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Lincoln Weather and Climate

Monthly Average Temperatures Compared to Normals (1887 through last month)

Blue = Below Normal; Black = Normal; Red = Above Normal
Normal = The current 30-year standard time period 1981-2010
The 30-year normals are re-calculated every 10 years

All temperatures are in degrees F

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

Normals>
24.6 29.0 40.1 51.6 62.3 72.6 77.6 75.3 66.0 53.2 38.9 26.8 51.6  
Year
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN
Year
2017 27.5 383 43.7 53.5 62.8 74.9 78.8 71.4 70.3 55.5 41.0 . . 2017
2016 26.4 34.8 47.5 55.1 62.7 78.8 77.8 75.5 70.2 58.2 46.5 26.6 55.0 2016
2015 28.1 21.6 43.3 54.0 61.5 73.4 77.1 73.8 71.4 57.1 44.9 33.6 53.3 2015
2014 22.3 22.5 37.1 52.7 65.2 73.9 75.0 76.1 65.6 55.2 34.6 31.4 51.1 2014
2013 25.2 29.9 34.8 46.1 61.5 71.8 75.8 76.1 70.6 51.7 36.7 22.2 50.2 2013
2012 30.0 30.6 55.0 56.0 66.9 75.1 81.3 74.3 64.6 49.5 41.3 27.9 54.5 2012
2011 18.4 26.9 39.4 51.6 61.8 72.9 81.5 75.5 61.5 55.6 39.9 29.2 51.2 2011
2010 18.0 28.3 41.0 55.6 60.5 74.2 77.8 78.1 66.3 55.4 39.1 25.0 51.1 2010
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
2009 23.9 31.1 40.0 50.1 63.9 72.3 72.6 72.3 64.4 46.2 44.0 19.7 50.0 2009
2008 22.6 25.6 38.3 47.3 60.4 72.8 78.6 75.4 65.5 54.4 39.7 23.0 50.6 2008
2007 23.7 23.9 48.0 50.3 65.9 72.5 79.2 79.5 67.1 57.4 39.5 24.2 52.6 2007
2006 36.7 29.7 39.5 55.5 64.7 74.3 80.2 75.7 63.2 50.5 40.1 33.5 53.6 2006
2005 21.0 33.6 41.3 54.0 62.0 75.3 79.4 75.0 70.3 54.9 42.2 24.7 52.8 2005
2004 21.7 25.4 45.0 53.4 64.5 69.0 73.6 71.6 70.1 54.9 41.9 30.9 51.8 2004
2003 24.3 24.6 40.5 52.7 59.4 69.2 79.1 77.7 62.3 55.3 37.8 30.5 51.1 2003
2002 29.9 31.0 32.8 52.7 59.5 77.7 80.6 76.3 67.6 46.7 37.6 32.0 53.9 2002
2001 26.6 21.3 36.1 54.8 63.9 71.4 79.8 76.5 65.4 53.2 48.4 32.5 52.5 2001
2000 28.2 36.0 44.2 51.4 66.5 71.7 76.2 79.0 67.8 56.5 32.3 15.8 52.1 2000
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1999 23.5 37.3 39.1 50.8 61.6 70.2 80.6 73.9 64.0 53.6 46.6 31.7 52.7 1999
1998 25.6 36.3 32.3 50.9 66.1 70.4 77.9 76.2 71.3 55.9 43.6 30.9 53.2 1998
1997 20.6 29.8 42.1 45.1 57.5 72.6 77.6 73.6 67.6 53.8 35.8 29.5 50.6 1997
1996 18.4 30.4 33.0 49.9 59.3 73.0 73.8 72.3 63.2 54.1 32.6 23.1 48.7 1996
1995 23.6 32.5 39.4 47.6 56.6 70.9 78.1 79.5 63.9 53.1 34.9 28.2 50.8 1995
