Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for October 10th.
Weather Almanac For 10/10
This Day In Weather History1969 - Thunderstorms brought 3.62" of rain to Peoria, the wettest October day on record. Normally, Peoria only gets 2.65" for the entire month. The thunderstorm produced a tornado on the Tazewell/Woodford County border east of Morton. A house did take some roof damage from the tornado.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||68||44||86 (1962)||28 (1925)|
|Danville||68||45||87 (1962)||25 (1964)|
|Decatur||70||46||89 (1938)||25 (1925)|
|Effingham||69||45||89 (1962)||28 (1979)|
|Springfield||69||45||89 (1963)||26 (1964)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||6:58 AM||6:21 PM|
|Danville||6:56 AM||6:18 PM|
|Decatur||7:01 AM||6:24 PM|
|Effingham||6:59 AM||6:23 PM|
|Springfield||7:04 AM||6:27 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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