Weather — August 2010

Temperatures without decimals are estimates based partly on data from the Rock County Airport.

Date Day Low
Precipitation (inches)
8/31Tue 73.4°89.6°
Cloudy and very humid with a south wind; partly cloudy in late afternoon
8/30Mon 69.6°88.0°Rain (trace)
Clear early, with a light south wind; becoming partly to mostly cloudy by midday. Brief shower after 4 p.m.
8/29Sun 63.1°91.9°
Mostly sunny and more humid, with a south wind
8/28Sat 62.2°86.5°
Clear with low humidity, and southwest winds during the day; calm early and late
8/27Fri 59.4°83.3°
Clear with southwest winds
8/26Thu 55.2°76.5°
Sunny with low humidity and little or no breeze
8/25Wed 57.9°77.5°
Sunny with a northwest breeze
8/24Tue 62.8°86.0°
Some early morning fog, then sunny and calm. Light west winds developing. Mostly cloudy from noon onward
8/23Mon 63.5°83.8°
Sunny and mild, with a light east wind
8/22Sun 68.0°84.9°
Some morning fog, then sunny and less humid, with calm to light northerly breezes
8/21Sat 70.3°86.4°
Partly sunny, hazy and humid, with a light northwest breeze
8/20Fri 71.4°95.2°Rain 0.34″
Increasing clouds and southerly winds; strong thunderstorm with high winds around 4 p.m.
8/19Thu 64.9°87.8°
Humid, with a mixture of sun and cloud, and little or no breeze
8/18Wed 60.8°83.3°
Mostly sunny with a light southwest breeze
8/17Tue 62.6°76.8°
Cloudy with calm wind
8/16Mon 60.4°79.9°
Sunny with a west wind, and low humidity
8/15Sun 70.9°83°
Sunny and less humid, with brisk westerly breezes
8/14Sat 70.0°86°
Mostly cloudy with light west to southwest breezes; clearing toward evening
8/13Fri 72.5°87.6°Rain 1.03″
Mostly cloudy with light and variable winds; light rain at midday; strong thunderstorms in evening
8/12Thu 71.8°95.0°
Mostly sunny, hot and humid, with calm to light and variable winds
8/11Wed 72.9°91.6°
Sunny and humid, with light west breezes
8/10Tue 72.1°90.5°
Mostly cloudy and humid; becoming partly cloudy by 2 p.m. with light southeast breezes
8/9Mon 71.2°88.7°Rain 1.13″
Thunderstorms about 3 a.m. Rain ending by 6 a.m. Variable clouds and humid, with light winds shifting clockwise from south to north
8/8Sun 69.1°86.9°Rain 0.23″
Morning thunderstorms, then becoming fair and breezy (southwest). Cloudy after 6 p.m.
8/7Sat 62.6°87.3°
Variable clouds and southwest breezes
8/6Fri 62.6°86.2°
Mostly sunny with a light west breeze
8/5Thu 68.0°85.6°
Mostly sunny and less humid, with a west to northwest breeze
8/4Wed 74.1°86.7°Rain 0.02″
Becoming cloudy; light rain around noon; clearing in afternoon
8/3Tue 68.5°90.5°
Becoming mostly cloudy and very humid, with light southwest breezes; clearing in afternoon
8/2Mon 68.7°88.0°Rain 0.10″
Mostly cloudy with light southwest winds. Light rain beginning at 7:15 p.m.
8/1Sun 65.5°89.6°
Fog overnight; mostly cloudy midday, otherwise partly cloudy. Light and variable winds