1994 20.8 21.8 41.5 50.3 62.9 73.6 72.6 71.7 66.1 53.6 40.5 28.3 50.5 1994
1993 17.3 20.6 35.9 47.5 60.3 69.0 76.0 75.0 59.6 50.3 35.1 30.5 48.3 1993
1992 34.4 37.3 43.7 51.5 62.2 69.5 72.8 70.2 65.5 53.8 33.8 26.4 51.8 1992
1991 18.1 37.6 44.2 54.6 66.6 76.6 78.1 76.2 67.6 52.9 31.7 33.6 53.2 1991
1990 33.8 31.7 42.7 51.1 59.5 75.3 76.5 76.7 70.5 55.0 44.7 23.4 53.5 1990
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1989 33.5 16.3 38.8 54.8 62.2 70.5 78.3 75.0 63.3 54.4 37.8 19.0 50.5 1989
1988 21.5 25.9 41.3 51.0 67.6 77.8 77.8 78.3 67.6 50.7 41.3 31.7 52.8 1988
1987 29.6 37.2 41.8 55.1 67.3 75.8 79.4 72.8 65.7 48.4 43.9 32.3 54.2 1987
1986 32.6 26.2 45.8 53.2 63.1 75.4 78.6 71.0 68.4 53.6 35.6 30.5 53.0 1986
1985 20.1 22.5 42.6 54.9 64.5 69.0 76.0 71.3 63.5 53.8 29.0 21.4 49.2 1985
1984 21.8 36.0 33.4 48.4 59.1 73.4 77.5 78.0 63.0 53.2 40.1 27.9 51.1 1984
1983 26.9 31.5 39.4 45.3 58.1 71.7 81.1 83.4 69.2 54.8 39.3 8.1 50.8 1983
1982 11.9 23.4 36.3 48.3 63.4 66.7 78.9 74.1 65.1 54.6 36.8 29.9 49.3 1982
1981 28.1 31.4 42.8 58.7 59.8 74.9 78.6 72.3 65.9 52.1 42.1 24.9 52.7 1981
1980 23.4 22.1 35.2 52.2 62.8 74.3 82.2 78.8 66.8 51.8 42.5 28.6 51.9 1980
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1979 7.2 13.0 38.4 49.6 59.7 72.1 75.0 75.2 68.6 54.4 37.3 32.3 48.8 1979
1978 9.9 13.1 33.6 51.3 60.0 71.6 76.8 74.9 69.1 52.1 36.5 22.3 47.8 1978
1977 13.0 31.7 43.4 56.6 68.4 74.3 80.9 72.2 66.4 51.4 38.3 25.1 51.9 1977
1976 24.2 36.9 39.2 54.3 58.9 71.6 78.1 76.2 66.8 47.2 32.1 24.3 50.9 1976
1975 21.6 20.1 30.6 48.4 63.4 70.9 78.5 79.5 61.6 57.3 39.5 29.9 50.3 1975
1974 15.6 31.1 42.1 51.8 62.1 70.9 83.8 70.7 60.9 56.1 39.3 26.9 51.1 1974
1973 23.4 28.4 42.6 49.5 59.0 73.3 75.0 77.2 63.2 56.1 39.0 21.8 50.8 1973
1972 20.8 25.0 41.5 49.5 60.7 71.2 74.1 72.3 65.1 49.0 36.2 21.6 49.0 1972
1971 16.7 23.2 35.4 52.9 58.8 76.8 74.0 74.8 65.9 57.0 37.3 29.3 50.3 1971
1970 16.9 32.9 36.1 52.9 67.4 73.4 78.0 76.5 65.0 50.1 37.1 28.5 51.3 1970
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1969 17.6 24.5 30.5 53.1 63.4 68.1 77.7 75.4 67.6 49.0 40.1 24.2 49.4 1969
1968 22.5 27.6 44.3 52.1 58.3 74.3 77.0 74.7 64.4 55.0 35.8 21.9 50.8 1968
1967 23.1 28.9 43.7 54.3 59.5 70.6 73.4 70.6 62.0 51.5 37.6 28.0 50.4 1967
1966 17.7 27.2 42.6 46.6 61.2 72.3 81.5 72.1 63.3 54.6 38.5 26.5 50.5 1966
1965 22.0 20.6 26.4 52.9 67.0 71.6 75.6 75.4 60.5 56.1 41.6 34.8 50.5 1965
