Temperatures have been so cool that the last two days will go in to the record books.
Record Low Temperatures - Record low temperatures were broken Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19.
- Saturday, July 18:
Low Temperature: 56°
Previous Record Low: 57° (1984)
- Sunday, July 19:
Low Temperature: 54°
Previous Record Low: 56° (1984)
Record Minimum High Temperatures - This one can be a little confusing. Record minimum high temperatures were set Saturday, July 18 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri and Paducah, Kentucky.
- Cape Girardeau, Missouri:
High Temperature: 77°
Previous Record: 79° (2003)
- Paducah, Kentucky:
High Temperature: 75°
Previous Record: 77° (2003)
- To date, Cape Girardeau is 81° below average this month. That works out to 4.3° below average per day.
- Looking back at June 2009 shows that Cape Girardeau was 2.1° above average per day.
- Overall for meteorological summer (June 1 - July 19), we are 0.3° below average per day.
Edit: Thought I would add in the yearly total. As of July 19, we are 92° above average or 0.5° above average per day.