Average Weather in July in Mount Washington Kentucky, United States
In Mount Washington, the month of July is characterized by essentially constant daily high temperatures, with daily highs around 86°F throughout the month, rarely exceeding 93°F or dropping below 79°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 87°F on July 21.
Daily low temperatures are around 69°F, rarely falling below 61°F or exceeding 76°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 70°F on July 22.
For reference, on July 21, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Mount Washington typically range from 70°F to 87°F, while on January 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 28°F to 43°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
The month of July in Mount Washington experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 43% to 34%.
The clearest day of the month is July 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 66% of the time.
For reference, on January 2, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 57%, while on August 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 68%.
Cloud Cover in July
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Mount Washington, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is decreasing, starting the month at 38% and ending it at 33%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 41% on May 28, and its lowest chance is 23% on January 13.
Probability of Precipitation in July
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during July in Mount Washington is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 3.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.6 inches or falls below 1.7 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 Mount Washington, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 38 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 16 seconds, and weekly decrease of 8 minutes, 51 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 14 hours, 8 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 14 hours, 46 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Mount Washington is 6:23 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 21 minutes later at 6:44 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 9:08 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 17 minutes earlier at 8:52 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Mount Washington 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 6:19 AM and sets 14 hours, 49 minutes later, at 9:08 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:54 AM and sets 9 hours, 31 minutes later, at 5:26 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Mount Washington is gradually increasing during July, rising from 61% to 65% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during July is 68% on July 24.
For reference, on July 24, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 68% of the time, while on January 1, 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 Mount Washington is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 3.0 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 25, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.0 miles per hour, while on July 31, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.9 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Mount Washington is essentially constant during July, remaining around 6.6 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 Mount Washington are 38.050 deg latitude, -85.546 deg longitude, and 633 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Mount Washington contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 276 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 638 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (568 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (984 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Mount Washington is covered by artificial surfaces (50%), cropland (35%), and trees (15%), within 10 miles by cropland (43%) and trees (36%), and within 50 miles by cropland (51%) and trees (42%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Mount Washington 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 Mount Washington.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Mount Washington 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 Mount Washington is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Mount Washington and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Standiford Field (36%, 22 kilometers, northwest); Bowman Field (36%, 22 kilometers, northwest); Godman Army Airfield (15%, 41 kilometers, southwest); Capital City Airport (9%, 58 kilometers, east); and Stuart Powell Field (4.8%, 86 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .