Since 1970, August 25 has been the average date of the last 90-degree reading of the year. It's happened as early as July 26 and July 27 (1986 and 1982, respectively) and as late as Sept. 22 (1980). However, in the years since 1970 the last 90 has never occurred on Aug. 25.
1.53" of rain fell between 6-8AM, with 0.91" falling during the second hour.
For the seventh day in a row the high temperature was lower than the preceding day, cooling from above average to below average: 94 (Aug. 18)-89-88-87-84-78-77-76 (today).
0.44" of rain fell in an hour between 3-4AM.
This morning's low temperature of 65° was the coolest reading of a hot month.
It was a beautiful late summer weekend, perhaps the nicest of the entire summer as Saturday and Sunday both had mostly clear skies, low humidity and seasonably warm temperatures.