Friday, August 1, 2014

July 2014 Weather Summary

The highest temperature recorded at the weather station at Leslie Park Golf Course for the month of July was 88.1 degrees, on the 22nd. The lowest temperature was 48.1 degrees. ( July 29th.) There were no days above 90 degrees in July for the first time since we put the weather station up in 2010. In that year, there were 3 days above 90. In both 2011 and 2012, we had 10 days with a high of at least 90 while 2013 saw four days. The average temperature was 67.9 degrees.

There was 3.94 inches of rain at the golf course, with the 7th seeing the most of any single day. (0.88 inches) Seven days had over a tenth of an inch and 12 days saw at least a trace of precipitation. For the year, we have gotten 20.25 inches of rain.

The average wind speed recorded was just 1.7 mph. The highest sustained wind speed was 44 mph, on the 1st. That wind speed is a new record for the golf course weather station.

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