Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for October 13th.
Weather Almanac For 10/13
This Day In Weather History2001 - Afternoon and evening thunderstorms brought torrential rainfall in the western Chicago Suburbs. The heaviest rainfall occurred across DuPage, northern Will, and northwest Cook Counties. 4 to 5 inches of rain were seen across those counties. Wheaton had 2 to 3 feet of standing water on the streets. Plainfield and Bolingbrook had widespread flooding, with some places flooded for days.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||66||43||86 (1989)||21 (1909)|
|Danville||67||44||98 (1940)||23 (1917)|
|Decatur||69||45||90 (1899)||22 (1988)|
|Effingham||68||44||85 (2008)||27 (1988)|
|Springfield||67||44||88 (1975)||26 (1909)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||7:02 AM||6:16 PM|
|Danville||6:59 AM||6:14 PM|
|Decatur||7:04 AM||6:19 PM|
|Effingham||7:02 AM||6:18 PM|
|Springfield||7:07 AM||6:22 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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