Average Weather in July in Scottsburg Indiana, United States
The highest daily average high temperature is 86°F on July 21.
Daily low temperatures are around 68°F, rarely falling below 59°F or exceeding 75°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 69°F on July 22.
For reference, on July 20, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Scottsburg typically range from 69°F to 86°F, while on January 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 26°F to 40°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in July
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on July. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in July
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The month of July in Scottsburg experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 41% to 33%.
The clearest day of the month is July 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 67% of the time.
For reference, on January 2, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 58%, while on August 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 69%.
Cloud Cover Categories in July
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Scottsburg, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is decreasing, starting the month at 40% and ending it at 35%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 41% on May 12, and its lowest chance is 22% on January 29.
Probability of Precipitation in July
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during July in Scottsburg is decreasing, starting the month at 3.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.4 inches or falls below 1.8 inches, and ending the month at 3.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.2 inches or falls below 1.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in July
Over the course of July in Scottsburg, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 39 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 18 seconds, and weekly decrease of 9 minutes, 4 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 14 hours, 11 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 14 hours, 49 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Scottsburg is 6:22 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 22 minutes later at 6:43 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 9:11 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 17 minutes earlier at 8:54 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Scottsburg during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during July, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:18 AM and sets 14 hours, 53 minutes later, at 9:11 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:57 AM and sets 9 hours, 28 minutes later, at 5:25 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Scottsburg is gradually increasing during July, rising from 56% to 60% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during July is 63% on July 20.
For reference, on July 20, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 63% of the time, while on November 30, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in July
The average hourly wind speed in Scottsburg is gradually decreasing during July, decreasing from 5.6 miles per hour to 5.1 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on February 25, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.2 miles per hour, while on July 31, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.1 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
The growing season in Scottsburg typically lasts for 6.7 months (206 days), from around April 6 to around October 29, rarely starting before March 19 or after April 24, and rarely ending before October 12 or after November 15.
The month of July in Scottsburg is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in July
The average accumulated growing degree days in Scottsburg are rapidly increasing during July, increasing by 794°F, from 1,579°F to 2,372°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Scottsburg is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.1 kWh of 6.7 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during July is 6.7 kWh on July 2.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in July
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Scottsburg are 38.686 deg latitude, -85.770 deg longitude, and 561 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Scottsburg is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 79 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 557 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (551 feet). Within 50 miles also contains significant variations in elevation (797 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Scottsburg is covered by cropland (65%), artificial surfaces (18%), and trees (16%), within 10 miles by cropland (50%) and trees (47%), and within 50 miles by trees (48%) and cropland (45%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Scottsburg year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Scottsburg.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Scottsburg according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Scottsburg is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Scottsburg and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Bowman Field (36%, 52 kilometers, south); Columbus Bakalar Municipal Airport (25%, 66 kilometers, north); Monroe County Airport (16%, 89 kilometers, northwest); Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (13%, 103 kilometers, northeast); and Huntingburg Airport (11%, 114 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .