Average Weather in July in Annandale Minnesota, United States
Daily high temperatures are around 81°F, rarely falling below 72°F or exceeding 90°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 82°F on July 18.
Daily low temperatures are around 62°F, rarely falling below 52°F or exceeding 71°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 62°F on July 20.
For reference, on July 18, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Annandale typically range from 62°F to 82°F, while on January 21, the coldest day of the year, they range from 6°F to 23°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 Annandale experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 34% to 27%. The lowest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 27% on July 28.
The clearest day of the month is July 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 73% of the time.
For reference, on February 6, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 60%, while on July 28, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 73%.
Cloud Cover Categories in July
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Annandale, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is decreasing, starting the month at 37% and ending it at 32%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 40% on June 20, and its lowest chance is 7% on February 4.
Probability of Precipitation in July
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during July in Annandale is decreasing, starting the month at 3.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.2 inches or falls below 1.3 inches, and ending the month at 3.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.3 inches or falls below 1.3 inches.
The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 3.1 inches on July 30.
Average Monthly Rainfall in July
Over the course of July in Annandale, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 50 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 40 seconds, and weekly decrease of 11 minutes, 43 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 14 hours, 45 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 15 hours, 35 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Annandale is 5:32 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 27 minutes later at 5:59 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 9:07 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 23 minutes earlier at 8:45 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Annandale during 2018, 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 5:28 AM and sets 15 hours, 39 minutes later, at 9:07 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:52 AM and sets 8 hours, 44 minutes later, at 4:36 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Annandale is increasing during July, rising from 26% to 33% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during July is 35% on July 20.
For reference, on July 20, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 35% of the time, while on November 15, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in July
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Annandale is decreasing during July, decreasing from 9.5 miles per hour to 8.5 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on April 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.4 miles per hour, while on August 1, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.5 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
The growing season in Annandale typically lasts for 5.2 months (157 days), from around April 30 to around October 4, rarely starting before April 11 or after May 20, and rarely ending before September 17 or after October 22.
The month of July in Annandale 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 Annandale are rapidly increasing during July, increasing by 631°F, from 904°F to 1,535°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Annandale is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 6.8 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during July is 7.0 kWh on July 10.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in July
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Annandale are 45.263 deg latitude, -94.124 deg longitude, and 1,053 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Annandale contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 115 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,057 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (308 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (774 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Annandale is covered by cropland (68%), water (18%), and artificial surfaces (12%), within 10 miles by cropland (75%) and trees (13%), and within 50 miles by cropland (75%) and trees (12%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Annandale 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Annandale.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Annandale 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 Annandale is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Annandale and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Maple Lake Municipal Airport (71%, 11 kilometers, east); St. Cloud Regional Airport (15%, 32 kilometers, north); and Litchfield Municipal Airport (14%, 33 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .