Weather Almanac for August 26th

Published 08/26 2012 06:00AM

Updated 01/18 2016 05:31PM

Weather Almanac For 8/26

This Day In Weather History

1910 - Daily low records were set at Lincoln (37), Decatur (44), and Champaign (46).  Peoria dropped to 41, the lowest temperature in that city for the month of August. 


Temperature Information

 
Averages
Records
 
High
Low
High
Low
Champaign-Urbana 83 62 98 (2007) 46 (1910)
Danville 84 62 98 (1948) 45 (1946)
Decatur 86 63 103 (1936) 44 (1916)
Effingham 86 62 97 (1953) 45 (1958)
Springfield 84 62 103 (1953) 49 (1958)

Sunrise/Sunset For 2016

 
Sunrise
Sunset
Champaign-Urbana 6:15 AM 7:33 PM
Danville 6:13 AM 7:31 PM
Decatur 6:19 AM 7:36 PM
Effingham 6:18 AM 7:33 PM
Springfield 6:21 AM 7:38 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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