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Veteran's Day Climate History for Paducah, KY
 

*Climate Data has been recorded at Barkley Regional Airport in West Paducah since 1949 and prior to that was observed in downtown Paducah back to December of 1937.

Veteran's Day is a United States holiday that honors people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and is observed on November 11. President Woodrow Wilson first proclaimed Armistice Day for November 11, 1919, celebrating the end of World War I. It offically became a holiday in 1938. Armistice Day then evolved into the current Veterans Day holiday in 1954. For climate purposes, November 11th for the entire period of record will be used.

Here is a look at high and low temperature frequencies and extremes as well as precipitation statistics for Veteran's Day in Paducah.

As seen by this graphic high temperatures are predominately in the 50s or 60s on Veteran's Day, encompassing 65% of all years on record.

Warmest Highs Coldest Highs
79 in 1989 36 in 1941
78 in 2010 40 in 1996
75 in 1978 40 in 1976
75 in 1956 40 in 1968
72 in 2015 40 in 1950
72 in 1964  
Normal High: 61

 

Paducah has seen highs as warm as the 70s 12 times, most recently in 2016, when we topped out at 70 degrees. There has also been 1 year where the high temperature failed to reach 40 degrees, back in 1941.

Low temperatures in the 30s are most common, accounting for 43% of all years on record.  There are always exceptions to the norm of course: in 1960 the low temperature plummeted to 18 degrees, which is the only year with lows in the teens. On the warm side of the spectrum, there have been 2 years with lows staying in the 60s, back in 2003 and 1982.

Warmest Lows Coldest Lows
62 in 1982 18 in 1960
60 in 2003 20 in 1950
58 in 1949 23 in 1957
55 in 1964 24 in 1991
53 in 2012 25 in 2011*
Normal Low: 40

*Denotes a tie in previous year(s)

Measurable precipitation has fallen 27% of the time, with over an inch of precipitation falling on 3 different occasions, but this hasn't happened since 1967. Measurable snowfall has never been recorded on Veteran's Day in Paducah.

Wettest
2.18 in 1940
1.50 in 1947
1.15 in 1967
0.94 in 2004
0.68 in 1939

 

Here is a look at the observed weather for the past 15 years:

Recent Veteran's Day Weather
Year High Low Precip
2003 70 60 T
2004 59 48 0.94
2005 66 31 0
2006 48 38 0
2007 62 44 0.19
2008 54 41 0.27
2009 65 41 0
2010 78 41 0
2011 63 25 0
2012 71 53 0.55
2013 64 33 0
2014 62 34 0.06
2015 72 43 0.35
2016 70 37 0
2017 54 29 0

 

Veteran's Day Climate History for Evansville, IN
 

*Climate Data has been recorded at Evansville Regional Airport since January of 1897. Snowfall records began in January of 1948.

Veteran's Day is a United States holiday that honors people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and is observed on November 11. President Woodrow Wilson first proclaimed Armistice Day for November 11, 1919, celebrating the end of World War I. It offically became a holiday in 1938. Armistice Day then evolved into the current Veterans Day holiday in 1954. For climate purposes, November 11th for the entire period of record will be used.

Here is a look at high and low temperature frequencies and extremes as well as precipitation statistics for Veteran's Day in Evansville.

As seen by this graphic high temperatures are predominately in the 50s or 60s on Veteran's Day, encompassing 58% of all years on record.

Warmest Highs Coldest Highs
79 in 2010 33 in 1932
77 in 1927 36 in 1996
76 in 1964 36 in 1950
76 in 1949 38 in 1976
76 in 1902 40 in 1968*
Normal High: 59

*Denotes a tie in previous year(s)

Evansville has seen highs as warm as the 70s 20 times, most recently in 2010, when a record high of 79 degrees was set. There have also been 4 years where the high temperature failed to reach 40 degrees, most recently back in 1996.