1964 30.2 29.9 35.1 52.7 67.8 70.5 80.9 71.7 65.7 53.0 40.8 25.0 52.1 1964
1963 14.0 31.1 43.3 53.3 63.5 76.8 79.0 75.9 67.9 64.2 45.0 19.4 52.9 1963
1962 20.1 26.8 32.6 51.4 70.1 71.6 75.8 76.5 64.7 56.7 40.8 28.3 51.4 1962
1961 25.4 32.3 40.4 47.2 58.7 71.0 76.6 75.9 63.1 57.0 38.7 21.2 50.7 1961
1960 21.2 20.4 24.3 53.7 62.4 70.5 76.1 76.6 69.0 56.6 40.8 29.1 50.2 1960
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1959 20.5 25.2 40.1 51.1 63.4 75.1 74.7 81.1 65.8 51.1 33.8 35.0 51.6 1959
1958 26.4 22.7 34.5 50.2 65.0 70.6 73.9 76.4 68.3 57.4 42.1 27.2 51.4 1958
1957 18.2 33.2 38.5 50.4 60.9 71.1 81.9 77.6 64.2 52.5 37.0 35.3 51.8 1957
1956 21.1 25.3 38.7 47.5 65.6 77.2 77.9 78.3 68.4 61.3 40.2 33.2 53.0 1956
1955 25.0 22.7 37.9 59.7 66.7 69.0 84.3 81.2 69.9 55.9 33.7 23.4 52.6 1955
1954 20.6 40.5 34.8 54.1 56.9 75.1 83.0 75.9 71.2 54.1 45.6 33.4 53.8 1954
1953 25.2 34.1 41.5 46.6 61.2 78.8 79.4 77.2 68.4 59.2 42.6 32.0 54.0 1953
1952 23.8 34.4 33.2 49.8 61.9 78.7 77.5 73.7 68.7 50.4 38.2 25.8 51.4 1952
1951 21.0 30.1 31.5 46.0 62.2 65.9 74.0 74.8 60.9 52.2 34.4 21.8 48.0 1951
1950 18.9 27.2 34.4 46.0 60.3 71.2 71.6 70.2 63.9 57.8 35.2 26.4 48.7 1950
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1949 16.3 20.6 36.3 51.9 64.2 73.8 77.6 74.2 61.1 56.0 45.5 29.2 50.7 1949
1948 21.6 23.7 31.5 56.3 61.8 71.5 77.4 77.3 69.7 52.6 38.8 26.4 50.9 1948
1947 28.8 23.7 35.0 48.4 57.4 68.2 75.6 84.0 70.0 63.6 35.6 28.5 51.7 1947
1946 27.6 35.3 50.3 57.0 57.5 74.0 77.2 72.8 65.6 55.2 39.6 31.5 53.7 1946
1945 26.6 30.0 46.1 47.8 56.3 64.7 75.6 76.0 65.9 54.6 40.2 20.7 50.5 1945
1944 31.5 27.9 30.4 44.6 65.6 72.5 76.5 74.8 65.6 55.2 39.1 25.1 50.9 1944
1943 21.1 33.4 33.2 52.5 58.7 72.3 77.8 78.4 63.6 51.7 36.5 28.1 50.7 1943
1942 25.0 25.6 39.1 55.5 59.3 71.0 79.2 76.4 63.3 54.8 40.8 24.4 51.3 1942
1941 25.7 26.3 35.7 53.3 66.8 71.7 77.8 77.7 68.2 54.3 40.4 32.2 52.7 1941
1940 6.4 23.7 37.1 49.8 59.8 73.3 81.6 72.9 69.2 61.3 34.4 29.4 50.1 1940
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1939 34.8 22.4 41.0 51.7 69.6 74.6 81.9 75.0 72.9 56.5 43.0 36.0 55.2 1939
1938 27.2 29.7 46.0 54.1 60.9 73.2 80.8 80.2 71.3 64.4 39.8 32.7 55.2 1938
1937 13.2 25.0 36.6 51.1 64.5 72.7 80.9 84.3 70.3 54.0 37.9 28.3 51.7 1937
1936 14.0 8.2 44.3 49.5 68.2 74.6 87.9 83.2 71.5 54.1 39.9 31.9 52.6 1936
