Weather History for Benson, MN

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Month of August, 2012

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 91 °F 80 °F 66 °F
Mean Temperature 80 °F 67 °F 56 °F
Min Temperature 69 °F 54 °F 41 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 9 2 0 55
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 15 4 0 123
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 30 17 6 530
Dew Point  
Dew Point 73 °F 58 °F 41 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.54 in 0.05 in 0.00 in 1.53 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 24 mph 5 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 40 mph 18 mph 10 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.22 in 29.97 in 29.61 in

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Astronomy

Aug. 08, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:15 AM CDT 8:39 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:42 AM CDT 9:12 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:01 AM CDT 9:53 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:14 AM CDT 10:39 PM CDT
Moon 11:30 PM CDT (8/8) 1:25 PM CDT (8/8)
Length of Visible Light 15h 29m
Length of Day
14h 23m
Waning Gibbous, 60% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 8
Waning Gibbous
Aug 9
Last Quarter
Aug 17
New
Aug 24
First Quarter
Aug 31
Full

Weather History Calendar

Precipitation Actual month total 1.53 Average Month Total: 3.51
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
Thunderstorm
Actual:
91 | 69 0.00
Average:
84 | 59 0.15
Rain
Actual:
87 | 60 0.00
Average:
82 | 58 0.20
Thunderstorm
Actual:
89 | 62 0.35
Average:
81 | 58 0.07
Rain
Actual:
78 | 59 0.00
Average:
81 | 58 0.07
Fog
Actual:
77 | 48 0.00
Average:
82 | 59 0.01
Fog
Actual:
86 | 53 0.00
Average:
82 | 59 0.14
Fog
Actual:
86 | 57 0.00
Average:
82 | 59 0.11
Rain
Actual:
78 | 57 0.06
Average:
81 | 61 0.06
Fog
Actual:
77 | 53 0.00
Average:
81 | 58 0.03
Clear
Actual:
75 | 48 0.00
Average:
80 | 56 0.10
Rain
Actual:
73 | 46 0.02
Average:
82 | 56 0.07
Rain
Actual:
66 | 53 0.54
Average:
83 | 59 0.01
Fog
Actual:
78 | 50 0.00
Average:
81 | 59 0.08
Rain
Actual:
71 | 46 0.00
Average:
81 | 58 0.03
Thunderstorm
Actual:
82 | 62 0.33
Average:
82 | 58 0.13
Partly Cloudy
Actual:
69 | 46 0.00
Average:
82 | 58 0.09
Clear
Actual:
71 | 41 0.00
Average:
81 | 60 0.21
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
78 | 46 0.00
Average:
80 | 57 0.24
Fog
Actual:
75 | 50 0.00
Average:
79 | 57 0.11
Fog
Actual:
75 | 42 0.00
Average:
80 | 57 0.21
Clear
Actual:
80 | 44 0.00
Average:
80 | 60 0.15
Thunderstorm
Actual:
84 | 57 0.00
Average:
77 | 58 0.14
Thunderstorm
Actual:
82 | 66 0.15
Average:
79 | 57 0.11
Fog
Actual:
89 | 59 0.00
Average:
80 | 58 0.19
Rain
Actual:
75 | 66 0.00
Average:
80 | 59 0.11
Fog
Actual:
86 | 55 0.00
Average:
80 | 58 0.07
Scattered Clouds
Actual:
84 | 48 0.00
Average:
79 | 57 0.17
Thunderstorm
Actual:
89 | 64 0.05
Average:
80 | 57 0.06
Clear
Actual:
89 | 64 0.00
Average:
79 | 57 0.16
Thunderstorm
Actual:
78 | 59 0.03
Average:
78 | 56 0.11
Fog
Actual:
82 | 46 0.00
Average:
78 | 55 0.12
 

Calendar Legend

Sunny
Clear
Mostly Cloudy
Partly Sunny
Partly Cloudy
Mostly Sunny
Cloudy Rain Snow
Hail
Flurries
Thunderstorms Hazy
Fog
Sleet '?' denotes
'chance of'
Unknown

