26 September in history



Station data

Station Data

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Least humid day of month
Least humid day of month with an average humidity of 66.46 %.


Statistics

Average temperature
The average temperature on this day is 9.97 °C.
Maximum temperature
The maximum measured temperature on this day was 22.1 °C in 2018 at 4:00 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 66.46 %.
Maximum humidity
The maximum measured humidity on this day was 99.7 %.
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 1034.6 hpa in 2018 at 12:10 am.
Minimum pressure
The minimum measured pressure on this day was 1000.2 hpa in 2019 at 5:15 am.
Average wind speed
The average wind speed on this day is 1.4 mph.
Maximum wind speed
The maximum measured wind speed on this day was 7.7 mph in 2016 at 1:40 pm.
Average wind gust
The average wind speed on this day is 3.74 mph.
Maximum wind gust
The maximum measured wind gust on this day was 18.1 mph in 2016 at 1:40 pm.
Maximum precipitation
The maximum daily precipitation measured on this day was 5.8 mm in 2016.


US Weather Events

US Weather Events

1936 85 yrs ago
Denver, CO, was buried under 21.3 inches of snow, 19.4 inches of which fell in 24 hours. The heavy wet snow snapped trees and wires causing seven million dollars damage. (26th-27th)
1950 71 yrs ago
Residents of the northeastern U.S. observed a blue sun and a blue moon, caused by forest fires in British Columbia. (David Ludlum)
1963 58 yrs ago
San Diego, CA, reached an all-time record high of 111 degrees. Los Angeles hit 1S09 degrees. (David Ludlum)
1970 51 yrs ago
Santa Ana winds brought fires to Los Angeles County, and to points south and east. Half a million acres were consumed by the fires, as were 1000 structures. Twenty firemen were injured. (25th-29th)
1979 42 yrs ago
In the midst of a hot September for Death Valley, California, the afternoon high was 104 degrees for the second of three days, the coolest afternoon highs for the month. (The Weather Channel)
1987 34 yrs ago
Freezing temperatures were reported in the Northern and Central Appalachians, and the Upper Ohio Valley. The morning low of 27 degrees at Concord NH tied their record for the date. Temperatures soared into the 90s in South Dakota. Pierre SD reported an afternoon high of 98 degrees. (The National Weather Summary)
1988 33 yrs ago
Unseasonably warm weather prevailed across Florida. Afternoon highs of 92 degrees at Apalachicola and 95 degrees at Fort Myers were records for the date. (The National Weather Summary)
1989 32 yrs ago
Rain spread from the southeastern states across New England overnight. Cape Hatteras NC reported measurable rainfall for the fourteenth straight day, with 15.51 inches of rain recorded during that two week period. Phoenix AZ reported a record high of 108 degrees, and a record 134 days of 100 degree weather for the year. Afternoon temperatures were only in the 40s over parts of northwest Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. (The National Weather Summary)
2004 17 yrs ago
After making its infamous loop east of the Bahamas, Hurricane Jeanne made landfall the night of September 26th, 2004. Jeanne came ashore as a major category 3 hurricane just a few miles away from where Hurricane Frances made landfall a few weeks before. Jeanne produced extensive damage along the east central Florida coast from Volusia County south to Martin County. The highest wind gusts occurred over extreme Southern Brevard County as well as Indian River County with 110 - 120 mph estimates at the peak of the storm. (NWS, Melbourne, FL)
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

26.09.1932 07.20 pm UTC 89 yrs ago
Greece (map) , 35 km deep Magnitude: 6.9 UK
Secondary effectstsunami
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)491

26.09.1947 04.01 pm UTC 74 yrs ago
Japan (map) , 110 km deep Magnitude: 7.4
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)5

26.09.1990 11.08 pm UTC 31 yrs ago
South Africa (map) , 15 km deep Magnitude: 5.0
Deaths resulting from earthquake shaking0
Total fatalities resulting from earthquake shaking and secondary effects2
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)2

26.09.1997 09.40 am UTC 24 yrs ago
Italy (map) , 6 km deep Magnitude: 6.0
Deaths resulting from earthquake shaking11
Total fatalities resulting from earthquake shaking and secondary effects11
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)11
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Emergency Events Database)14

26.09.2005 01.55 am UTC 16 yrs ago
Peru (map) , 120.9 km deep Magnitude: 7.5
Deaths resulting from earthquake shaking5
Total fatalities resulting from earthquake shaking and secondary effects5
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Emergency Events Database)5



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