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Weather Almanac for July 22nd

Published 07/22 2012 06:00AM

Updated 01/22 2015 01:06PM

Weather Almanac For 7/22

This Day In Weather History

1883- 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.

Temperature Information


Champaign-Urbana8565104 (1901)48 (1947)
Danville8565104 (1901)49 (1947)
Decatur8766109 (1901)46 (1947)
Effingham8766100 (1968)52 (1970)
Springfield8665107 (1901)52 (2000)

Sunrise/Sunset For 2015

Champaign-Urbana5:42 AM8:16 PM
Danville5:39 AM8:14 PM
Decatur5:46 AM8:19 PM
Effingham5:46 AM8:15 PM
Springfield5:48 AM8:21 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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