1935 27.0 34.7 45.0 49.5 55.7 68.5 85.0 78.5 67.8 52.0 37.0 29.6 52.6 1935
1934 31.7 30.3 38.1 55.2 71.9 79.8 86.7 79.0 62.5 60.2 44.3 26.9 55.7 1934
1933 36.7 27.1 39.4 51.1 61.2 80.4 78.7 73.6 71.5 53.8 43.0 32.9 54.3 1933
1932 20.2 30.3 32.2 54.6 64.8 73.2 79.7 75.7 65.2 52.1 37.8 23.8 50.9 1932
1931 34.0 38.1 36.3 53.2 58.7 78.4 79.5 75.1 74.6 58.8 43.8 37.0 55.7 1931
1930 14.2 41.6 39.7 55.7 61.3 71.2 82.8 77.2 68.1 53.6 44.4 31.8 53.5 1930
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1929 15.3 19.2 42.7 54.2 60.0 70.6 77.4 76.7 64.6 54.6 34.3 28.9 50.0 1929
1928 30.4 32.7 43.4 48.2 64.6 66.8 77.0 76.1 64.7 55.5 40.2 31.2 52.7 1928
1927 27.5 33.2 41.0 52.2 61.3 69.6 76.4 69.8 69.5 58.7 40.0 20.6 51.7 1927
1926 28.0 36.9 37.3 49.0 66.2 71.0 78.6 77.6 64.3 54.8 35.3 26.0 52.2 1926
1925 22.7 33.2 43.4 59.5 60.6 74.2 78.2 75.3 71.1 42.8 40.3 27.5 52.5 1925
1924 17.9 30.2 34.3 53.6 55.7 69.1 72.9 77.0 62.8 61.8 42.6 18.5 49.8 1924
1923 33.6 26.4 33.9 51.2 60.1 71.9 78.8 73.2 67.6 51.7 43.2 35.1 52.4 1923
1922 24.1 25.9 40.9 53.2 63.9 75.4 73.8 78.5 72.2 58.9 43.5 28.1 53.3 1922
1921 32.7 36.4 45.6 53.9 65.3 76.5 78.8 76.3 71.3 58.3 37.5 31.6 55.5 1921
1920 25.7 31.0 42.6 44.0 61.0 73.0 76.6 71.9 68.8 60.5 36.9 29.2 51.9 1920
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1919 32.9 27.9 40.7 49.5 60.7 72.9 82.2 74.9 70.9 50.1 36.1 20.4 51.7 1919
1918 12.7 28.3 46.7 46.9 68.0 77.3 77.5 80.9 62.1 58.1 41.7 34.4 53.0 1918
1917 24.1 24.3 39.0 48.8 56.7 69.7 78.5 71.6 66.5 46.5 44.9 18.6 49.2 1917
1916 18.3 24.2 41.1 49.2 62.2 67.8 82.1 75.7 65.3 54.2 40.1 22.2 50.4 1916
1915 21.9 31.0 29.3 59.3 59.0 67.3 71.7 67.9 66.3 58.1 44.2 29.7 50.5 1915
1914 31.9 22.4 37.0 52.2 64.2 75.3 79.1 76.7 67.9 57.3 44.8 18.1 52.4 1914
1913 24.0 22.9 35.6 53.7 63.0 73.9 81.0 82.6 67.4 51.0 46.4 33.5 53.1 1913
1912 12.2 25.2 26.4 53.0 65.6 68.3 79.0 75.4 63.4 55.1 43.8 33.1 50.2 1912
1911 26.6 30.9 43.1 51.0 65.3 78.7 78.3 74.7 69.7 51.7 33.5 28.9 52.8 1911
1910 21.9 24.2 53.4 55.8 57.9 71.9 76.9 73.5 66.6 58.2 39.0 27.3 52.4 1910
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1909 23.3 31.2 36.5 46.3 60.4 71.3 76.2 80.1 66.2 53.9 44.3 15.2 50.5 1909
1908 31.0 28.4 42.0 54.2 60.4 69.4 73.9 72.9 70.8 52.9 41.4 31.7 52.5 1908
1907 21.8 28.4 44.5 43.5 56.3 69.4 76.2 75.3 66.3 54.2 40.9 31.1 50.8 1907
1906 31.0 30.5 28.6 55.6 63.4 70.4 72.4 76.1 68.2 52.7 38.5 30.5 51.6 1906
