Oklahoma Weather Blog


A looka at rainfall and lack of rainfall

by Bryan Painter Published: September 29, 2013

 Central Oklahoma has recorded an average of 31.15 inches in the last 180 days (April 2-Sept. 28), that is the sixth wettest period for that time span since 1921, according to the Oklahoma Climatological Survey.  However, Southwest Oklahoma has recored an average of 17.40 in that span, 40th driest. 


Other weather notes:

Did you happen to see yesterday’s low temperatures at Oklahoma Mesonet stations: In this corner you have Kenton with a low of 39 degrees and in this corner you have Idabel with a low of 69 degrees.

by Bryan Painter
Assistant Local Editor
Bryan Painter, assistant local editor, has 31 years’ experience in journalism, including 22 years with the state's largest newspaper, The Oklahoman. In that time he has covered such events as the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah...
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