Weather, Air & Water Climate Information

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Average Temperature Highs and Average Monthly Precipitation

(Water and air temperatures based on 30 years of data; in degrees Fahrenheit)

Month

Air

Water

Precipitation

January

57°

51°

4.02"

February

61°

52°

3.45"

March

68°

57°

4.27"

April

75°

62°

3.31"

May

82°

69°

3.20"

June

88°

77°

4.79"

July

91°

81°

5.93"

August

89°

83°

6.42"

September

84°

80°

6.84"

October

77°

73°

4.63"

November

69°

65°

3.26"

December

60°

55°

4.06"

Updated February 2015

Annual Weather Statistical Averages

(Water and air temperatures based on more than 30 years of data)

Sunny days

215

Overcast days

150

Frost days

42

Days when maximum temperature is more than 90 degrees

40

Days with .10 inches of rain or more

77

Number of sunny days during an average summer month

18

Number of sunny days during an average winter month

15

Wettest months

Aug. & Sep.

Driest months

Apr. & Nov.

Hottest day (105 degrees F)

Aug. 22, 1983

Coldest day (4 degrees F)

Jan. 21,1985

Updated February 2015

 

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