Above normal temperatures and below normal precipitation can best describe Webster CIty’s weather for the month of July. Records at the Radio hill weather reporting station showed the average high for the month was at 83 degrees and the average low was 60 degrees. The warmest temperature for the month was set on July 12 with a high of 93 degrees and the lowest recorded temperature was 52 degrees set on Tuesday,July 31. The normal high for Webster City for July is 73 degrees.
As for precipitation, we ended up with 2.80 inches of rainfall. Normal rainfall is at 4.15 inches. Webster City escaped the severe weather outbreak of July 19 when there were reports of funnel clouds detected near Blairsburg and Williams with no damage reported.
The National Weather Service outlook for August in Iowa is predicting equal chances for both precipitation and temperatures. Last August, the average high was 78 degrees and the average low was 54 degrees. A total of 4.53 inches of rain was measured in August,2017. KQWC-KZWC Radio is the official observer for the National Weather Service in Webster City.