Weather History for Rifle, CO

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Friday, March 8, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 45 °F 37 °F  
Max Temperature 55 °F 51 °F 69 °F (1986)
Min Temperature 34 °F 24 °F 5 °F (1931)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 20 28  
Month to date heating degree days 214 230  
Since 1 July heating degree days 5268 5227  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Moisture  
Dew Point 27 °F    
Average Humidity 54    
Maximum Humidity 79    
Minimum Humidity 28    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.01 in 0.03 in 0.39 in (2006)
Month to date precipitation 0.12 0.24  
Year to date precipitation 0.89 1.81  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.74 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 6 mph (West)    
Max Wind Speed 31 mph    
Max Gust Speed 40 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events Rain    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Mar. 08, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:32 AM MST 6:10 PM MST
Civil Twilight 6:05 AM MST 6:37 PM MST
Nautical Twilight 5:34 AM MST 7:08 PM MST
Astronomical Twilight 5:03 AM MST 7:40 PM MST
Moon 4:18 AM MST (3/8) 3:10 PM MST (3/8)
Length of Visible Light 12h 31m
Length of Day
11h 38m
Waning Crescent, 11% of the Moon is Illuminated
Mar 8
Waning Crescent
Mar 11
New
Mar 19
First Quarter
Mar 27
Full
Apr 2
Last Quarter

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (MST) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 36.0 °F 33.3 °F 23.0 °F 59% 29.83 in 10.0 mi SW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 36.0 °F - 21.9 °F 57% 29.83 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 35.1 °F - 21.9 °F 59% 29.81 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 37.0 °F 34.5 °F 19.9 °F 50% 29.80 in 10.0 mi NNW 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 37.9 °F - 19.9 °F 48% 29.79 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 37.0 °F - 19.9 °F 50% 29.81 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:53 AM 37.0 °F - 19.9 °F 50% 29.83 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
7:53 AM 37.0 °F 33.3 °F 21.0 °F 52% 29.83 in 10.0 mi West 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 41.0 °F 39.0 °F 19.9 °F 43% 29.84 in 10.0 mi West 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 AM 46.0 °F - 23.0 °F 40% 29.79 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 52.0 °F - 21.9 °F 31% 29.74 in 10.0 mi West 8.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:53 AM 54.0 °F - 21.9 °F 29% 29.71 in 10.0 mi West 15.0 mph 24.2 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
12:53 PM 53.1 °F - 24.1 °F 32% 29.69 in 10.0 mi West 24.2 mph 33.4 mph N/A   Overcast
1:53 PM 51.1 °F - 27.0 °F 39% 29.68 in 10.0 mi West 21.9 mph 32.2 mph N/A   Overcast
2:53 PM 50.0 °F - 27.0 °F 41% 29.68 in 10.0 mi West 16.1 mph 28.8 mph N/A   Overcast
3:53 PM 46.9 °F - 30.0 °F 52% 29.69 in 10.0 mi WSW 15.0 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:53 PM 46.0 °F 40.2 °F 32.0 °F 58% 29.68 in 10.0 mi West 12.7 mph - N/A   Overcast
5:53 PM 44.1 °F 42.5 °F 33.1 °F 65% 29.69 in 10.0 mi NNE 3.5 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
6:53 PM 42.1 °F 39.2 °F 34.0 °F 73% 29.68 in 10.0 mi SE 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:53 PM 39.9 °F 37.8 °F 34.0 °F 79% 29.68 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
8:53 PM 39.9 °F 36.7 °F 34.0 °F 79% 29.67 in 10.0 mi West 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:53 PM 39.0 °F - 36.0 °F 89% 29.66 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
10:53 PM 39.0 °F 36.8 °F 36.0 °F 89% 29.62 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - 0.01 in   Overcast
11:53 PM 37.9 °F 35.5 °F 35.1 °F 89% 29.62 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast