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Weather Almanac for August 10th

Published 08/10 2012 06:00AM

Updated 08/09 2015 08:15PM

Weather Almanac For 8/10

This Day In Weather History

1974 - Tornadoes touched down in central Illinois as severe thunderstorms rolled through.  13 tornadoes were reported in Macon County alone, but no major damage was reported.  Tornadoes also touched down near Litchfield, Mattoon, and Effingham.


Temperature Information

 
Averages
Records
 
High
Low
High
Low
Champaign-Urbana 84 64 99 (1893) 52 (1972)
Danville 84 64 101 (1911) 45 (1972)
Decatur 86 65 100 (1934) 52 (1927)
Effingham 87 64 98 (1988) 50 (1972)
Springfield 85 65 100 (1938) 51 (1972)

Sunrise/Sunset For 2015

 
Sunrise
Sunset
Champaign-Urbana 5:59 AM 7:57 PM
Danville 5:56 AM 7:55 PM
Decatur 6:03 AM 7:59 PM
Effingham 6:03 AM 7:56 PM
Springfield 6:06 AM 8:02 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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