3rd Hottest June on Record - Tucson News Now

3rd Hottest June on Record

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 We've wrapped up June 2014, and taken a look at the numbers.  The average temperature in Tucson was 88.9°, making it the 3rd hottest June on record.  The #1 spot goes to June 2013, when the average temperature was 89.5°.

Although June this year is ranked as the 3rd hottest, the first half of this year is the warmest on record. This comes after we had the warmest Winter on record in Tucson as well.

Below is a breakdown of June and 2014 climate data from the National Weather Service - Tucson.

June 2014 stats

Month

Normal

Departure

Average High Temperature

103.8°

100.3°

+ 3.5°

Average Low Temperature

74.1°

69.3°

+ 4.8°

Average Temperature

88.9°

84.8°

+ 4.1°

Number of 100°+ highs

29

19

+ 10

Number of 105°+ highs

11

9

+ 2

Rainfall

0.00"

0.20"

- 0.20"

 

2014 stats

Month

Normal

Departure

Average High Temperature

84.4°

80.5°

+ 3.9°

Average Low Temperature

55.0°

51.8°

+ 3.2°

Average Temperature

69.7°

66.1°

+ 3.6°

Number of 100°+ highs

36

23

+ 7

Number of 105°+ highs

12

10

+ 2

Rainfall

0.61"

3.27"

- 2.66"

2013-14 Water Year rainfall (Oct-Jun)

3.66"

5.66"

- 2.00"

 

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