FAIRFIELD COUNTY  -  Air Quality Alert Air Quality Alert  
Good Afternoon! Updated: Friday, July 1st 3:05:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 92.1, Max: 92.1, Min: 61.2

Warmer 2°F than last hour. 92.1°F

Hot

Heat Index: 
93.5°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 92.1°F
3:01pm
61.2°F
6:07am
Yesterday: 88.6°F
4:57pm
59.7°F
6:04am
One Year Ago: 75.4°F 67.5°F
Station Record
On This Date:4
97.3°F
2021
56.8°F
2014
This Month: 92.1°F
Jul 1
61.2°F
Jul 1
Windsor Locks
Record
On This Date:5
101°F
1964
46°F
1988
Normal:5 84 °F 62 °F
Day time It is Day time
Wind from N Wind:  N
1.8

Gusting to:
2.1
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: +2.0°F
24 Hour: +9.7°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 71.8°F
YTD Average: 45.0°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Warmer 0.2°F than last hour.76.9°F
Last Hour: +0.2°F
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Slight Chance
T-storms then
Chance
T-storms

Saturday

Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Showers


Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers then
Slight Chance
T-storms

Lo 68 °F Hi 81 °F Lo 61 °F

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Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 2.4°F since last hour. 62.1°F
Muggy
In Last Hour: -2.4°F
High Dew
Point:
72.7°F
at 1:37 PM
Low Dew
Point:
58.9°F
at 2:53 PM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 72.8°F
Humidity
Humidity: Decreased 6% since last hour. 37 %
In Last Hour: -6%
High
Today
97%
at 5:34 AM
Low
Today
34%
at 2:53 PM
Barometer
Current: Falling 0.019  inHg/hr 30.141 inHg
In Last Hour: Falling slowly
In Last 3 Hours: Falling
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Rain Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.12 in
July Rain: Under 4.98 in for the month 0.00 in
July Avg: 4.98 in
Diff from Avg: -4.98 in
YTD Rain:1 23.87 in
Last YTD Rain:1 17.62 in
Last Rain: Jun 27
at 2:25 PM
Storm Total: 0.12 in
0 Days in July
77 Rain/Snow Days in 2022
3 Days since last rain
Currently: N at
1.8 mph
Light Air
Gusting To: 2.1
Max Gust
Last Hour:
8.9 mph WSW
at  2:49 pm
Max Gust
Today:
10.8 mph
at  1:24 PM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
10.8 mph
on  Jul 1
Max Gust
This Year:
29.6 mph
on  Feb 18
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 93.5°F
Today: 97.9°F  2:37 PM
Yesterday: 89.9°F
Record: 116.6°F
Jun 29, 2021
15 hours,
9 minutes
of Daylight
- - - - - - - -
(Noon) graph (Midnight)
Legend
- - - - - - - -
Which is
0 min 35 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday
Waxing Crescent Moon
Evening Crescent, 2 days, 16 hours, 18 minutes in cycle
7%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 0.8
July: 0.8
2022 to Date: 154.2
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 0.3
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
July Snow: No Change 0.00 in
July Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 44.567 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 44.57 in
Diff from Avg: -44.57 in
Last Snow: Mar 28
Storm Total: 0.25 in
Current
Snow Depth:
0.00 in
0 Snow Days in July
Average First Snow:
November 30th
Moonrise: 7:19 am
Moonset: 10:03 pm
Full Buck Moon:
Jul 13, 2022
New Moon: Jul 28, 2022
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Nov 8, 2022
See Astronomy Page
See Moon Names Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Jul-01

9.1
Jul-02

9.3
Jul-03

8.8
Sunrise: 5:23 am
Solar Noon: 12:57
Sunset: 8:32 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Oct 14, 2023
See Astronomy Page
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.    2 Snow & heating degree day season July 1st to June 30th.   
3 Snow manually measured, usually around 6PM.   
4 Station high/low records for this date, exclusive of todays readings.
5 Windsor Locks Record and Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT and are updated at 4AM.
6 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Saturday
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Slight Chance
T-storms then
Chance
T-storms

Lo 68 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday

Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Showers


Hi 81 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 61. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers then
Slight Chance
T-storms

Lo 61 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 82 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Mostly Clear


Lo 58 °F
Independence
Day
Independence Day: Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunny


Hi 82 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Partly Cloudy


Lo 60 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Partly Sunny
then Chance
T-storms

Hi 80 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance
T-storms then
Chance
Showers

Lo 62 °F
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