Plummeting August 13 Temperatures In The US

August 13th afternoon temperatures have plummeted in the US over the past century, as has the frequency of hot days.

 

On this date one hundred years ago, almost the entire US east of the Rocky Mountains was over 90 degrees.

On this date in 1936, the average US afternoon temperature was 93 degrees. Kansas was 119 degrees, Oklahoma was 116 degrees, and Texas was 114 degrees.

On this date in 1944, two thirds of the US  was over 90 degrees, and there were 100 degree temperatures coast to coast.

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One Response to Plummeting August 13 Temperatures In The US

  1. Bulaman says:

    I don’t mind if it cools down a bit. Coming to the US for 3 weeks starting in Fort Collins. Leaving Southern winter (although a bit milder this year so far). Still getting some frost so prefer 70’s temp and not 90’s!

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