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College Station Monthly Summary: September 2016

  Daily Temperature Daily Precipitation Monthly Temperature Summary
Day Maximum Minimum *Departure Total Mean Value *Departure
1 95°F 76°F +2°F   Maximum 91.2°F +0.7°F
2 91°F 75°F ‑1°F 0.02" Minimum 72.7°F +3.3°F
3 90°F 74°F ‑1°F   Average 81.9°F +1.9°F
4 93°F 74°F +0°F 0.06" Degree Days Total *Departure
5 90°F 75°F 0°F 0.30" Heating 0 ‑2
6 93°F 75°F +1°F   Cooling 516 +66
7 94°F 75°F +2°F   Numberof Days: Total *Departure
8 94°F 76°F +3°F   Maximum ≥ 90°F 25 +7
9 92°F 75°F +2°F   Maximum ≤ 32°F 0 0
10 91°F 74°F +0°F   Minimum ≤ 32°F 0 0
11 90°F 71°F 0°F    
12 92°F 72°F +1°F   Monthly Precipitation Summary
13 92°F 76°F +3°F 0.01" Precipitation Value *Departure
14 92°F 76°F +3°F   Monthly Total 2.00" ‑1.18"
15 94°F 75°F +4°F   Year-to-date Total 39.14" +10.44"
16 94°F 75°F +4°F   Days ≥ 0.01" 6 ‑1
17 96°F 76°F +6°F    
18 95°F 76°F +6°F   Monthly Extremes
19 96°F 77°F +8°F   Extreme Value Date(s)
20 97°F 75°F +7°F T Highest Temperature 97°F 20th
21 94°F 73°F +6°F   Lowest Temperature 55°F 30th
22 94°F 72°F +5°F T Max. 24-hour Precip. 1.52" 25th-26th
23 92°F 74°F +5°F   Maximum Wind Gust 36 mph 25th
24 94°F 75°F +8°F 0.09"  
25 90°F 72°F +4°F 1.52" Record Book for September
26 78°F 69°F ‑4°F T Highest Temperature 112°F 2000
27 81°F 67°F ‑3°F   Lowest Temperature 42°F 1942
28 87°F 64°F 0°F   Highest Minimum 82°F 1916
29 83°F 62°F ‑4°F   Lowest Maximum 62°F 1985
30 81°F 55°F ‑8°F   Wettest Month 12.13" 1958
  Driest Month 0.00" 1947
  Wettest 24 Hours 6.83" 1896
"T" indicates daily precipitation ≤ 0.005".
BOLDFACE indicates an extreme daily value for the month.
ITALICS indicates a daily record was set or tied.
*Departure from the 1981‑2010 normal.

*New Records Set

Day Parameter Value Old Record Year
19th Tied highest minimum temperature 77°F 77°F 1924

*Near Records Set

Day Parameter Value Record Year
9th Tied 4th highest minimum temperature 75°F 77°F 2010
13th Tied 4th highest minimum temperature 76°F 81°F 1914
17th Tied 4th highest minimum temperature 76°F 80°F 1914
24th Tied 2nd highest minimum temperature 75°F 76°F 1984
*NOTE: Records from 1910 through July 1951 are based on observations taken at the Texas Agricultural
Experiment Station main farm located 7 miles SW of College Station. Records from August 1951 through
the present are based on observations taken at Easterwood Field.

October Normals for College Station

Beginning of the month: 86°F/65°F Monthly precipitation: 4.91"
Middle of the month: 81°F/60°F Precipitation days: 8
End of the month: 76°F/55°F Days ≥ 90°F:  3
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