Low temperatures in the 30s or 40s are most common, accounting for 68% of all years on record.  There are always exceptions to the norm of course: in 1960 the low temperature plummeted to 19 degrees, which is the only year with lows in the teens. On the warm side of the spectrum, there have been 2 years with lows staying in the 60s, back in 2003 and 1982.

Warmest Lows Coldest Lows
63 in 1982 19 in 1960
60 in 2003 21 in 1957
59 in 1909 21 in 1950
59 in 1902 23 in 1995
58 in 1931 23 in 1987*
Normal Low: 38

*Denotes a tie in previous year(s)

Measurable precipitation has fallen 32% of the time, with over an inch of precipitation falling on 5 different occasions, most recently in 2004. Measurable snowfall has only occurred once, back in 1995 when a tenth of an inch was recorded.

Wettest (inches) Snowiest (inches)
2.14 in 2004 0.1 in 1995
1.27 in 1992  
1.23 in 1967  
1.11 in 1940  
1.03 in 1995  

 

Here is a look at the observed weather for the past 15 years:

Recent Veteran's Day Weather
Year High Low Precip
2003 69 60 0.09
2004 55 46 2.14
2005 63 30 0
2006 50 38 0.01
2007 59 42 0.15
2008 46 39 0.39
2009 63 41 0
2010 79 39 0
2011 56 27 0
2012 69 55 0.21
2013 63 32 0.01
2014 62 35 0.02
2015 69 38 0.21
2016 68 40 0
2017 48 26 0

 

Veteran's Day Climate History for Cape Girardeau, MO
 

*Climate Data has been recorded at Cape Girardeau Regional Airport, located 5 miles southwest of Cape Girardeau, since June of 1960.

Veteran's Day is a United States holiday that honors people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and is observed on November 11. President Woodrow Wilson first proclaimed Armistice Day for November 11, 1919, celebrating the end of World War I. It offically became a holiday in 1938. Armistice Day then evolved into the current Veterans Day holiday in 1954. For climate purposes, November 11th for the entire period of record will be used.

Here is a look at high and low temperature frequencies and extremes as well as precipitation statistics for Veteran's Day in Cape Girardeau.

As seen by this graphic high temperatures are predominately in the 50s or 60s on Veteran's Day, encompassing 67% of all years on record.

Warmest Highs Coldest Highs
77 in 2010 39 in 1996
76 in 1989 40 in 1976
75 in 1978 41 in 1986
73 in 1964 41 in 1984
72 in 2012 41 in 1968
Normal High: 60

 

Cape Girardeau has seen highs as warm as the 70s 6 times, most recently in 2012, when a warm 72 degrees occurred. There has also been 1 year where the high temperature failed to reach 40 degrees, back in 1996.

Low temperatures in the 30s are most common, accounting for 48% of all years on record.  There are always exceptions to the norm of course: in 1960 the low temperature plummeted to 18 degrees, which is the only year with lows in the teens. On the warm side of the spectrum, there have been 6 years with lows staying in the 50s, with the warmest occurring in 1982 when a mild low of 59 degrees occurred.

Warmest Lows Coldest Lows
59 in 1982 18 in 1960
56 in 2003 24 in 1976
53 in 1964 26 in 2011
52 in 1992 26 in 1995
51 in 2012 26 in 1973
Normal Low: 38

 

Measurable precipitation has fallen 27% of the time, with over an inch of precipitation falling on 2 different occasions, most recently in 2004.

Wettest (inches)
1.28 in 2004
1.07 in 1992
0.91 in 1995
0.86 in 2012
0.57 in 2015

 

Here is a look at the observed weather for the past 15 years:

Recent Veteran's Day Weather
Year High Low Precip
2003 69 56 0.01
2004 56 45 1.28
2005 66 31 0
2006 45 31 T
2007 66 47 0.18
2008 53 42 0.32
2009 66 41 0
2010 77 44 0
2011 61 26 0
2012 72 51 0.86
2013 62 33 T
2014 59 34 0.04
2015 69 44 0.57
2016 68 33 0
2017 51 29 0