Weather History for Rifle, CO

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Monday, May 7, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 52 °F 54 °F  
Max Temperature 67 °F 70 °F 88 °F (1934)
Min Temperature 36 °F 38 °F 21 °F (1968)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 13 11  
Month to date heating degree days 54 84  
Since 1 July heating degree days 5887 6381  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Growing Degree Days 2 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 28 °F    
Average Humidity 45    
Maximum Humidity 65    
Minimum Humidity 25    
Precipitation  
Precipitation T in 0.04 in 0.99 in (1979)
Month to date precipitation 0.04 0.35  
Year to date precipitation 2.47 4.26  
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.99 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 7 mph (ENE)    
Max Wind Speed 29 mph    
Max Gust Speed 38 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events Thunderstorm    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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May. 07, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:04 AM MDT 8:11 PM MDT
Civil Twilight 5:34 AM MDT 8:40 PM MDT
Nautical Twilight 4:58 AM MDT 9:17 PM MDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:18 AM MDT 9:57 PM MDT
Moon 10:25 PM MDT (5/7) 7:13 AM MDT (5/7)
Length of Visible Light 15h 06m
Length of Day
14h 06m
Waning Gibbous, 96% of the Moon is Illuminated
May 7
Waning Gibbous
May 12
Last Quarter
May 20
New
May 28
First Quarter
Jun 4
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (MDT) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:53 AM 46.9 °F - 19.0 °F 33% 29.93 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:53 AM 46.0 °F 43.9 °F 21.0 °F 37% 29.92 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
2:53 AM 44.1 °F 40.1 °F 19.9 °F 38% 29.92 in 10.0 mi ESE 6.9 mph - N/A   Clear
3:53 AM 43.0 °F - 28.0 °F 56% 29.93 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
4:53 AM 39.9 °F 37.8 °F 19.9 °F 45% 29.94 in 10.0 mi Variable 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
5:53 AM 37.0 °F - 19.9 °F 50% 29.96 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
6:53 AM 39.0 °F 36.8 °F 23.0 °F 53% 29.98 in 10.0 mi ESE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
7:53 AM 44.1 °F - 23.0 °F 43% 29.98 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
8:53 AM 48.9 °F - 24.1 °F 38% 29.97 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:53 AM 54.0 °F - 19.9 °F 26% 29.94 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:30 AM 57.2 °F - 24.8 °F 29% 30.04 in 2.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Haze
10:39 AM 57.2 °F - 24.8 °F 29% 30.04 in 10.0 mi West 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 AM 60.1 °F - 25.0 °F 26% 29.90 in 10.0 mi WNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:53 AM 66.0 °F - 28.0 °F 24% 29.89 in 10.0 mi Variable 4.6 mph - N/A Thunderstorm Scattered Clouds
12:08 PM 64.4 °F - 26.6 °F 24% 30.03 in 10.0 mi West 16.1 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
12:33 PM 62.6 °F - 28.4 °F 27% 30.03 in 10.0 mi West 16.1 mph - N/A Thunderstorm Mostly Cloudy
12:48 PM 60.8 °F - 28.4 °F 29% 30.04 in 10.0 mi WSW 16.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:53 PM 61.0 °F - 28.0 °F 29% 29.94 in 10.0 mi West 18.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:53 PM 63.0 °F - 30.0 °F 29% 29.92 in 10.0 mi North 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Partly Cloudy
2:53 PM 57.9 °F - 34.0 °F 41% 29.96 in 10.0 mi East 26.5 mph 38.0 mph N/A   Overcast
3:53 PM 57.9 °F - 34.0 °F 41% 29.96 in 10.0 mi East 15.0 mph 23.0 mph N/A   Partly Cloudy
4:53 PM 55.0 °F - 36.0 °F 49% 30.02 in 10.0 mi East 18.4 mph 31.1 mph N/A   Clear
5:53 PM 54.0 °F - 37.0 °F 53% 30.06 in 10.0 mi NE 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:53 PM 53.1 °F - 36.0 °F 52% 30.07 in 10.0 mi East 10.4 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:53 PM 52.0 °F - 35.1 °F 53% 30.05 in 10.0 mi ENE 8.1 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
8:53 PM 50.0 °F - 36.0 °F 59% 30.04 in 10.0 mi NNE 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
9:53 PM 48.9 °F - 35.1 °F 59% 30.05 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
10:53 PM 48.0 °F - 35.1 °F 61% 30.06 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
11:53 PM 45.0 °F 41.8 °F 34.0 °F 65% 30.06 in 10.0 mi NE 5.8 mph - N/A   Clear