1905 14.8 16.1 46.0 49.3 59.6 71.5 72.5 77.1 68.5 51.6 42.5 32.1 50.3 1905
1904 22.2 21.3 38.9 45.5 60.9 67.8 72.7 72.1 66.5 56.5 44.6 27.5 49.9 1904
1903 27.5 21.2 39.1 52.4 61.3 66.5 75.5 71.5 63.0 55.6 38.5 28.2 50.2 1903
1902 26.4 22.5 42.5 51.5 65.3 66.9 74.4 72.4 61.6 57.1 41.7 22.0 50.5 1902
1901 28.8 23.6 37.6 51.2 61.4 75.1 85.4 76.4 65.3 57.2 40.8 25.2 52.5 1901
1900 30.6 19.1 36.8 54.5 64.8 72.2 76.3 78.5 67.1 61.6 37.5 33.9 53.0 1900
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN  
1899 25.7 14.1 27.7 50.9 62.3 72.0 74.4 76.8 66.7 59.5 46.7 25.8 50.4 1899
1898 29.3 31.8 39.3 50.7 60.4 73.3 74.7 76.3 68.2 49.7 34.3 23.2 51.0 1898
1897 22.5 27.0 35.6 50.0 60.9 72.0 78.2 71.7 74.8 58.9 37.2 22.6 51.1 1897
1896 29.0 34.3 32.6 57.1 66.2 71.5 74.5 73.7 61.9 51.6 31.2 37.0 51.8 1896
1895 19.5 22.2 38.5 57.3 63.9 69.9 74.9 74.6 71.9 50.4 37.9 30.5 51.1 1895
1894 22.6 21.7 43.3 54.2 63.7 72.6 76.9 77.8 68.1 55.8 38.2 33.6 52.6 1894
1893 20.7 22.0 34.1 49.9 59.0 72.2 76.6 71.3 68.0 55.4 38.4 29.7 49.9 1893
1892 20.1 30.5 34.9 48.0 53.7 71.0 75.6 73.6 68.5 57.2 38.1 22.3 49.5 1892
1891 29.0 20.5 29.1 54.4 59.1 68.3 71.1 71.4 69.7 52.4 35.5 34.5 49.8 1891
1890 18.4 24.9 32.7 54.2 59.5 74.0 79.2 71.2 62.5 52.7 42.0 33.8 50.5 1890
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC  ANN  
1889 24.9 22.5 41.5 53.6 61.1 68.9 73.4 71.6 63.1 51.7 34.5 38.6 50.6 1889
1888 8.3 26.6 29.9 53.8 57.3 69.9 78.1 72.1 64.3 50.4 38.2 32.0 48.5 1888
1887 14.3 18.9 38.5 53.5 65.7 71.6 76.4 71.5 65.7 50.0 38.0 23.4 49.1 1887
   Normals 24.6 29.0 40.1 51.6 62.3 72.6 77.6 75.3 66.0 53.2 38.9 26.8 51.6    

A standard 30-Year normal is used for comparison.  That time period is 1981-2010. 

The next 30-year normals will be calculated for the 1991-2020 time period.

Link: More information about the definition of the standard 30-year climate normals.

Lincoln's Monthly Average Temperatures
Compared to the Monthly Normals, 1887 to July 2016

Years
Months
Above
Months
Below
Months
Normal
Total
Months
2007-2016
69
45
1
115
1997-2006 
71
46
3
120
1987-1996 
57
63
0
120
1977-1986 
55
64
1
120
1967-1976 
48
72
0
120
1957-1966 
57
62
1
120
1947-1956
53
66
1
120
1937-1946 
71
49
0
120
1927-1936 
76
44
0
120
1917-1926 
66
53
1
120
1907-1916
65
54
1
120
1897-1906
51
79
1
120
1887-1896
45
73
2
120

 

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