October 2016
  Midnight to Midnight 8 AM Observations  
  Temperature (F) Degree Days Precipitation (inches) Soil Temperature (F) Temp. (F)  
Day High Time (CST) Low Time (CST) Mean Depart Heating Cooling Precipitation Snowfall Snow Depth 4 inch 8 inch Morning Low Comments
1 71 1:22 PM 58 5:33 AM 65 +5 0 0 0.15 0.0 0 67 68 58 rain, fog
2 71 1:02 PM 54 5:11 AM 63 +4 2 0 0.01 0.0 0 67 68 54 rain, fog
3 73 2:21 PM 55 5:19 AM 64 +5 1 0 0.00 0.0 0 67 68 55  
4 81 1:30 PM 56 1:36 AM 69 +11 0 4 0.00 0.0 0 67 68 56  
5 82 2:05 PM 60 4:18 AM 71 +13 0 6 0.00 0.0 0 68 68 60  
6 85 12:24 PM 62 12:37 AM 74 +16 0 9 0.00 0.0 0 68 69 62  
7 74 11:55 AM 50 11:59 PM 62 +5 3 0 0.00 0.0 0 68 69 57  
8 69 3:21 PM 45 5:50 AM 57 0 8 0 0.00 0.0 0 64 66 45  
9 76 2:21 PM 43 4:50 AM 60 +4 5 0 0.00 0.0 0 61 64 43  
10 79 3:20 PM 45 5:21 AM 62 +6 3 0 0.00 0.0 0 62 64 45  
11 81 2:35 PM 50 4:42 AM 66 +10 0 1 0.00 0.0 0 63 64 50  
12 71 10:50 AM 48 11:31 AM 60 +5 5 0 0.06 0.0 0 64 65 57 thunderstorm
13 61 2:59 PM 41 6:32 AM 51 -4 14 0 0.20 0.0 0 63 64 41 rain
14 71 2:53 PM 41 12:44 AM 56 +1 9 0 0.00 0.0 0 59 62 41  
15 77 2:50 PM 54 12:00 AM 66 +12 0 1 T 0.0 0 62 63 54 rain, fog
16 71 2:17 PM 63 8:01 AM 67 +13 0 2 0.02 0.0 0 64 64 64 rain, fog
17 85 2:21 PM 64 3:41 AM 75 +21 0 10 0.18 0.0 0 65 65 64 rain
18 80 3:41 PM 62 11:50 PM 71 +18 0 6 0.00 0.0 0 67 67 68  
19 68 11:21 PM 52 4:56 AM 60 +7 5 0 0.00 0.0 0 64 66 52  
20 61 2:01 PM 47 11:58 PM 54 +2 11 0 0.71 0.0 0 63 65 54 rain
21 58 2:31 PM 40 6:04 AM 49 -3 16 0 0.14 0.0 0 60 62 40 rain
22 63 2:57 PM 34 5:23 AM 49 -3 16 0 0.00 0.0 0 56 60 34  
23 75 1:57 PM 41 6:07 AM 58 +7 7 0 0.00 0.0 0 56 59 41  
24 63 1:36 PM 42 11:42 PM 53 +2 12 0 0.00 0.0 0 58 60 46  
25 61 1:37 PM 40 5:36 AM 51 0 14 0 0.00 0.0 0 56 59 40  
26 65 11:52 AM 47 6:40 AM 56 +6 9 0 0.09 0.0 0 58 59 47 rain
27 53 12:00 AM 43 11:59 PM 48 -2 17 0 0.32 0.0 0 59 60 47 rain
28 70 1:22 PM 40 5:37 AM 55 +5 10 0 0.00 0.0 0 56 58 40 fog
29 81 1:53 PM 61 3:26 AM 71 +22 0 6 0.00 0.0 0 60 60 61 Record high temp (surpassed 80, 2004)
30 66 12:54 PM 45 11:58 PM 56 +7 9 0 0.00 0.0 0 61 62 55  
31 68 1:59 PM 43 5:43 AM 56 +8 9 0 0.00 0.0 0 58 60 43  
Avg/Sum 71.3   49.2   60.5   185 45 1.88 0.0 0 62.3 63.7    
Highest 85   64   75   17 10 0.71 0.0 0        
Lowest 53   34   48   0 0 0.00 0.0 0        
Normal 65.2   42.6   53.9   358 14 3.26 0.1          
Departure 6.1   6.6   6.6   -173 31 -1.38 -0.1          
Days 90 0 Days 32 0                        
Notes:
Temperatures are from midnight to midnight (calendar day) and are in degrees Fahrenheit
Precipitation and snowfall are measured at 8 am and represent the previous 24 hours, T means a trace of precipitation
Time is always Central Standard Time (CST)
Heating and cooling degree days use a base temperature of 65F
Normal refers to the 1981-2010 average
"Days 90" means # of days with a high temperature of 90 or more, "Days 32" means # of days with a low temperature of 32 or less