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September 18 to September 24: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, September 18th, 2022 5:13am MDT

The calendar may still say it is summer for a few more days but our look back at this week in Denver weather history shows that Old Man Winter can still make an appearance. From the National Weather Service: 10-18 In 2018…the high temperature equalled or exceeded 90 degrees for 9 consecutive days; marking the […]

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September 11 to September 17: This Week in Denver Weather History

Thursday, September 15th, 2022 5:03am MDT

Severe weather is less common as we enter the fall season but it is not entirely unheard of. As we see in our look back at this week in Denver weather history, we have seen everything ranging from torrential rains to tornadoes and even heavy snow. 1-30 In 2020…a worsening drought that started in the […]

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September 4 to September 10: This Week in Denver Weather History

Sunday, September 4th, 2022 6:45am MDT

The first full week of September sees us start one of the most pleasant times of year in Denver. While less common this time year, severe weather can and does occur. Our look back at this week in Denver weather history includes hail, damaging wind and even smoke from wildfires hundreds of miles away. From […]

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August 28 to September 3: This Week in Denver Weather History

Wednesday, August 31st, 2022 4:58am MDT

So who is ready for some snow? Along with many other notable weather events, it was this week in Denver history when we received our earliest snowfall on record! From the National Weather Service: 19-30 In 1875…grasshoppers appeared in great numbers at 10:00 am on the 19th. Thousands landed on the ground. The streets were […]

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August 21 to August 27: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, August 21st, 2022 4:50am MDT

Denver’s weather is not often boring. Lightning, hail, tornadoes and even swarms of grasshoppers have made appearances this week in Denver weather history. From the National Weather Service: 19-30 In 1875…grasshoppers appeared in great numbers at 10:00 am on the 19th. Thousands landed on the ground. The streets were literally covered with them. Swarms of […]

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August 14 to August 20: This week in Denver weather history

Sunday, August 14th, 2022 5:05am MDT

Severe weather is a fact of life in Colorado during the summer months and while August is historically relatively calm, that isn’t always the case. In our look back at this week in Denver weather history we see the dangers of lightning, incidents of large hail and flooding rains and even a tornado. From the […]

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August 7 to August 13: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, August 10th, 2022 5:03am MDT

As we get further into the month of August severe weather is less common. It can however still strike as we see in our look at this week in Denver weather history. Everything from torrential rains to massive hail and even a tornado have been reported. From the National Weather Service: 7 In 1948…a brief […]

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July 31 to August 6: This Week in Denver Weather History

Thursday, August 4th, 2022 3:56am MDT

How does 42 degrees sound right about now? That mark is one of the highlights of this week in Denver weather history. It was the low temperature recorded twice in our past and the coldest July temperature on record. Many more notable events have also occurred. From the National Weather Service: 13-5 In 2008…a streak […]

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July 24 to July 30: This week in Denver weather history

Wednesday, July 27th, 2022 4:59am MDT

As we near the end of July the weather in Denver tends to be a bit more stable. That doesn’t mean the severe weather threat disappears as can be seen at our look back at this week in Denver weather history. Particularly notable are lightning injuries and deaths, flash flood events and even tornadoes. From […]

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July 17 to July 23: This Week in Denver Weather History

Sunday, July 17th, 2022 2:39pm MDT

Our weekly look back at Denver weather history always has interesting items but this week one stands out in particular. Denver has never officially recorded snow during the month of July. However, before official records began in 1882, the U.S. Army Signal Service weather observer reported snow on July 17, 1872! From the National Weather […]

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