmest)
75.4° +4.0° 1.16" 4.29" -3.13"
The ranking is listed in parentheses (__) when within the "Top 10".
 
   *July 2019 was about 2 to 4.5 degrees above normal.
   *Precipitation totals for July 2019 were around 1 to 4 inches below normal.
   *Please see JUL Records for monthly record information.
 
 
The climate maps below are courtesy of the Midwest Regional Climate Center.
These maps become available around 10 am on the first of the month.
       
Average
Temperature
Average
Temperature
Departure from Mean
Accumulated
Precipitation
Accumulated
Precipitation
Percent of Mean
NA NA NA NA
 
 
 
A LOOK AHEAD
 
Climate Prediction Center
 
August
Temperature Outlook
August
Precipitation Outlook
August - October
Temperature Outlook
August - October
Precipitation Outlook
NA NA NA NA