Sumner Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:31 PM CDT on September 1, 2014

...August was above normal in temperature and rainfall in Nashville...

The temperature in Nashville for August 2014 averaged 79.6 degrees which is 0.9 degrees above normal. The average high was 90.2 degrees and the average low was 69.1 degrees. The hottest temperature during the month was 97 degrees on the 6th and the coolest was 59 degrees on the 14th. There were 19 days in which the temperature reached or exceeded 90 degrees. No records were set or tied during the month.

The highest heat index at Nashville during the month of August was 104 on the 20th and again on the 23rd.

August was much wetter than normal in Nashville with a total of 5.47 inches falling during the month. The greatest rainfall during a 24 hour period was 1.81 inches on the 30th and 31st.

Thunderstorms occurred on 8 days during the month.

The average wind speed was 4.5 miles an hour. The fastest gust was 35 miles an hour during a thunderstorm on the 23rd.

Fog occurred on 19 days during the month with 2 days of dense fog.

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...August was above normal in temperature and rainfall in Clarksville...

The temperature in Clarksville for August 2014 averaged 78.2 degrees which is 1.0 degrees above normal. The average high was 89.4 degrees and the average low was 66.9 degrees. The hottest temperature during the month was 96 degrees on the 6th and coolest was 55 degrees on the 13th and 14th. There were 17 days in which the temperature reached or exceeded 90 degrees.

August was wetter than normal at Clarksville with a total rainfall of 4.24 inches for the month. The greatest rainfall during a 24 hour period was 1.08 inches on the 30th and 31st.

Thunderstorms occurred on 9 days during the month.

The average wind speed was 4.9 miles an hour. The fastest gust was 75 miles an hour during a thunderstorm on the 20th. This is one of the fastest wind gusts ever recorded at Clarksville.

Fog occurred on 23 days during the month with 2 days of dense fog.

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...August was near normal in temperature and rainfall at Crossville...

The temperature in Crossville for August averaged 73.9 degrees which is 0.1 above normal. The average high was 83.0 degrees and the average low was 64.8 degrees. The hottest temperature during the month was 87 degrees on the 28th and 29th and the coolest was 52 degrees on the 14th. The temperature did not reach 90 degrees during the month of August.

August was near normal in rainfall at Crossville with a total of 4.32 inches for the month. The greatest rainfall during a 24 hour period was 1.16 inches on the 11th.

Thunderstorms occurred on 9 days during the month.

The average wind speed was 3.4 miles an hour. The fastest gust was 33 miles an hour on the 4th and 20th.

Fog occurred on 29 days during the month with 3 days of dense fog.