Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for July 7th.
Weather Almanac For 7/7
This Day In Weather History1915 - One person was killed when a tornado touched down just west of Lawrenceville (in southeastern Illinois) and moved east. As the tornado hit town, it widened, damaging near every building in town.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||86||65||104 (1936)||47 (1894)|
|Danville||86||65||107 (1936)||46 (1942)|
|Decatur||88||66||106 (1936)||48 (1984)|
|Effingham||87||66||98 (1991)||52 (1983)|
|Springfield||87||66||104 (1936)||53 (2006)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||5:31 AM||8:25 PM|
|Danville||5:28 AM||8:22 PM|
|Decatur||5:35 AM||8:27 PM|
|Effingham||5:35 AM||8:23 PM|
|Springfield||5:38 AM||8:29 PM|
Some information gathered from the National Weather Service and other government agencies. Data for averages are based on 1981 to 2010 averages. Record highs are based on different times of record. Here are when records stared for each observation point: Danville; 1895, Decatur; 1893, Effingham; 1951, Springfield; 1879, Urbana; 1888.
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