Weather History for Lafayette, LA

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Thursday, May 16, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 74 °F 77 °F  
Max Temperature 82 °F 87 °F 92 °F (1955)
Min Temperature 66 °F 67 °F 46 °F (1926)
Cooling Degree Days 9 12  
Month to date cooling degree days 57 160  
Year to date cooling degree days 229 414  
Growing Degree Days 24 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 66 °F    
Average Humidity 72    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 51    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.14 in 10.38 in (1980)
Month to date precipitation 3.92 2.33  
Year to date precipitation 30.31 20.17  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.96 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 7 mph (South)    
Max Wind Speed 18 mph    
Max Gust Speed 23 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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May. 16, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:13 AM CDT 7:55 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:47 AM CDT 8:21 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:15 AM CDT 8:53 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:42 AM CDT 9:27 PM CDT
Moon 11:39 AM CDT (5/16) 12:23 AM CDT (5/16)
Length of Visible Light 14h 34m
Length of Day
13h 42m
Waxing Crescent, 36% of the Moon is Illuminated
May 16
Waxing Crescent
May 17
First Quarter
May 24
Full
May 31
Last Quarter
Jun 8
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Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (CDT) Temp. Heat Index Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 66.9 °F - 63.0 °F 87% 30.01 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 66.0 °F - 63.0 °F 90% 29.99 in 9.0 mi ESE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 66.0 °F - 63.0 °F 90% 29.99 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:53 AM 66.0 °F - 63.0 °F 90% 29.98 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
4:53 AM 66.9 °F - 64.0 °F 90% 29.98 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:53 AM 66.9 °F - 64.0 °F 90% 29.98 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:53 AM 66.9 °F - 64.9 °F 93% 29.99 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 70.0 °F - 66.0 °F 87% 30.03 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:01 AM 71.6 °F - 66.2 °F 83% 30.03 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:53 AM 73.0 °F - 66.9 °F 81% 30.01 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:00 AM 73.4 °F - 66.2 °F 78% 30.01 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:28 AM 75.2 °F - 66.2 °F 73% 30.01 in 10.0 mi South 6.9 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:53 AM 77.0 °F - 64.9 °F 66% 30.01 in 10.0 mi SSW 12.7 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:31 AM 78.8 °F - 62.6 °F 57% 29.98 in 10.0 mi South 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:53 AM 78.1 °F - 62.1 °F 58% 29.98 in 10.0 mi South 12.7 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:53 AM 79.0 °F - 63.0 °F 58% 29.98 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:53 PM 81.0 °F 81.9 °F 62.1 °F 52% 29.97 in 10.0 mi South 12.7 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
1:53 PM 81.0 °F 82.2 °F 63.0 °F 54% 29.96 in 10.0 mi South 12.7 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:53 PM 82.0 °F 83.0 °F 62.1 °F 51% 29.94 in 10.0 mi South 13.8 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
3:53 PM 80.1 °F 81.7 °F 64.0 °F 58% 29.91 in 10.0 mi South 13.8 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 78.8 °F - 64.4 °F 61% 29.91 in 10.0 mi South 11.5 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 79.0 °F - 64.9 °F 62% 29.91 in 10.0 mi South 11.5 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
6:53 PM 77.0 °F - 66.0 °F 69% 29.91 in 10.0 mi South 10.4 mph 17.3 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:53 PM 75.0 °F - 66.9 °F 76% 29.91 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:32 PM 73.4 °F - 68.0 °F 83% 29.92 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:53 PM 73.9 °F - 69.1 °F 85% 29.92 in 10.0 mi SSE 6.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:03 PM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.92 in 10.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
9:53 PM 73.0 °F - 69.1 °F 87% 29.94 in 10.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:53 PM 73.0 °F - 69.1 °F 87% 29.94 in 10.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:06 PM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.94 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:20 PM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.94 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:49 PM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.94 in 10.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:53 PM 73.0 °F - 69.1 °F 87% 29.94 in 10.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy