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Monthly Climate Summary - September 2014

National Weather Service, Springfield, MO

 
 
 
 

 

Monthly Climate Overview

September 2014 was near normal on temperatures across the area with above normal precipitation in the western part of the area and below normal precipitation in the east.

Severe storms September 1st-2nd 2014

 

 
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Highest Temperature of the Month
92
93
93
91
Average High Temperature
79.9
81.0
79.4
77.7
Lowest Temperature of the Month
45
48
42
42
Average Low Temperature
59.5
59.7
56.7
56.0
Average Mean Temperature
69.7
70.3
68.1
66.8
Depart from Normal
+ 0.7
- 0.5
- 0.8
- 0.8
Rank
58th warmest / 127
36th coldest / 85
30th coldest / 67
20th coldest / 67
Days with highs of 90 degrees or warmer
4
4
4
2
Days with highs of 32 degrees or lower
0
0
0
0
Days with lows of 32 deg F or lower
0
0
0
0
Days with lows of 0 deg F or lower
0
0
0
0
 
 
 
 
 
Precipitation (Inches)
5.00
4.53
2.20
1.91
Depart from Normal
+ 0.39
- 0.42
- 1.89
- 2.13
Rank
36th wettest / 127
41st wettest / 102
19th driest / 67
21st driest / 70
days of 0.01 or greater
8
9
9
11
days of 0.10 or greater
4
6
6
4
days of 0.50 or greater
3
4
2
2
days of 1.00 or greater
1
2
0
0
Monthly Snowfall
0.0
 
 
 

 

Monthly Climate Maps

 


September 2014 Precipitation Departure from Normal

September 2014 Precipitation Departure from Normal


September 2014 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

September 2014 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

 

Monthly Climate Records

 

List of September 2014 Records
Date
Station
Record
Sept 12
 
 
 
Springfield
lowest maximum temperature tied the old record of 60 set in 1892.
Joplin
lowest maximum temperature of 61 breaks the old record of 64 set in 1975.
West Plains
lowest maximum temperature of 61 breaks the old record of 65 set in 1975.
Vichy
lowest maximum temperature of 56 breaks the old record of 62 set in 1975.
Sep 14
West Plains
record low of 45 tied the old record set in 1999.
Sep 17
Springfield
Record rainfall of 3.23 inches breaks the old record of 2.13 set in 2006.

 

Monthly Climate Normals

 

 

Normal Conditions for the Upcoming 3 Months
 Springfield
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
October
69.0
46.5
3.59
0.0
November
56.7
35.4
4.22
0.7
December
44.9
25.0
3.04
4.9
Joplin 
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
October
71.3
48.3
4.03
0.0
November
58.9
37.9
3.78
0.4
December
47.0
27.5
2.82
2.8
 
West Plains
 
High
Low
Precip.
 
October
69.6
45.1
3.84
November
57.0
36.5
4.58
December
46.4
26.0
3.64
Vichy
 
High
Low
Precip.
 
October
67.4
45.8
3.51
November
55.3
35.1
3.87
December
43.0
24.4
2.64

 

Precipitation Report

 

 

Monthly Data for September 2014 for Springfield, MO NWS CWA
State
Name
Station Type
Total Precipitation
MO BOLIVAR 9.0 N CoCoRaHS 9.07
MO HORTON COOP 9.00
MO LOWRY CITY 3.8 ESE CoCoRaHS 8.73
MO ALTON 3.4 W CoCoRaHS 8.39
MO ALTON 1.7 NNW CoCoRaHS 8.33
MO OSCEOLA 0.3 SW CoCoRaHS 8.27
MO EL DORADO SPRINGS 0.6 NNW CoCoRaHS 8.05
KS FORT SCOTT 9.3 NNE CoCoRaHS 7.89
MO ELDORADO SPRINGS COOP 7.67
MO ALTON 7.2 E CoCoRaHS 7.40
MO NEVADA 3.4 NE CoCoRaHS 7.36
KS DEVON 0.1 SE CoCoRaHS 7.30
MO NEVADA 0.2 W CoCoRaHS 6.94
MO NEVADA WTP COOP 6.81
KS CHEROKEE 0.3 N CoCoRaHS 6.68
MO POTTERSVILLE 0.7 NNW CoCoRaHS 6.61
MO BOLIVAR 1.0 ENE CoCoRaHS 6.50
MO WEST PLAINS 1.3 SE CoCoRaHS 6.48
MO WEST PLAINS 10.6 S CoCoRaHS 6.47
KS COLUMBUS COOP 6.43
MO WHEATLAND 5.0 SE CoCoRaHS 6.37
KS MCCUNE 1.6 NW CoCoRaHS 6.36
KS FARLINGTON 0.8 NNE CoCoRaHS 6.34
MO FLEMINGTON COOP 6.33
MO FAIR PLAY 1.3 E CoCoRaHS 6.31
MO WEST PLAINS 1.0 W CoCoRaHS 6.28
KS UNIONTOWN 4.7 WSW CoCoRaHS 6.22
MO WILLARD 2.6 W CoCoRaHS 6.20
MO STOCKTON 2.5 NNE CoCoRaHS 6.17
MO WHEATLAND 2.7 S CoCoRaHS 6.17
MO STOCKTON 0.2 NW CoCoRaHS 6.16
MO APPLETON CITY COOP 6.08
MO DUNNEGAN 2.4 NNW CoCoRaHS 6.06
MO ALDRICH 5.0 ESE CoCoRaHS 5.92
MO GOLDEN 1.7 NE CoCoRaHS 5.89
MO SPRINGFIELD 4.0 SW CoCoRaHS 5.89
MO BOLIVAR 1 NE COOP 5.87
MO SPRINGFIELD 0.7 ENE CoCoRaHS 5.80
MO SPRINGFIELD 4.9 SE CoCoRaHS 5.75
MO HERMITAGE 0.5 ESE CoCoRaHS 5.74
MO ASH GROVE 4S COOP 5.72
MO JOPLIN 24 N WBAN 5.72
MO BOLIVAR 2.7 E CoCoRaHS 5.70
MO PURDY 4.8 SSW CoCoRaHS 5.67
MO SELIGMAN 3.0 N CoCoRaHS 5.66
MO CLEVER 4.0 ENE CoCoRaHS 5.62
MO BUFFALO 1.0 SW CoCoRaHS 5.60
MO POMME DE TERRE DAM COOP 5.56
MO WASHBURN 5 W COOP 5.53
MO NEOSHO 3.9 WNW CoCoRaHS 5.50
MO MOUNT VERNON 0.2 E CoCoRaHS 5.39
MO MOUNT VERNON 1.3 NNW CoCoRaHS 5.38
MO WEST PLAINS 2.2 NNW CoCoRaHS 5.38
MO BUFFALO COOP 5.38
MO NEOSHO COOP 5.35
MO NEOSHO 3.2 SSW CoCoRaHS 5.29
KS FORT SCOTT 3.7 ENE CoCoRaHS 5.29
MO DIAMOND 2 W COOP 5.25
KS PITTSBURG 4.9 WSW CoCoRaHS 5.22
MO SPRINGFIELD 9.5 NNW CoCoRaHS 5.20
MO IRON GATES 0.9 S CoCoRaHS 5.20
KS PITTSBURG COOP 5.19
MO EMERALD BEACH 3.0 S CoCoRaHS 5.14
MO SPRINGFIELD WFO COOP 5.14
MO SARCOXIE 1.0 W CoCoRaHS 5.13
MO AVA 6.0 NW CoCoRaHS 5.13
KS FT SCOTT COOP 5.10
MO GREENFIELD 0.8 SSW CoCoRaHS 5.09
MO BATTLEFIELD 3.3 E CoCoRaHS 5.03
MO BROOKLINE 2.3 NNW CoCoRaHS 5.01
MO FAIR GROVE 4.7 SSW CoCoRaHS 5.00
MO SPRINGFIELD RGNL AP WBAN 5.00
MO NIXA 2.7 SSW CoCoRaHS 5.00
MO SHOAL CREEK ESTATES 0.2 SE CoCoRaHS 4.98
MO AURORA 2.7 S CoCoRaHS 4.97
KS FORT SCOTT 8.2 SW CoCoRaHS 4.97
MO JOPLIN 2.8 SSW CoCoRaHS 4.95
KS FORT SCOTT 0.6 SW CoCoRaHS 4.91
MO STOCKTON DAM COOP 4.84
MO OZARK 1.6 SE CoCoRaHS 4.83
MO NIXA 4.6 SW CoCoRaHS 4.78
KS WALNUT 3 S COOP 4.78
KS GARLAND 2.7 SW CoCoRaHS 4.76
MO SPRINGFIELD 5.5 SSW CoCoRaHS 4.75
MO MARSHFIELD 3.6 S CoCoRaHS 4.73
MO SHELL KNOB 5.6 ESE CoCoRaHS 4.71
MO ANDERSON 3W COOP 4.69
MO NOEL 3.8 NNE CoCoRaHS 4.66
MO WALNUT GROVE 5.2 SE CoCoRaHS 4.64
MO UMBER VIEW HEIGHTS 0.1 WSW CoCoRaHS 4.63
MO LEBANON 1.3 E CoCoRaHS 4.61
MO EDWARDS 7.1 NW CoCoRaHS 4.58
KS GIRARD 3.1 SSW CoCoRaHS 4.57
MO HAZELGREEN 1 W COOP 4.55
MO JOPLIN REGIONAL AIRPORT WBAN 4.53
MO DORA 2.6 NNW CoCoRaHS 4.50
MO MARSHFIELD 1.4 W CoCoRaHS 4.47
MO TECUMSEH COOP 4.45
MO CARTHAGE 3.8 SW CoCoRaHS 4.39
MO CARTHAGE 1.5 S CoCoRaHS 4.34
MO CARTHAGE 0.8 S CoCoRaHS 4.34
MO VIENNA 4.3 NNW CoCoRaHS 4.32
MO STOCKTON 4.0 ESE CoCoRaHS 4.29
MO CONWAY 8.9 SW CoCoRaHS 4.26
MO MANSFIELD COOP 4.25
MO STRAFFORD 2.4 SSW CoCoRaHS 4.22
MO LEBANON 7.5 WNW CoCoRaHS 4.19
KS GIRARD COOP 4.14
MO DORA 1N COOP 4.13
KS PITTSBURG 0.7 WSW CoCoRaHS 4.13
MO EMERALD BEACH 5.5 E CoCoRaHS 4.08
MO NOEL 3.7 NNW CoCoRaHS 4.08
MO JOPLIN 4.2 SW CoCoRaHS 4.08
MO STOCKTON 5.6 S CoCoRaHS 4.06
MO MYRTLE 0.3 E CoCoRaHS 4.04
MO MARSHFIELD 2E COOP 4.03
MO MARSHFIELD 0.9 SE CoCoRaHS 4.01
KS HEPLER 4.5 SSE CoCoRaHS 4.01
MO GOODSON 0.5 NNW CoCoRaHS 3.97
MO EMINENCE 1 N COOP 3.94
MO MOUNTAIN GROVE 14.0 S CoCoRaHS 3.90
MO LOCKWOOD COOP 3.89
MO LINCOLN 0.4 NNE CoCoRaHS 3.88
MO LEBANON 0.6 N CoCoRaHS 3.87
MO CARL JUNCTION 1.6 SE CoCoRaHS 3.83
MO SPARTA 6.3 E CoCoRaHS 3.81
KS UNIONTOWN COOP 3.77
MO VERSAILLES 0.2 SE CoCoRaHS 3.76
MO WAYNESVILLE 2 W COOP 3.76
MO BIRCH TREE 10.1 SSW CoCoRaHS 3.74
MO AVA 10.5 SSW CoCoRaHS 3.68
MO GALENA COOP 3.66
MO SENECA 5.8 SSE CoCoRaHS 3.63
MO HURLEY 3.5 NNE CoCoRaHS 3.62
MO JOPLIN 5.2 SSW CoCoRaHS 3.60
MO NORWOOD 0.2 ENE CoCoRaHS 3.51
MO LIBERAL 0.7 SSE CoCoRaHS 3.50
MO BRANSON AP COOP 3.44
MO LAURIE 4.2 SSW CoCoRaHS 3.42
MO IBERIA 5.6 NE CoCoRaHS 3.40
MO EL DORADO SPRINGS 0.9 SSW CoCoRaHS 3.38
MO HOLLISTER 3.8 SW CoCoRaHS 3.38
MO LEBANON 2.4 SE CoCoRaHS 3.31
MO GOLDEN CITY 6 S COOP 3.30
MO PROTEM 4 NE COOP 3.27
MO TABLE ROCK DAM COOP 3.25
MO RICHLAND 3.6 NNE CoCoRaHS 3.24
MO AVA 13.6 SSE CoCoRaHS 3.23
MO LAMAR 0.3 ESE CoCoRaHS 3.19
MO LINN CREEK 9.4 SE CoCoRaHS 3.18
MO BRUMLEY 5.6 SW CoCoRaHS 3.17
MO LAKESIDE COOP 3.16
MO FORT LEONARD WOOD 9.3 S CoCoRaHS 3.14
MO KIMBERLING CITY 1.5 WNW CoCoRaHS 3.11
MO MILLER 1 E COOP 3.10
