Weather History for Lafayette, LA

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Sunday, August 19, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 76 °F 84 °F  
Max Temperature 79 °F 93 °F 100 °F (1999)
Min Temperature 72 °F 75 °F 65 °F (1943)
Cooling Degree Days 11 19  
Month to date cooling degree days 360 361  
Year to date cooling degree days 2255 2045  
Since 1 June cooling degree days 1409 1431  
Growing Degree Days 26 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 72 °F    
Average Humidity 87    
Maximum Humidity 94    
Minimum Humidity 79    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.77 in 0.16 in 3.80 in (1897)
Month to date precipitation 6.12 2.83  
Year to date precipitation 49.63 38.83  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.91 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 4 mph (South)    
Max Wind Speed 12 mph    
Max Gust Speed 15 mph    
Visibility 9 miles    
Events Fog , Rain    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Aug. 19, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:37 AM CDT 7:44 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:12 AM CDT 8:09 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:43 AM CDT 8:39 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:12 AM CDT 9:09 PM CDT
Moon 8:37 AM CDT (8/19) 8:51 PM CDT (8/19)
Length of Visible Light 13h 56m
Length of Day
13h 06m
Waxing Crescent, 5% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 19
Waxing Crescent
Aug 24
First Quarter
Aug 31
Full
Sep 8
Last Quarter
Sep 15
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Time (CDT) Temp. Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 73.9 °F 72.0 °F 93% 29.86 in 10.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 73.9 °F 72.0 °F 93% 29.83 in 10.0 mi SSW 10.4 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 75.9 °F 73.0 °F 91% 29.83 in 10.0 mi South 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 77.0 °F 73.9 °F 90% 29.87 in 10.0 mi North 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 75.2 °F 73.4 °F 94% 29.90 in 10.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A Rain Light Rain
5:01 AM 75.2 °F 73.4 °F 94% 29.90 in 10.0 mi North 6.9 mph - 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
5:43 AM 73.4 °F 71.6 °F 94% 29.89 in 10.0 mi NNE 8.1 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
5:53 AM 73.9 °F 72.0 °F 93% 29.89 in 10.0 mi NNE 8.1 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
6:53 AM 73.9 °F 71.1 °F 91% 29.90 in 10.0 mi North 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:09 AM 73.4 °F 71.6 °F 94% 29.90 in 10.0 mi North 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:41 AM 73.4 °F 71.6 °F 94% 29.91 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:53 AM 73.9 °F 72.0 °F 93% 29.91 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
8:53 AM 75.9 °F 72.0 °F 87% 29.93 in 10.0 mi ENE 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:21 AM 75.2 °F 71.6 °F 89% 29.95 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
9:53 AM 75.9 °F 72.0 °F 87% 29.94 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.00 in   Overcast
10:22 AM 75.2 °F 73.4 °F 94% 29.96 in 1.8 mi West 8.1 mph - 0.07 in Rain Heavy Rain
10:26 AM 75.2 °F 73.4 °F 94% 29.97 in 0.8 mi West 8.1 mph - 0.14 in Rain Heavy Rain
10:53 AM 73.9 °F 72.0 °F 93% 29.98 in 0.5 mi NW 3.5 mph - 0.58 in Fog , Rain Heavy Rain
11:07 AM 73.4 °F 71.6 °F 94% 29.98 in 1.5 mi Calm Calm - 0.07 in Rain Heavy Rain
11:21 AM 73.4 °F 71.6 °F 94% 29.97 in 3.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.11 in Rain Rain
11:53 AM 73.9 °F 72.0 °F 93% 29.97 in 5.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.16 in Rain Rain
12:07 PM 75.2 °F 71.6 °F 89% 29.97 in 6.0 mi WNW 3.5 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
12:26 PM 75.2 °F 71.6 °F 89% 29.96 in 6.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.02 in Rain Rain
12:53 PM 75.9 °F 72.0 °F 87% 29.96 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.03 in Rain Light Rain
1:28 PM 77.0 °F 73.4 °F 89% 29.94 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
1:43 PM 77.0 °F 73.4 °F 89% 29.93 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
1:53 PM 77.0 °F 73.0 °F 88% 29.93 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
2:11 PM 77.0 °F 73.4 °F 89% 29.93 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
2:43 PM 77.0 °F 73.4 °F 89% 29.91 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
2:53 PM 77.0 °F 73.0 °F 88% 29.91 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
3:09 PM 77.0 °F 73.4 °F 89% 29.90 in 10.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
3:53 PM 78.1 °F 73.0 °F 84% 29.90 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
4:07 PM 78.8 °F 73.4 °F 83% 29.90 in 10.0 mi South 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:53 PM 78.1 °F 73.0 °F 84% 29.90 in 10.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:00 PM 78.8 °F 71.6 °F 78% 29.89 in 10.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:08 PM 78.8 °F 73.4 °F 83% 29.90 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:53 PM 78.1 °F 72.0 °F 81% 29.90 in 10.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:03 PM 78.8 °F 71.6 °F 78% 29.89 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:37 PM 78.8 °F 71.6 °F 78% 29.89 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:53 PM 78.1 °F 72.0 °F 81% 29.89 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:08 PM 77.0 °F 71.6 °F 83% 29.89 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:24 PM 77.0 °F 71.6 °F 83% 29.89 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:31 PM 77.0 °F 71.6 °F 83% 29.88 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:42 PM 77.0 °F 71.6 °F 83% 29.88 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
7:53 PM 77.0 °F 72.0 °F 84% 29.89 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:11 PM 77.0 °F 71.6 °F 83% 29.89 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:53 PM 75.9 °F 72.0 °F 87% 29.90 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:53 PM 75.0 °F 72.0 °F 90% 29.90 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 73.9 °F 71.1 °F 91% 29.90 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 73.4 °F 71.6 °F 94% 29.90 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear