Historical Weather For 1966 in Augusta, Maine, USA

Location

This report describes the historical weather record at the Augusta State Airport (Augusta, Maine, United States) during 1966. This station has records back to January 1949.

Augusta, Maine has a humid continental climate with warm summers and no dry season. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by forests (92%) and lakes and rivers (7%)

Calendar

Daylight saving time (DST) was observed at Augusta, Maine during 1966. There were two time changes during 1966:

  • DST started on Sunday April 24, 1966 at 3:00 am, from EST (GMT-5) to EDT (GMT-4).
  • DST ended on Sunday October 30, 1966 at 1:00 am, from EDT (GMT-4) to EST (GMT-5).

1966 was not a leap year, so it has 365 days and no February 29th. The first leap year before 1966 was 1964 and the first after was 1968.

The summer and winter solstices and the spring and fall equinoxes mark the passing of the seasons. They fall on nearly the same day each year, with differences of a day or two depending on the year. In 1966 they occurred on:

Spring Equinox Monday, 21 March 1966.
Summer Solstice Tuesday, 21 June 1966.
Fall Equinox Friday, 23 September 1966.
Winter Solstice Thursday, 22 December 1966.

Temperature

This station did not reliably report air temperature during

1966.

Clouds

This station did not reliably report the cloud coverage during

1966.

Precipitation

This station did not reliably report precipitation observations or quantitative liquid-equivalent precipitation measurements during 1966.

Snow

Either snow is exceptionally rare at this location or this station did not reliably report it during 1966.

Humidity

This station did not reliably report relative humidity during 1966.

Dew Point

This station did not reliably report the dew point during 1966.

Wind

This station did not reliably report the wind speed or direction during 1966.

Other Measurements

This station did not reliably report the visibility during 1966.

Cloud Ceiling

This station did not reliably report the cloud ceiling during 1966.