2013 Season-Long Summary of Weather Conditions at the Carvel REC, Georgetown, DE

March 8, 2013 in Weekly Crop Update


Week Rainfall Range of Daily Highs Range of Daily Lows Average Soil Temp*
Sep 19-Sep 25 0.42 in 79 – 65°F 53 – 44°F 67.3
Sep 12-Sep 18 0.31 in 89 – 64°F 69 – 43°F 71.6
Sep 5-Sep 11 0.00 in 91 – 73°F 71 – 49°F 75.3
Aug 29-Sep 4 0.00 in 88 – 79°F 74 – 59°F 77.9
Aug 22-Aug 28 0.69 in 86 – 78°F 70 – 54°F 76.5
Aug 15-Aug 21 0.24 in 86 – 70°F 66 – 52°F 74.8
Aug 8-Aug 14 1.26 in 88 – 74°F 73 – 58°F 78.6
Aug 1-Aug 7 3.52 in 85 – 72°F 69 – 58°F 75.7
Jul 25-Jul 31 0.12 in 83 – 73°F 66 – 58°F 78.7
Jul 18-Jul 24 0.04 in 95 – 87°F 75 – 67°F 82.1
Jul 11-Jul 17 3.60 in 93 – 73°F 80 – 69°F 84.7
Jul 4-Jul 10 0.01 in 91 – 85°F 74 – 72°F 82.8
Jun 27-Jul 3 3.72 in 89 – 78°F 72 – 67°F 79.8
Jun 20-Jun 26 0.11 in 92 – 77°F 71 – 53°F 77.5
Jun 13-Jun 19 1.99 in 90 – 73°F 70 – 57°F 75.5
Jun 6-Jun 12 4.33 in 84 – 75°F 70 – 54°F 73.4
May 30-Jun 5 2.71 in 88 – 75°F 70 – 53°F 73.7
May 23-May 29 0.65 in 86 – 63°F 68 – 45°F 66.0
May 16-May 22 0.47 in 85 – 69°F 69 – 56°F 68.5
May 9-May 15 0.75 in 83 – 60°F 63 – 35°F 63.8
May 2-May 8 0.46 in 71 – 56°F 56 – 43°F 59.4
Apr 25-May 1 1.46 in 68 – 57°F 53 – 37°F 58.4
Apr 18-Apr 24 1.08 in 80 – 51°F 60 – 31°F 58.7
Apr 11-Apr 17 0.72 in 81 – 59°F 55 – 39°F 60.5
Apr 4-Apr 10 0.91 in 86 – 51°F 62 – 25°F 52.4
Mar 28-Apr 3 0.11 in 66 – 46°F 41 – 23°F 45.4
Feb 28-Mar 6 2.9 in 48 – 37°F 36 – 24°F 40.6

*Soil temperature taken at a 2 inch depth under sod.

The weather data from the Carvel Research and Education Center is logged by Delaware Environmental Observing System (DEOS) and is available online at http://www.deos.udel.edu/agirrigation_retrieval.html