Weather History for Lafayette, LA

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Friday, August 16, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 81 °F 84 °F  
Max Temperature 90 °F 93 °F 101 °F (1951)
Min Temperature 72 °F 75 °F 61 °F (1929)
Cooling Degree Days 16 19  
Month to date cooling degree days 316 304  
Year to date cooling degree days 1856 1988  
Since 1 June cooling degree days 1392 1374  
Growing Degree Days 30 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 69 °F    
Average Humidity 69    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 44    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.13 in 2.49 in (1945)
Month to date precipitation 2.33 2.38  
Year to date precipitation 41.45 38.38  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.96 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 5 mph (NNE)    
Max Wind Speed 13 mph    
Max Gust Speed 18 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Aug. 16, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:35 AM CDT 7:48 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 6:10 AM CDT 8:13 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 5:40 AM CDT 8:42 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:09 AM CDT 9:13 PM CDT
Moon 3:59 PM CDT (8/16) 1:46 AM CDT (8/16)
Length of Visible Light 14h 02m
Length of Day
13h 12m
Waxing Gibbous, 75% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 16
Waxing Gibbous
Aug 20
Full
Aug 28
Last Quarter
Sep 5
New
Sep 12
First Quarter

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 75.9 °F - 72.0 °F 87% 29.97 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
1:53 AM 75.0 °F - 71.1 °F 87% 29.95 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
2:53 AM 75.0 °F - 71.1 °F 87% 29.95 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
3:53 AM 73.9 °F - 71.1 °F 91% 29.95 in 9.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 73.9 °F - 70.0 °F 87% 29.94 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 73.0 °F - 70.0 °F 90% 29.94 in 9.0 mi NNE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 72.0 °F - 70.0 °F 93% 29.96 in 6.0 mi NNE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 73.9 °F - 70.0 °F 87% 29.98 in 7.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 77.0 °F - 71.1 °F 82% 29.99 in 9.0 mi NE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 81.0 °F 85.2 °F 72.0 °F 74% 29.99 in 10.0 mi NE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 84.9 °F 90.1 °F 71.1 °F 63% 30.00 in 10.0 mi North 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 87.1 °F 89.2 °F 66.0 °F 49% 29.99 in 10.0 mi NNW 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
12:53 PM 89.1 °F 91.0 °F 64.9 °F 45% 29.97 in 10.0 mi North 6.9 mph 17.3 mph N/A   Clear
1:53 PM 89.1 °F 91.0 °F 64.9 °F 45% 29.96 in 10.0 mi NE 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
2:53 PM 89.1 °F 91.0 °F 64.9 °F 45% 29.93 in 10.0 mi NNE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 89.1 °F 91.0 °F 64.9 °F 45% 29.93 in 10.0 mi NE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 89.1 °F 91.3 °F 66.0 °F 46% 29.93 in 10.0 mi NNE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 88.0 °F 90.3 °F 66.0 °F 48% 29.93 in 10.0 mi NNE 8.1 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 86.0 °F 88.2 °F 66.0 °F 51% 29.93 in 10.0 mi NNE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 81.0 °F 83.3 °F 66.9 °F 62% 29.95 in 10.0 mi NE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 78.1 °F - 69.1 °F 74% 29.96 in 10.0 mi NNE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 77.0 °F - 68.0 °F 74% 29.98 in 10.0 mi NE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 75.9 °F - 68.0 °F 76% 29.97 in 10.0 mi NE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 75.9 °F - 69.1 °F 79% 29.99 in 10.0 mi North 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy