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Dangerous Heat Continues in the South; Severe Thunderstorms in the Plains

Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings continue through Monday across much of the southern U.S. with some locations seeing the excessive heat lingering into Tuesday. Many locations from Arizona to Texas will experience high temperatures above 110 degrees with records likely. Severe thunderstorms may bring large hail and damaging winds over the central and northern Plains Monday. Read More >

Monthly Climate Summary - June 2013

National Weather Service, Springfield, MO

Monthly Climate Overview

The month of June 2013 was generally wetter than normal over the northern half of the Missouri Ozarks and southeast Kansas with below normal readings in the south. Temperatures were generally around average to slightly above for much of the area. The first third of the month was generally below normal on temperatures...with much of the remainder of the month above normal.

Severe storms impact the area May 31st into June 1st

Extreme Rainfall and Flash Flooding in South Springfield - June 15th

Severe Storms June 27th-28th

Note: The West Plains climate is incomplete for the month of June 2013 due to maintenence going on at the airport for a couple of weeks during the month. As a result, no monthly data will be displayed here.

Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Highest Temperature of the Month
96
97
92
Average High Temperature
83.6
85.1
81.4
Lowest Temperature of the Month
46
45
48
Average Low Temperature
63.8
65.0
61.5
Average Mean Temperature
73.7
75.1
71.4
Depart from Normal
+0.3
-0.4
-1.0
Rank
49th warmest / 126
40th warmest / 84
18th coldest / 66
Days with lows of 32 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
Days with lows of 0 deg F or Lower
0
0
0
Days with highs of 32 degrees or lower
0
0
0
Days with highs of 90 degrees or warmer
8
12
3
 
Precipitation (Inches)
2.26
5.39
3.79
Depart from Normal
-2.59
-0.47
-0.84
Rank
21st driest / 126
48th wettest / 100
31st driest / 68
days of 0.01 or greater
9
6
12
days of 0.10 or greater
7
5
8
days of 0.50 or greater
1
3
3
days of 1.00 or greater
0
2
1
Monthly Snowfall
0

Monthly Climate Maps


June 2013 Precipitation Departure from Normal

June 2013 Precipitation Departure from Normal


June 2013 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

June 2013 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

Monthly Climate Records

 

List of June 2013 Records
Date
Station
Record
June 2nd
Joplin
Record low temperature of 49 tied the old record set in 1956.
June 3rd
Joplin
Record low temperature of 45 breaks the old record of 47 set in 1964.
June 5th
Joplin
Record rainfall of 1.45 inches breaks the old record of 1.39 inches set in 1986.
June 8th
Vichy-Rolla
Record low of 48 degrees breaks the old record of 52 set in 1960.
June 15th
Joplin
Record rainfall of 2.87 inches breaks the old recrod of 2.81 inches set in 1981.

Monthly Climate Normals

 

Normal Conditions for the Upcoming 3 Months
 Springfield
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
July
88.8
67.6
3.68
0.0
August
89.0
66.6
3.55
0.0
September
80.3
57.7
4.61
0.0
Joplin 
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
July
90.6
69.9
3.81
0.0
August
91.0
68.4
3.35
0.0
September
82.3
59.3
4.95
0.0
West Plains
 
High
Low
Precip.
July
89.5
66.6
3.55
August
89.4
65.0
3.23
September
80.8
56.9
4.09
Vichy
 
High
Low
Precip.
July
88.1
66.5
4.44
August
87.6
65.0
3.67
September
78.6
56.7
4.04