Average Weather at Tyler Pounds Field Texas, United States
At Tyler Pounds Field, the summers are hot and oppressive; the winters are short, cold, and wet; and it is partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 39°F to 95°F and is rarely below 26°F or above 101°F.
Based on the tourism score, the best times of year to visit Tyler Pounds Field for warm-weather activities are from mid April to early June and from early September to late October.
The hot season lasts for 3.6 months, from June 1 to September 20, with an average daily high temperature above 87°F. The hottest day of the year is August 11, with an average high of 95°F and low of 75°F.
The cool season lasts for 2.9 months, from November 26 to February 23, with an average daily high temperature below 64°F. The coldest day of the year is January 6, with an average low of 39°F and high of 57°F.
Average High and Low Temperature
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature
At Tyler Pounds Field, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The clearer part of the year at Tyler Pounds Field begins around May 29 and lasts for 5.7 months, ending around November 20. On October 5, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 73% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 27% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around November 20 and lasts for 6.3 months, ending around May 29. On February 24, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 48% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 52% of the time.
Cloud Cover Categories
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. The chance of wet days at Tyler Pounds Field varies throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 8.5 months, from October 19 to July 2, with a greater than 28% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 36% on May 15.
The drier season lasts 3.5 months, from July 2 to October 19. The smallest chance of a wet day is 21% on August 11.
Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 36% on May 15.
Daily Chance of Precipitation
To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Tyler Pounds Field experiences significant seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
Rain falls throughout the year at Tyler Pounds Field. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around October 28, with an average total accumulation of 4.2 inches.
The least rain falls around August 4, with an average total accumulation of 1.9 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall
The length of the day at Tyler Pounds Field varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2018, the shortest day is December 21, with 10 hours, 2 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 14 hours, 17 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight
The earliest sunrise is at 6:14 AM on June 12, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 26 minutes later at 7:40 AM on November 3. The earliest sunset is at 5:16 PM on December 4, and the latest sunset is 3 hours, 17 minutes later at 8:32 PM on June 29.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed at Tyler Pounds Field during 2018, starting in the spring on March 11, lasting 7.8 months, and ending in the fall on November 4.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time
Tyler Pounds Field experiences extreme seasonal variation in the perceived humidity.
The muggier period of the year lasts for 5.5 months, from April 26 to October 12, during which time the comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable at least 23% of the time. The muggiest day of the year is July 15, with muggy conditions 91% of the time.
The least muggy day of the year is January 21, when muggy conditions are essentially unheard of.
Humidity Comfort Levels
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed at Tyler Pounds Field experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The windier part of the year lasts for 7.0 months, from October 24 to May 26, with average wind speeds of more than 8.2 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is April 1, with an average hourly wind speed of 9.8 miles per hour.
The calmer time of year lasts for 5.0 months, from May 26 to October 24. The calmest day of the year is August 16, with an average hourly wind speed of 6.5 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed
The predominant average hourly wind direction at Tyler Pounds Field is from the south throughout the year.
Best Time of Year to Visit
To characterize how pleasant the weather is at Tyler Pounds Field throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.
The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best times of year to visit Tyler Pounds Field for general outdoor tourist activities are from mid April to early June and from early September to late October, with a peak score in the first week of October.
The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Tyler Pounds Field for hot-weather activities is from late May to late September, with a peak score in the third week of June.
For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.
Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.
Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.
Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.
Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.
The growing season at Tyler Pounds Field typically lasts for 8.6 months (262 days), from around March 7 to around November 24, rarely starting before February 7 or after March 30, and rarely ending before November 1 or after December 17.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season
Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms at Tyler Pounds Field should appear around January 25, only rarely appearing before January 15 or after February 11.
Growing Degree Days
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 4.5 months, from April 11 to August 26, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 6.0 kWh. The brightest day of the year is June 16, with an average of 6.8 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 2.8 months, from November 11 to February 6, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 3.5 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 23, with an average of 2.7 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Tyler Pounds Field are 32.354 deg latitude, -95.402 deg longitude, and 466 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Tyler Pounds Field contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 180 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 489 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (315 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (568 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Tyler Pounds Field is covered by cropland (71%), trees (13%), and artificial surfaces (13%), within 10 miles by cropland (49%) and trees (28%), and within 50 miles by cropland (56%) and trees (31%).
This report illustrates the typical weather at Tyler Pounds Field, 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
Tyler Pounds Field has a weather station that reported reliably enough during the analysis period that we have included it in our network. When available, historical temperature and dew point measurements are taken directly from this weather station. These records are obtained from NOAA's Integrated Surface Hourly data set, falling back on ICAO METAR records as required.
In the case of missing or erroneous measurements from this station, we fall back on records from nearby stations, adjusted according to typical seasonal and diurnal intra-station differences. For a given day of the year and hour of the day, the fallback station is selected to minimize the prediction error over the years for which there are measurements for both stations.
The stations on which we may fall back include but are not limited to Mineola/Quitman, Wood County Airport; Cherokee County Airport; Gilmer, Fox Stephens Field - Gilmer Municipal Airport; Rusk County Airport; Palestine Municipal Airport; Gregg County Airport; Sulphur Springs Municipal Airport; and Mount Pleasant, Mount Pleasant Regional Airport.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .