Average Weather in July in Pierceton Indiana, United States
In Pierceton, the month of July is characterized by essentially constant daily high temperatures, with daily highs around 83°F throughout the month, rarely exceeding 91°F or dropping below 74°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 84°F on July 20.
Daily low temperatures are around 63°F, rarely falling below 53°F or exceeding 72°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 64°F on July 21.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Pierceton typically range from 64°F to 84°F, while on January 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 18°F to 32°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 Pierceton experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 39% 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 26, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 63%, while on August 23, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 68%.
Cloud Cover Categories in July
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Pierceton, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is essentially constant, remaining around 35% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 39% on May 27, and its lowest chance is 18% on January 29.
Probability of Precipitation in July
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during July in Pierceton is essentially constant, remaining about 3.4 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 5.7 inches or falling below 1.5 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in July
Over the course of July in Pierceton, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 43 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 26 seconds, and weekly decrease of 10 minutes, 1 second.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 14 hours, 23 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 15 hours, 6 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Pierceton is 6:13 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 24 minutes later at 6:37 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 9:19 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 19 minutes earlier at 9:00 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Pierceton 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 6:10 AM and sets 15 hours, 9 minutes later, at 9:19 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:05 AM and sets 9 hours, 12 minutes later, at 5:17 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Pierceton is increasing during July, rising from 34% to 43% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during July is 44% on July 27.
For reference, on July 27, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 44% of the time, while on November 16, 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 Pierceton is gradually decreasing during July, decreasing from 8.3 miles per hour to 7.4 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on January 15, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.6 miles per hour, while on August 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 7.3 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
Pierceton is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.
The average surface water temperature in Pierceton is rapidly increasing during July, rising by 8°F, from 64°F to 72°F, over the course of the month.
Average Water Temperature in July
The growing season in Pierceton typically lasts for 5.9 months (179 days), from around April 22 to around October 18, rarely starting before April 5 or after May 9, and rarely ending before September 30 or after November 5.
The month of July in Pierceton 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 Pierceton is rapidly increasing during July, increasing by 684°F, from 1,141°F to 1,825°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Pierceton is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 6.7 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during July is 6.9 kWh on July 2.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in July
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Pierceton are 41.200 deg latitude, -85.706 deg longitude, and 906 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Pierceton contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 121 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 907 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (223 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (666 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Pierceton is covered by cropland (93%), within 10 miles by cropland (83%), and within 50 miles by cropland (86%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Pierceton 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 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Pierceton.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Pierceton 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 Pierceton is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Pierceton and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Warsaw Municipal Airport (74%, 14 kilometers, northwest); Fort Wayne International Airport (11%, 49 kilometers, southeast); Smith Field (10%, 55 kilometers, east); and Marion Municipal Airport (5%, 80 kilometers, south).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .