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Lincoln, NE, August 2017 Weather and Climate Data

Lincoln, Nebraska
August 2017: Daily Climate Data

LINK:  Lincoln Heat Wave Climatology

Last Month's Data (July 2017)

Year 2017 (and last year) Precipitation (in inches) compared to normal: red above normal, blue below normal

 
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
ANNUAL
Normal
0.64
0.77
1.93
2.71
4.29
4.34
3.40
3.49
3.02
1.97
1.43
0.95
28.95
2017
1.10
0.55
1.62
3.55
6.29
7.35
5.99
3.29
.
.
.
.
29.74
2016
0.83
0.76
0.93
4.37
5.42
0.58
4.67
3.83
3.38
1.86
0.65
1.62
28.90

Normal January 1 - July 31 Precipitation = 18.08 inches.
Normal January 1 - August 31 Precipitation = 21.58 inches

Check out Lincoln's hot temperature climatologies >>>>
LINK: Lincoln's Heat Waves Page
LINK: Lincoln's total number of days 90F or higher, monthly and yearly 1887 to present
LINK: Lincoln's total number of days 100F or higher, monthly and yearly 1887 to present
LINK: Longest streaks of 90F or higher temperature
LINK: Months AND Years with the most number of days with 90F or higher Temperatures
LINK: Date of hottest day each year

All data in the following table are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.

RECORDS:
Record cold daily high temperature of 69F on August 5, 2017. Old record 70F set in 1897

All temperatures of 90F or higher are in RED.

August
2017
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Norm
Max
Norm
Min
Norm
Mean
Tuesday
Aug. 1
87
65
76
-1
0.00
2.39
105
48
0
11
89
66
77
Wednesday
Aug. 2
88
64
76
-1
0.00
2.04
107
52
0
11
88
66
77
Thursday
Aug. 3
77
56
67
-10
T
2.05
108
51
0
2
88
66
77
Friday
Aug. 4
79
50
65
-12
0.00
1.68
109
45
0
0
88
66
77
Saturday
Aug. 5
69
60
65
-12
0.26
1.60
109
48
0
0
88
66
77
Sunday
Aug. 6
75
62
69
-8
0.00
1.68
104
49
0
4
88
66
77
Monday
Aug. 7
81
59
70
-7
0.00
2.02
104
44
0
5
88
65
77
Tuesday
Aug. 8
83
56
70
-7
0.00
1.71
110
50
0
5
88
65
77
Wednesday
Aug. 9
77
61
69
-7
T
1.69
106
48
0
4
88
65
76
Thursday
Aug. 10
82
59
71
-5
0.00
1.33
104
48
0
6
88
65
76
Friday
Aug. 11
81
57
69
-7
0.01
1.94
105
48
0
4
88
65
76
Saturday
Aug. 12
83
55
69
-7
0.00
2.94
107
47
0
4
88
65
76
Sunday
Aug. 13
83
65
74
-2
0.07
1.83
108
49
0
9
87
65
76
Monday
Aug. 14
87
66
77
+1
0.60
3.32
103
45
0
12
87
65
76
Tuesday
Aug. 15
89
68
79
+3
0.01
1.72
106
48
0
14
87
64
76
Wednesday
Aug. 16
83
66
75
-1
0.41
4.27
107
49
0
10
87
64
76
Thursday
Aug. 17
85
62
74
-2
0.00
2.54
107
44
0
9
87
64
76
Friday
Aug. 18
87
64
76
+1
T
2.36
110
45
0
11
87
64
75
Saturday
Aug. 19
88
58
73
-2
0.11
1.24
100
45
0
8
87
64
75
Sunday
Aug. 20
87
65
77
+2
1.82
2.73
102
39
0
12
87
63
75
Monday
Aug. 21
.
.
.
.
.
2.41
104
47
0
.
86
63
75
Tuesday
Aug. 22
.
.
.
.
.
2.94
103
46
0
.
86
63
75
Wednesday
Aug. 23
.
.
.
.
.
1.28
103
43
0
.
86
63
74
Thursday
Aug. 24
.
.
.
.
.
1.90
107
43
0
.
86
63
74
Friday
Aug. 25
.
.
.
.
.
3.09
105
45
0
.
86
62
74
Saturday
Aug. 26
.
.
.
.
.
1.72
105
48
0
.
85
62
74
Sunday
Aug. 27
.
.
.
.
.
1.34
104
47
0
.
85
62
73
Monday
Aug. 28
.
.
.
.
.
2.93
103
41
0
.
85
61
73
Tuesday
Aug. 29
.
.
.
.
.
5.45
101
41
0
.
85
61
73
Wednesday
Aug. 30
.
.
.
.
.
2.23
103
42
0
.
85
61
73
Thursday
Aug. 31
.
.
.
.
.
1.96
103
42
0
.
84
60
72
August
2017
Max Min Mean Dep Pcpn Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD CDD Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
TOTAL
       
3.29
     
.
.
 
 
 
AVERAGE
.
.
.
     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NORMAL
86.8
63.8
75.3
 
3.49
 
 
 
4
331
 
 
 
DEPARTURE
.
.
.
 
.
   
.
.
   
 

AVERAGE and TOTAL are August 2017.
Temperature is "degrees F"
Precipitation measurement is "inches"
Precipitation "T" = trace, precipitation was observed but not enough to be measured

NORMAL (Norm) refers to the 1981-2010 Standard Normals
DEPARTURE is AUGUST 2017 Averages and totals measured against 1981-2010 normals.
Max = Observed Maximum and Min = Observed Minimum temperatures in deg. F.
Mean = Observed Mean Daily temperature in deg. F.
Dep = Departure from normal ( __ = below normal, + above normal), in deg. F.
Pcpn = Observed daily precipitation (midnight to midnight, CST) in inches.
Rec Pcpn = Record daily amount of precipitation in inches.
Rec Max = Record maximum temperature in deg. F.
Rec Min = Record Minimum temperature in deg. F.
HDD = heating degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg. F.
CDD = cooling degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg F.
Norm Max = Daily Normal High Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Min = Daily Normal Low Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Mean = Daily Normal Mean Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.

From the record books:  Data: 1887-2016 (130 years)
TEMPERATURE:
Hottest recorded August temperature, 110 F, August 8, 1934 & August 18, 1936.

Coldest recorded August temperature, 39 F,  August 20, 1950.
PRECIPITATION:  
Wettest August total precipitation: 13.98 inches, August 1910
Driest August total precipitation: 0.07 inches, August 1976

NOTE:  All data on this page are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.