July 2020 in Del Rio, Texas, was the hottest July on record, since monthly records have been taken beginning in 1906. The official sensor for the Del Rio area is found at the Del Rio International Airport.
July 2020 recorded the following, in Del Rio:
Average daily maximum temperature: 104.2°F
- This is the hottest on record, with second place going to July 1998 at 103.1°F.
- The hottest temperature recorded in July 2020 was 112°F, which is the hottest temperature ever recorded in the month of July in Del Rio, and ties the hottest temperature ever recorded for any day in the history of Del Rio.
There were 29 days of 100°F or greater temperatures in July 2020, which is second-place behind July of 1980, which has all 31 days of July registering at or over 100 degrees. Last year (2019), August recorded all 31 days at or over 100°F.
There were 14 days at or over 105°F in July 2020, which is first place, with July 2018 trailing at a far-distant second-place with 8 days.
The lowest daily maximum temperature in Del Rio for July 2020 was 95°F, which is sixth place for hottest on record, trailing July 1980 (100°F), July 1998 (98°F), July 1951 (98°F), July 2000 (96°F), and July 1957 (96°F).
The average daily minimum temperature in Del Rio for July 2020 was 79.7°F.
- This is second-place for warmest, behind July 1998 (80.2°F)
The lowest minimum temperature in Del Rio for July 2020 was 74°F, which is also second-place for hottest behind July 1998 (76°F)
In July of 2020, there were 19 days with low temperature at or above 80°F, which is a close second to July of 1998, which had 20 days of minimum temperature at or above 80°F.
July 2020 had the hottest daily average temperature on record. This is the average between the daily high and daily low. July 2020 averaged 92°F, which is first place, with July 1998 trailing at 91.6°F.
July 2020 was also quite dry in Del Rio, but did not break any significant records, with only 0.45 inches of rain for the month, as recorded at the Del Rio International Airport.
STWX Strategic (Smalltown Weather, LLC) is an independent meteorology service based in Del Rio, Texas. Contact: (830) 313-6899