Weather as Recorded at the UMass Cranberry Station:
Prepared by Krystal DeMoranville
July was much warmer and sunnier than average with near normal precipitation. The 24-hour adjusted mean temperature for the month of July was 72.6 degrees.
The maximum temperature of 92 degrees was recorded on the 1st, and a minimum temperature of 53 degrees was recorded on the 21st. There were 2 days of with temperatures in the 90s early in the month of July. Daytime high temperatures averaged 83.6 degrees, and evening temperatures averaged 54.5 degrees.
Precipitation for the month of July totaled 1.01 inches. There were 3 days with measurable precipitation, 2 days with more than 0.1 inch. The largest 24-hour rainfall event was 0.58 inches on the 7th. Rainfall for July was lower than the 30-year average. Our total year to date rainfall is 35.34 inches.
July was much sunnier than average with 70 percent of possible sunshine hours, which was 12 percent more than the 30 year long-term mean, making July the eighth sunniest on record."