AUSTIN (KXAN) — When it comes to the weather, there are a lot of numbers to keep track of: highs, lows and rainfall totals to name just a few.
KXAN has created the charts and graphics below to help you keep track of whatever weather 2023 brings.
Austin’s high temperature in 2022 was 110° on July 10. The low temperature for the year was 15°, set on Dec. 23. Here’s how 2023 is shaping up:
The chart below shows the high temperature recorded in Austin each day in 2023. Click the arrow in the top right to see how those highs compare to normal. If a day is colored red, it was hotter than average. If blue, it was colder than average.
Here’s where we’re keeping track of temperature records set in 2023:
Last year saw 68 days of triple-digit heat, which tied for the third most ever. The record was set in 2011, with 90 days at or above 100°.
Each year, the First Warning Weather team makes predictions for how many 100° days Austin will get. Here’s a look at this year’s predictions:
The chart below shows the average temperature for each month, when both highs are lows are taken into account. Click the arrow in the top right to see how each month compares to average.
Camp Mabry ended 2022 with 26.59″ of rain, while the airport received 25.38″ in total. Here’s how 2023 is shaping up:
Here’s a look at the rainfall totals each month, and how they compare to average:
Central Texas is no stranger to severe weather. We’re keeping track of how many warnings are issued across the 15-county KXAN viewing area in 2023:
Click here for the latest forecast from the KXAN First Warning Weather team.