Weather History for Rifle, CO

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Week of August 5, 2012 through August 11, 2012

  Max Avg Min Sum
Temperature  
Max Temperature 98 °F 94 °F 87 °F
Mean Temperature 78 °F 76 °F 72 °F
Min Temperature 64 °F 58 °F 53 °F
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days (base 65) 0 0 0 0
Cooling Degree Days (base 65) 13 11 7 77
Growing Degree Days (base 50) 28 25 20 178
Dew Point  
Dew Point 58 °F 42 °F 23 °F
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.14 in 0.02 in 0.00 in 0.14 in
Snowdepth - - - -
Wind  
Wind 28 mph 5 mph 0 mph
Gust Wind 37 mph 23 mph 16 mph
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.31 in 30.04 in 29.85 in

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Astronomy

Aug. 06, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:15 AM MDT 8:17 PM MDT
Civil Twilight 5:45 AM MDT 8:46 PM MDT
Nautical Twilight 5:09 AM MDT 9:22 PM MDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:30 AM MDT 10:01 PM MDT
Moon 10:29 PM MDT (8/6) 11:06 AM MDT (8/6)
Length of Visible Light 15h 00m
Length of Day
14h 01m
Waning Gibbous, 78% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 6
Waning Gibbous
Aug 9
Last Quarter
Aug 17
New
Aug 24
First Quarter
Aug 31
Full

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  
5 95 74 53 41 36 30 51 31 11 30.12 30.03 29.96 10 10 10 18 5 23 0.00  
6 91 78 64 52 47 40 55 38 21 30.31 30.13 30.00 10 10 10 28 7 33 0.00 Thunderstorm
7 95 76 57 52 41 23 72 41 10 30.19 30.07 29.96 10 10 10 15 4 20 0.00  
8 97 76 55 44 34 27 51 30 9 30.15 30.04 29.95 10 10 10 15 4 20 0.00  
9 98 78 57 47 39 34 43 27 11 30.22 30.02 29.92 10 10 10 25 4 37 T  
10 94 78 62 58 47 42 73 45 17 30.10 29.98 29.85 10 10 4 23 6 32 0.14 Rain , Thunderstorm
11 87 72 57 57 49 42 87 56 25 30.13 29.99 29.91 10 10 10 26 5 32 0.00 Thunderstorm