Weather Almanac For 7/22
This Day In Weather History1883- Record precipitation that occurred across a good portion of the mid-Mississippi valley during the summer fell as far east as parts of central Illinois. During the month of July, Canton reported 12.66 inches of rain and Peoria reported 10.15 inches, both setting a record for the month. Springfield's 9.46 inches was good enough for the 2nd wettest July on record.
|Champaign-Urbana||85||65||104 (1901)||48 (1947)|
|Danville||85||65||104 (1901)||49 (1947)|
|Decatur||87||66||109 (1901)||46 (1947)|
|Effingham||87||66||100 (1968)||52 (1970)|
|Springfield||86||65||107 (1901)||52 (2000)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||5:42 AM||8:16 PM|
|Danville||5:40 AM||8:14 PM|
|Decatur||5:46 AM||8:18 PM|
|Effingham||5:46 AM||8:15 PM|
|Springfield||5:49 AM||8:21 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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