NORMAL MONTHLY TEMPERATURE FOR SELECTED CITIES
Degrees Fahrenheit
Nebraska - 1961 to 1990 & 1971 to 2000                  
  Omaha Eppley Lincoln Grand North              State Average
Month Airfield UNL Island Platte Scottsbluff Chadron Valentine Norfolk McCook Falls City 1961-2000 1971-2000
January 21.1 22.9 21.9 21.6 24.9 22.4 19.6 19.0 25.3 23.3 21.9 22.7
February 26.9 27.5 27.3 27.6 30.2 27.7 24.9 24.4 30.5 28.5 27.3 28.5
March 38.6 38.7 37.7 36.5 36.2 35.6 33.7 35.7 38.8 39.9 36.5 37.6
April 51.9 52.1 50.8 48.2 46.5 46.3 46.5 49.7 50.4 52.6 48.6 48.1
May 62.4 63.4 61.4 58.2 56.4 56.5 57.6 60.9 60.3 63.8 59.0 58.7
June 72.1 73.7 71.5 67.9 67.3 67.0 68.0 70.3 70.7 72.8 69.0 68.9
July 76.9 78.8 76.7 74.0 74.2 74.6 74.7 75.4 76.9 77.5 74.8 74.3
August 74.1 75.8 73.9 71.8 71.6 72.5 72.1 72.6 74.3 74.3 72.1 72.2
September 65.1 66.4 63.9 61.4 61.4 61.3 61.2 63.1 64.7 66.1 62.2 62.7
October 53.4 54.8 52.4 49.7 49.6 49.1 49.0 51.4 52.6 54.8 50.8 50.5
November 39.0 40.3 37.6 35.4 36.3 34.9 34.1 36.2 38.4 40.8 36.3 35.4
December 25.1 26.9 25.4 24.2 26.2 24.5 22.3 22.8 28.0 27.7 24.8 25.6
Annual 50.6 51.8 50.0 48.0 48.4 47.7 47.0 48.5 50.9 51.8 48.6 48.8
Note:  Normals presented here are based on records for the 30-year period 1961-1990.  The highest temperature recorded in Nebraska,
through 1997, was 118 degrees on July 24, 1936 in Minden; and the lowest temperature was minus 47 degrees on February 12, 1899,
at Camp Clarke.
Sources: U. S. Department of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Climate Normals 1991, and U.S. Climate Normals 1971-2000, 2003.
Last Updated: October 21, 2009
by Nebraska Databook
email: michael.lundeen@nebraska.gov