13 August in history



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Statistics

Average temperature
The average temperature on this day is 15.89 °C.
Maximum temperature
The maximum measured temperature on this day was 33.3 °C in 2022 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 68.01 %.
Maximum humidity
The maximum measured humidity on this day was 98 %.
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 1025.4 hpa in 2016 at 10:55 pm.
Minimum pressure
The minimum measured pressure on this day was 1005.6 hpa in 2018 at 3:25 am.
Average wind speed
The average wind speed on this day is 1.17 mph.
Maximum wind speed
The maximum measured wind speed on this day was 9.4 mph in 2018 at 3:20 pm.
Average wind gust
The average wind speed on this day is 3.1 mph.
Maximum wind gust
The maximum measured wind gust on this day was 17 mph in 2018 at 1:45 pm.
Maximum precipitation
The maximum daily precipitation measured on this day was 3 mm in 2016.


US Weather Events

US Weather Events

1831 191 yrs ago
A blue sun was widely observed in the southern states. The phenomena was believed to have pre-staged Nat Turner's slave uprising. (David Ludlum)
1919 103 yrs ago
High winds and heavy rain struck the Middle Atlantic Coast Region. In New Jersey, winds gusted to 60 mph at Atlantic City, and nine inches of rain fell at Tuckerton. The wind and rain leveled crops and stripped trees of fruit causing several million dollars damage. (David Ludlum)
1980 42 yrs ago
The afternoon high at New York City was just 89 degrees. But there were fifteen days of 90 degree heat during the month, their hottest August of record. (The Weather Channel)
1985 37 yrs ago
Hail larger than golf balls, driven by 70 mph winds, moved down crops, stripped trees, and broke windows, near Logan KS. Road graders cleared three foot drifts of hail on Kansas Highway 9 east of Logan. (The Weather Channel)
1987 35 yrs ago
Thunderstorms deluged the Central Gulf Coast States with torrential rains. Thunderstorms in Mississippi drenched Marion County with up to 15 inches of rain during the morning hours, with 12.2 inches reported at Columbia. Floodwaters swept cars away in the Lakeview subdivision of Columbia when the the Lakeview Dam broke. Flash flooding caused more than three million dollars damage in Marion County. (The National Weather Summary)
1988 34 yrs ago
A dozen cities in the northeastern U.S. reported record high temperatures for the date. Lansing MI reported a record 35 days of 90 degree weather for the year, Detroit MI reported a record 37 days of 90 degree heat for the year, and Williamsport PA reported a record 38 days of 90 degree weather for the year. (The National Weather Summary)
1989 33 yrs ago
Thunderstorms developing in a tropical airmass over the northeastern U.S. soaked Connecticut and Massachusetts with four to eight inches of rain over the weekend, between the 11th and 13th of the month. Hartford CT received 7.70 inches of rain. (The National Weather Summary)
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World Records


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F5 tornadoes

F5 tornadoes


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Deadly earthquakes

Deadly earthquakes

13.08.1951 06.33 pm UTC 71 yrs ago
Turkey (map) , 0 km deep Magnitude: 6.7 UK
Total deaths resulting from an earthquake (Utsu catalog)50

13.08.1987 03.23 pm UTC 35 yrs ago
Peru (map) , 37.6 km deep Magnitude: 6.5
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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