DFW REACHES 100°F OFFICIALLY FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SUMMER SEASON

Wednesday, July 31st, 2019 9:02am CDT

Yesterday, July 30, 2019, the high temperature hit 100°F. This marks the first official 100 degree day for the 2019 summer season at DFW. By no means a record late first 100 degree day (that is in Septemeber), but it is quite rare for us to go all of June and most of July without […]

RECORD DAILY RAINFALL AT DFW YESTERDAY

Monday, June 17th, 2019 9:45am CDT

DFW Airport recorded 2.42 inches of rain on Sunday, June 16, 2019. This breaks the old record of rain for that dateof 1.32 inches which was previously set in 1968.

DFW SETS A RECORD LOW MAX TEMPERATURE YESTERDAY

Saturday, May 11th, 2019 6:44am CDT

The high temperature yesterday, May 10, 2019, at DFW Airport was 57°F. This breaks the record for the lowest maximum temperature for May 10th of 63°F previously set in 1954.

SIGNIFICANT SEVERE WEATHER OUTBREAK EXPECTED TODAY LATE AFTERNOON WELL INTO THE EVENING

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 3:00pm CDT

A potentially significant severe weather episode is unfolding for the forecast area later this afternoon well into this evening. The Storm Prediction Center has placed the entire forecast area in the Enhanced Risk category for severe weather. Please see the map below. The Enhanced Risk area is in orange, the Slight Risk area is in […]

NEW AND IMPROVED RADAR AND SATELLITE ADDED TO THE SITE

Tuesday, March 19th, 2019 11:07pm CDT

We have been making several changes to the site behind the scenes over the last few weeks. Some additional, exciting features are being added. One of which you will notice is the new radar and satellite at the bottom of the home page. The old radar and maps page is now gone. The new radar […]

DFW SETS A RECORD LOW MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE YESTERDAY

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 1:42pm CDT

The high yesterday, March 4, 2019, at DFW Airport was 32°F. This sets a new record low maximum temperature for that date, breaking the old record of 35°F set in 1960.

REMINDER TO SPRING FORWARD ONE HOUR THIS SUNDAY

Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 1:31pm CDT

A reminder that Central Standard Time (CST) ends this Sunday, March 10th, and we spring forward one hour to Central Daylight-Savings Time (CDT).

2018 SECOND WETTEST YEAR ON RECORD FOR DFW

Friday, January 11th, 2019 9:37am CDT

2018 closed out as officially being the second wettest year on record for Dallas/Fort Worth as recorded at DFW Airport. Out of 120 years of weather records, 2015 and 2018 are the wettest on record. In addition, 2018 produced three months that recorded all time rain records, February (11.31 inches), September (12.69 inches), and October […]

RECORD RAINFALL YESTERDAY AT DFW

Thursday, December 27th, 2018 8:47am CDT

Our upper low that brought all the precipitation with it yesterday and early this morning is now marching eastward. It brought a record daily rainfall to DFW Airport. Yesterday we officially recorded 2.45 inches of rain, which broke the old record of 1.35 inches set in 1940. That is nearly the entire month of December […]

DFW RECORDS ITS EARLIEST FIRST FREEZE SINCE 1992

Saturday, November 10th, 2018 2:56pm CDT

DFW Airport officially reached the freezing mark for the first time this season (11/10/2018 – 32°F). This is the earliest first freeze on record since November 5, 1992 (31°F), 26 years ago. The average first freeze for a given cold season is about November 22nd. On November 14, 2014 (31°F) was the last earliest first […]