Daily Weather History & Observations

2012 Temp. (°F) Dew Point (°F) Humidity (%) Sea Level Press. (in) Visibility (mi) Wind (mph) Precip. (in) Events
Aug high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg low high avg high sum  
1 91 80 69 73 68 63 88 72 48 29.91 29.85 29.82 10 10 10 17 8 26 0.00 Rain , Thunderstorm
2 87 74 60 68 64 59 100 72 40 29.91 29.88 29.86 10 9 0 8 3 - 0.00 Fog , Rain
3 89 76 62 70 66 63 100 76 52 29.89 29.81 29.67 10 10 10 20 6 25 0.35 Rain , Thunderstorm
4 78 69 59 64 58 54 100 76 42 30.06 29.89 29.78 10 10 0 21 8 29 0.00 Fog , Rain
5 77 62 48 57 53 48 100 72 41 30.22 30.14 30.07 10 9 0 12 5 16 0.00 Fog
6 86 70 53 66 60 52 100 72 45 30.10 30.02 29.95 10 10 0 12 5 - 0.00 Fog
7 86 72 57 64 59 54 100 69 37 30.04 30.00 29.96 10 7 0 9 2 - 0.00 Fog
8 78 68 57 64 62 57 100 78 57 30.06 29.99 29.93 10 10 7 16 7 21 0.06 Rain
9 77 65 53 63 56 52 100 76 44 30.15 30.07 30.03 10 8 0 17 5 26 0.00 Fog
10 75 62 48 55 52 48 100 67 38 30.22 30.16 30.10 10 10 10 10 5 - 0.00  
11 73 60 46 57 52 45 100 73 47 30.12 30.07 30.00 10 10 2 14 3 16 0.02 Rain
12 66 60 53 59 56 52 100 89 72 30.06 30.02 30.00 10 9 3 7 3 - 0.54 Rain
13 78 64 50 64 56 50 100 78 42 30.07 30.04 30.00 10 8 0 13 3 17 0.00 Fog
14 71 58 46 63 55 46 100 81 60 30.03 29.95 29.84 10 8 0 9 2 - 0.00 Fog , Rain
15 82 72 62 70 63 55 94 78 65 29.87 29.75 29.68 10 10 2 24 9 40 0.33 Rain , Thunderstorm
16 69 58 46 57 50 43 94 70 38 30.09 30.00 29.89 10 10 10 22 14 31 0.00  
17 71 56 41 54 47 41 100 72 41 30.14 30.09 30.04 10 10 10 8 2 - 0.00  
18 78 62 46 55 50 45 100 67 34 30.04 30.01 29.98 10 10 3 10 2 - 0.00  
19 75 62 50 57 53 48 100 72 38 30.07 30.03 30.00 10 10 0 10 4 17 0.00 Fog
20 75 58 42 54 48 43 100 69 36 30.05 30.03 29.99 10 9 0 7 1 - 0.00 Fog
21 80 62 44 57 51 45 100 68 37 30.06 30.02 29.96 10 10 5 9 2 - 0.00  
22 84 70 57 63 58 52 88 65 45 29.96 29.87 29.78 10 10 10 17 9 26 0.00 Thunderstorm
23 82 74 66 72 64 61 100 76 57 29.83 29.79 29.75 10 9 1 15 7 16 0.15 Rain , Thunderstorm
24 89 74 59 72 67 57 100 77 49 29.83 29.79 29.76 10 8 0 16 6 21 0.00 Fog
25 75 70 66 68 65 61 100 85 65 29.93 29.88 29.81 10 9 5 15 7 18 0.00 Rain
26 86 72 55 66 60 52 100 74 31 30.06 29.99 29.93 10 7 0 10 2 10 0.00 Fog
27 84 66 48 63 55 48 100 68 35 30.17 30.11 30.06 10 9 2 7 1 - 0.00  
28 89 76 64 70 65 59 94 73 46 30.14 30.01 29.92 10 10 7 14 7 23 0.05 Rain , Thunderstorm
29 89 76 64 68 66 63 100 69 46 29.93 29.84 29.71 10 10 10 13 8 18 0.00  
30 78 68 59 70 61 55 88 70 57 29.99 29.79 29.61 10 10 10 20 8 28 0.03 Rain , Thunderstorm
31 82 64 46 55 50 45 100 64 28 30.14 30.09 30.00 10 9 0 13 4 16 0.00 Fog