MO HARTVILLE 0.5 SSE CoCoRaHS 3.07
MO EMINENCE 0.1 SSE CoCoRaHS 3.06
MO BRANSON 3.8 E CoCoRaHS 3.06
MO JERICO SPRINGS 3 S COOP 3.05
MO COLE CAMP 3NW COOP 3.05
MO HARTVILLE COOP 3.03
MO HARTVILLE 0.8 WSW CoCoRaHS 3.03
MO CARL JUNCTION 3.4 WSW CoCoRaHS 3.02
MO OZARK BEACH COOP 2.99
MO FT LEONARD WOOD COOP 2.91
MO VERSAILLES COOP 2.86
MO GOLDEN CITY 0.6 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.85
MO ISABELLA COOP 2.82
MO POMONA 2.4 NW CoCoRaHS 2.81
MO LICKING 4N COOP 2.81
MO LEBANON 2 W COOP 2.80
MO ELDON 3.8 NW CoCoRaHS 2.79
MO HOUSTON 6.3 ESE CoCoRaHS 2.73
MO SALEM 14.9 E CoCoRaHS 2.71
MO CASSVILLE 0.5 SW CoCoRaHS 2.68
MO ELDON COOP 2.66
MO EDGAR SPRINGS 2.2 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.54
MO IBERIA COOP 2.50
MO ROLLA UNI OF MISSOURI COOP 2.48
MO FORT LEONARD WOOD 5.4 SE CoCoRaHS 2.45
MO PROTEM CoCoRaHS 2.43
MO HOUSTON 2.0 S CoCoRaHS 2.41
MO VERONA 4.0 WNW CoCoRaHS 2.40
MO MOUNTAIN VIEW 7.9 W CoCoRaHS 2.38
MO LAMAR COOP 2.34
MO AVA 0.8 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.28
MO SALEM 1.8 NW CoCoRaHS 2.23
MO ROLLA 6.4 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.23
MO MOUNTAIN VIEW 7.0 NE CoCoRaHS 2.23
MO WEST PLAINS MUNI AP WBAN 2.20
MO HOUSTON 0.3 SE CoCoRaHS 2.19
MO MTN GROVE 2 N COOP 2.18
MO ROLLA 1.3 NE CoCoRaHS 2.17
MO HOUSTON 4.5 ESE CoCoRaHS 2.16
MO MILLER 9.2 WNW CoCoRaHS 2.15
MO ROLLA 1.3 S CoCoRaHS 2.13
MO SALEM 4.3 S CoCoRaHS 2.11
MO ROLLA 0.9 SE CoCoRaHS 2.10
MO ROUND SPRING COOP 2.07
MO MOUNTAIN GROVE 13.0 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.06
MO MONTAUK SP COOP 2.02
MO SEYMOUR 0.9 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.95
MO ROLLA 8.1 S CoCoRaHS 1.94
MO HOLLISTER 3.5 SW CoCoRaHS 1.94
MO VICHY ROLLA NATIONAL AP WBAN 1.91
MO SALEM 10 W WBAN 1.69
MO ROLLA 8.2 SSE CoCoRaHS 1.61
MO MORRISVILLE 2SW COOP 1.57
MO MOUNTAIN VIEW 2.7 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.47
MO SALEM COOP 1.46
MO EL DORADO SPRINGS 12.0 NE CoCoRaHS 1.41
MO CONWAY 9.0 E CoCoRaHS 1.38
MO WINONA FOREST RS COOP 1.35
MO SPRINGFIELD 4.8 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.35
MO MANSFIELD 5.4 NNE CoCoRaHS 1.33
MO NEVADA 2.3 WNW CoCoRaHS 1.28
MO AVA 6W COOP 1.25
MO HOUSTON 4.5 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.07
MO SPRINGFIELD 5.3 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.06
MO MANSFIELD 3.7 SSE CoCoRaHS 1.05
MO HOUSTON COOP 1.00
KS FORT SCOTT 4.0 ESE CoCoRaHS 0.80
MO GAINESVILLE 6.2 ENE CoCoRaHS 0.03
MO HARTVILLE 0.9 WSW CoCoRaHS 0.00