FAIRFIELD COUNTY  -  Air Quality Alert Air Quality Alert  
Good Afternoon! Updated: Friday, July 1st 4:45:00 pm  
Outside Temperature Current Conditions Forecast

Currently: 89.2, Max: 92.5, Min: 61.2

Colder 0.2°F than last hour. 89.2°F

Warm

Heat Index: 
94.4°F
Temp Highs Lows
Today: 92.5°F
3:18pm
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: 92.5°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
Calm Wind:  W
0.0

Gusting to:
0.0
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Outside Temperature
Last Hour: -0.2°F
24 Hour: +0.9°F
Outside Averages
MTD Average: 73.6°F
YTD Average: 45.1°F
Inside Temperature
Currently: No Change77.3°F
Last Hour: 0.0°F
Tonight

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 7 to 10 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. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers


Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers
Likely then
Slight Chance
Showers

Lo 69 °F Hi 81 °F Lo 64 °F

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Dew Point Rain Wind Sun/Moon
Dew Point: Increased 4.5°F since last hour. 69.8°F
Muggy
In Last Hour: +4.5°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: 76.1°F
Humidity
Humidity: Increased 8% since last hour. 53 %
In Last Hour: +8%
High
Today
97%
at 5:34 AM
Low
Today
34%
at 2:53 PM
Barometer
Current: Falling 0.018  inHg/hr 30.112 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: W at
0.0 mph
Calm
Gusting To: 0.0
Max Gust
Last Hour:
4.8 mph W
at  4:02 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: 94.4°F
Today: 98.1°F  3:27 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, 17 hours, 56 minutes in cycle
7%
Illuminated



Cooling Degree Days Snow3 Lunar Summary Cloud Level
Today: 1.2
July: 1.2
2022 to Date: 154.7
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 69. Southwest wind 7 to 10 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 69 °F
NWS forecast: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind 7 to 10 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. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers


Hi 81 °F
NWS forecast: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 81. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
 NWS Short Term Weather Forecast
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Showers
Likely then
Slight Chance
Showers

Lo 64 °F
Sunday

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Mostly Sunny


Hi 81 °F
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Mostly Clear


Lo 57 °F
Independence
Day
Independence Day: Sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunny


Hi 82 °F
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Mostly Cloudy


Lo 63 °F
Tuesday

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Scattered
Showers then
Scattered
T-storms

Hi 79 °F
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Scattered
T-storms then
Scattered
Showers

Lo 61 °F
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