FAIRFIELD COUNTY  -  Air Quality Alert Air Quality Alert  
Good Night! Updated: Tuesday, August 30th 8:25:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 69.0, Max: 83.5, Min: 57.1

Colder 2.8°F than last hour. 69.0°F

Comfortable

Heat Index: 
69.0°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 83.5°F
2:22pm
57.1°F
6:45am
Yesterday: 86.6°F
3:16pm
64.7°F
11:58pm
One Year Ago: 84.3°F 58.7°F
Station Record
On This date:4
84.3°F
2015
51.1°F
2014
This Month: 93.4°F
Aug 13
50.8°F
Aug 23
This Year: 96.1°F
Jul 22
-10.1°F
Feb 14
Normal:5 80 °F 59 °F
Night time, Dry It is Night time, Dry
Calm Wind:  SW
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -2.8°F
24 Hour: -3.2°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 72.8°F
YTD Average: 53.4°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: Warmer 0.3°F than last hour.78.4°F
Last Hour: +0.3°F
Tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph. Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Partly Sunny

Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Scattered
T-storms

Lo 63 °F Hi 84 °F Lo 66 °F

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Season Dates:
Autumn begins in 23 days
September 22nd @ 10:22am
We've already lost
1 hour and 58 minutes of daylight!
Upcoming Holidays
Labor Day September 5th
Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Decreased 0.6°F since last hour. 59.2°F
Pleasant
In Last Hour: -0.6°F
High Dew
Point:
60.1°F
at 7:19 PM
Low Dew
Point:
51.6°F
at 3:35 PM
Record Dew
Point:
84.0°F
Jul 20, 2013
Wetbulb: 63.2°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 5% since last hour. 71 %
In Last Hour: +5%
High
Today
89%
at 7:05 AM
Low
Today
35%
at 3:35 PM
Barometer
Current: No Change 30.082 inHg
In Last Hour: Steady
In Last 3 Hours: Steady
Rain Today: 0.00 in
Rain Last Hour: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
Last 7 Days: 0.00 in
August Rain: Under 0.82 in for the month 2.64 in
August Avg: 3.46 in
Diff from Avg: -0.82 in
YTD Rain:1 24.31 in
Last YTD Rain:1 24.36 in
Last Rain: Aug 22
@ 12:27 AM
Storm Total: 0.70 in
14 days in August
94 snow/rain days in 2016
8 days since last snow/rain
Currently: SW at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
0.0 mph N
Max Gust
Today:
10.4 mph
3:58 PM
Wind Run: miles
Max Gust
This Month:
29.0 mph
on  Aug 6
Max Gust
This Year:
29.0 mph
on  Aug 6
Max Gust
Record
40.3 mph
Oct 26, 2014
Heat Index
Current: 69.0°F
Today: 82.8°F  2:22 PM
Yesterday: 84.6°F
Record: 115.3°F
Jul-20-2013
Daylight:
Possible hours of Daylight
13:08

Which is
2 min 39 sec Shorter Than
Yesterday

New Moon
Morning Crescent, 28 days, 3 hours, 43 minutes in cycle
2%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 0.7
August: 231.6
2016 to Date: 650.8
Heating Degree Days2
Season to Date: 2.9
See Degree Day Info Page
Snow Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
August Snow: No Change 0.00 in
August Avg: 0.00 in
Diff from Avg: 0.00 in
Season Total:2 Under 45.512 in for the season 0.00 in
Season Average:2 45.51 in
Diff from Avg: -45.51 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in August
Average First Snow:
December 6th
Moonrise: 5:27 am
Moonset: 7:01 pm
Full Harvest Moon:
Sep 17, 2016
New Moon: Sep 1, 2016
Next Lunar Eclipse:
Feb 10, 2017
See Astronomy Page
UV Summary/Forecast Solar Summary
Aug-30

6.9
Aug-31

6.9
Sep-01

6.5
Sunrise: 6:19 am
Solar Noon: 12:53
Sunset: 7:27 pm
Next Solar Eclipse:
Feb 26, 2017
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 Normal temperatures are at Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT
6 Overnight Frost calculation starts at 10 AM and resets to zero at 10AM the next day.
 NWS Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Wednesday
Tonight

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph. Partly Cloudy

Lo 63 °F
NWS forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Partly Sunny

Hi 84 °F
NWS forecast: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Scattered
T-storms

Lo 66 °F
Thursday

Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Scattered
Showers

Hi 82 °F
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 8 mph. Partly Cloudy

Lo 56 °F
Friday

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75.Sunny

Hi 75 °F
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55.Mostly Clear

Lo 55 °F
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.Mostly Sunny

Hi 76 °F
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.Mostly Clear

Lo 56 °F
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