Weather History for Rifle, CO

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Sunday, August 26, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 71 °F 68 °F  
Max Temperature 92 °F 86 °F 98 °F (1937)
Min Temperature 49 °F 51 °F 35 °F (1962)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date heating degree days 2 0  
Since 1 June heating degree days 12 60  
Since 1 July heating degree days 2 1  
Cooling Degree Days 6 4  
Month to date cooling degree days 209 159  
Year to date cooling degree days 742 502  
Since 1 June cooling degree days 734 495  
Growing Degree Days 20 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 38 °F    
Average Humidity 39    
Maximum Humidity 66    
Minimum Humidity 11    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.04 in 0.59 in (1914)
Month to date precipitation 1.03 1.14  
Year to date precipitation 5.49 8.71  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.97 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 3 mph (ESE)    
Max Wind Speed 14 mph    
Max Gust Speed 26 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Aug. 26, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:34 AM MDT 7:50 PM MDT
Civil Twilight 6:06 AM MDT 8:18 PM MDT
Nautical Twilight 5:32 AM MDT 8:51 PM MDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:57 AM MDT 9:26 PM MDT
Moon 4:22 PM MDT (8/26) 1:19 AM MDT (8/26)
Length of Visible Light 14h 11m
Length of Day
13h 16m
Waxing Gibbous, 74% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 26
Waxing Gibbous
Aug 31
Full
Sep 8
Last Quarter
Sep 15
New
Sep 22
First Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (MDT) Temp. Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 57.9 °F 39.0 °F 49% 29.93 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 57.0 °F 42.1 °F 57% 29.92 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 54.0 °F 39.9 °F 59% 29.94 in 10.0 mi East 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 54.0 °F 37.9 °F 55% 29.96 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 52.0 °F 39.0 °F 61% 29.98 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 52.0 °F 37.9 °F 59% 29.99 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 50.0 °F 39.9 °F 68% 30.02 in 10.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 54.0 °F 42.1 °F 64% 30.05 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 61.0 °F 37.9 °F 42% 30.07 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 66.0 °F 39.0 °F 37% 30.05 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 71.1 °F 39.0 °F 31% 30.04 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
11:53 AM 78.1 °F 37.9 °F 24% 30.02 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:53 PM 89.1 °F 34.0 °F 14% 29.93 in 10.0 mi West 10.4 mph 16.1 mph N/A   Clear
3:53 PM 90.0 °F 32.0 °F 13% 29.91 in 10.0 mi NW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 PM 91.0 °F 30.0 °F 11% 29.90 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 90.0 °F 33.1 °F 13% 29.90 in 10.0 mi NE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
6:53 PM 88.0 °F 33.1 °F 14% 29.90 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 PM 81.0 °F 36.0 °F 20% 29.92 in 10.0 mi SSW 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 PM 77.0 °F 41.0 °F 28% 29.95 in 10.0 mi Variable 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 77.0 °F 41.0 °F 28% 29.96 in 10.0 mi South 12.7 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 73.9 °F 43.0 °F 33% 29.97 in 10.0 mi ENE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 72.0 °F 43.0 °F 35% 29.96 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear