Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for October 2nd.
Weather Almanac For 10/2
This Day In Weather History 1922 - A huge warm-up was brought to central Illinois by strong southerly winds. Rockford hit 91 which is the highest temperature for the month of September for the city. The late summer heat wave stuck around throught he 5th.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||71||47||92 (1953)||25 (1985)|
|Danville||72||48||92 (1953)||29 (1985)|
|Decatur||74||49||96 (1953)||30 (2003)|
|Effingham||73||48||94 (1953)||28 (1958)|
|Springfield||72||48||93 (1953)||23 (2003)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||6:50 AM||6:34 PM|
|Danville||6:48 AM||6:31 PM|
|Decatur||6:53 AM||6:37 PM|
|Effingham||6:51 AM||6:35 PM|
|Springfield||6:56 AM||6:39 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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