MONDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2018: RECORD COLD TEMPERATURES AND RECORD RAINFALL AT DFW

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 9:30am CDT

Monday, October 15, 2018:         Low: 41°F             High: 49°F            Rain: 2.93 in DFW set a new record low temperature of 41°F. The previous record was 42°F set in 1922. This is the first record low at DFW since July 2014. DFW also set a record low maximum temperature of 49°F. The previous record was 60°F […]

RAIN RECORDS SHATTERED OVER WEEKEND – SEPTEMBER 2018 WETTEST SEPTEMBER ON RECORD FOR DFW

Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 8:09am CDT

The rain records were shattered with this past weekend’s rain event. On September 21, 2018, DFW picked up 5.85 inches of rain, just shy of the record of 6.38 inches of rain set in 1900 on that date. We picked up an additional 2.31 inches of rain on September 22, 2018 shattering the old record […]

SURPRISE – DFW BREAKS ANOTHER HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORD YESTERDAY

Monday, July 23rd, 2018 9:48am CDT

The record high of 106°F set in 1974 for yesterday, July 22nd was broken at DFW Airport. The high temperature recorded for yesterday was 109°F. Temperatures today will not be near as hot as they have been the last several days, but will still be hot. Expect temperatures to hover in the low 100s over […]

YET ANOTHER HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORD BROKEN AT DFW AIRPORT

Sunday, July 22nd, 2018 10:33am CDT

DFW Airport set another record high temperature yesterday, July 21, 2018. The high was 109°F breaking the old record of 107°F set in 2012. The record breaking heat wave continues today with forecasted high temperatures climbing as high as 108°F to 110°F once again which will easily break the record of 106°F set in 1974.

ANOTHER RECORD HIGH SET AT DFW

Saturday, July 21st, 2018 9:17am CDT

The temperature yesterday, July 20, reached 108°F at DFW Airport. This breaks the old record of 105°F set in 2012 (and 2000). The incredible, record breaking heat wave will continue today with likely another daily record being broken. Today’s record is 107°F set in 2012. Forecasted highs today are expected to be in 110°F to […]

RECORD HIGH SET AT DFW YESTERDAY, LIKELY ANOTHER ONE TODAY. ALL TIME RECORD HIGH IN JEOPARDY TOMORROW

Friday, July 20th, 2018 9:03am CDT

Yesterday, DFW Airport set a record high temperature of 108°F. This breaks the old record of 107°F set in 1925. DFW will likely set another record high today as the record of 105°F set in 2012 will easily be broken with forecast values near 110°F. A front will be pressing south placing North Texas in […]

****EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING****

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 9:43am CDT

The National Weather Service office in Fort Worth has already issued an Excessive Heat Watch beginning tomorrow. This will likely get upgraded this afternoon to an Excessive Heat Warning. This is a very rare issuance for our area. What an Excessive Heat Warning means is that ambient air temperature and/or heat index values are expected to approach […]

SEVERE HEAT WAVE EXPECTED TO GRIP NORTH TEXAS THIS WEEK

Monday, July 16th, 2018 9:17am CDT

A severe heat wave is expected to grip the region this week with some of the hottest temperatures recorded in several years. Models are forecasting actual ambient high temperatures to be between 105°F and 110°F as early as Tuesday and lasting through at least next Sunday. Fortunately, heat index values may stay close to the […]

DFW OFFICIALLY HITS 100°F FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SUMMER 2018 SEASON

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018 7:28am CDT

Yesterday, June 22,  2018, the mercury officially hit 100°F at DFW Airport. This marks the first time of the summer 2018 season that the temperature hit the century mark. The last time DFW Airport hit 100°F was last August 19, 2017. This did not affect the record for the date which still remains as 103°F […]

APRIL 2018 THE 6TH COLDEST AND 7TH DRIEST ON RECORD

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 10:11am CDT

From the National Weather Service in Fort Worth, Texas: April 2018 was much cooler and much drier than normal at DFW. This was the 6th coolest and the 7th driest April on record. The monthly mean temperature was 61.6 degrees which was 3.9 degrees below normal. The mean high temperature for April was 74.4 degrees […]