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%)
Daylight saving time (DST) was observed at Augusta, Maine during 1966. There were two time changes during 1966:
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.|
This station did not reliably report air temperature during1966.
This station did not reliably report the cloud coverage during1966.
Either snow is exceptionally rare at this location or this station did not reliably report it during 1966.
This station did not reliably report relative humidity during 1966.
This station did not reliably report the dew point during 1966.
This station did not reliably report the wind speed or direction during 1966.
This station did not reliably report the visibility during 1966.
This station did not reliably report the cloud ceiling during 1966.