03 August in history



Station data

Station Data

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Warmest day of month
Warmest day of month with an average temparature of 15.14 °C.


Statistics

Average temperature
The average temperature on this day is 15.14 °C.
Maximum temperature
The maximum measured temperature on this day was 28.3 °C in 2018 at 3:40 pm.
Minimum temperature
The minimum measured temperature on this day was 0 °C in 2019 at 12:00 am.
Average humidity
The average humidity on this day is 68.36 %.
Maximum humidity
The maximum measured humidity on this day was 98.3 %.
Minimum humidity
The minimum measured humidity on this day was 0 % in 2019 at 12:00 am.
Maximum pressure
The maximum measured pressure on this day was 1023.9 hpa in 2018 at 12:00 am.
Minimum pressure
The minimum measured pressure on this day was 1005.4 hpa in 2017 at 3:15 am.
Average wind speed
The average wind speed on this day is 2.08 mph.
Maximum wind speed
The maximum measured wind speed on this day was 9.4 mph in 2016 at 6:40 pm.
Average wind gust
The average wind speed on this day is 5.58 mph.
Maximum wind gust
The maximum measured wind gust on this day was 19 mph in 2016 at 6:40 pm.
Maximum precipitation
The maximum daily precipitation measured on this day was 0.6 mm in 2016.


US Weather Events

US Weather Events

1885 135 yrs ago
A tornado hit Philadelphia and Camden along its eight mile path. (David Ludlum)
1970 50 yrs ago
Hurricane Celia struck the coast of Texas producing wind gusts to 161 mph at Corpus Christi, and estimated wind gusts of 180 mph at Arkansas Pass. The hurricane was the most destructive of record along the Texas coast causing 454 million dollars damage, and also claimed eleven lives. (David Ludlum)
1987 33 yrs ago
A severe thunderstorm moved across Cheyenne, WY, during the mid afternoon. The thunderstorm produced hailstones up to two inches in diameter causing more than 37 million dollars damage. The eastern U.S. sweltered in the heat. A dozen cities reported record high temperatures for the date, including Paducah KY with a reading of 102 degrees. Beckley WV established an all- time record with an afternoon high of 93 degrees. (Storm Data)
1988 32 yrs ago
Thunderstorms developing ahead of a slow moving cold front produced severe weather from the Central High Plains to the Upper Great Lakes Region. Thunderstorms around Fort Collins, CO, produced wind gusts to 74 mph along with marble size hail. Sixteen persons were injured in the storm, most of whom were accidently locked out of their office building, having evacuated it when the fire alarm went off, apparently triggered by lightning. (Storm Data)
1989 31 yrs ago
Thunderstorms representing what remained of Hurricane Chantal drenched Wichita, KS, with 2.20 inches of rain in four hours during the early morning. Thunderstorms developing in Minnesota produced wind gusts to 85 mph at Baudette during the afternoon, and softball size hail at Lake Kabetogama, during the evening. Jamestown, ND, reported a record hot afternoon high of 103 degrees. (Storm Data)
Data source: http://www.weatherforyou.com/


World Records

World Records


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F5 tornadoes

F5 tornadoes


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Deadly earthquakes

Deadly earthquakes

03.08.1950 10.18 pm UTC 70 yrs ago
Venezuela (map) , 8 km deep Magnitude: 6.8 UK
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)100

03.08.1974 06.16 pm UTC 46 yrs ago
Japan (map) , 51.4 km deep Magnitude: 5.6
Deaths resulting from earthquake shaking2
Total fatalities resulting from earthquake shaking and secondary effects2

03.08.1989 07.42 am UTC 31 yrs ago
Russian Federation (map) , 35 km deep Magnitude: 5.1
Deaths resulting from earthquake shaking1
Total fatalities resulting from earthquake shaking and secondary effects1
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)1



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