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Record Report
Statement as of 7:48 PM PDT on August 31, 2014

...July and August 2014 average temperatures hottest on record at Spokane...Lewiston...and Wenatchee Airport...

Site: Spokane (records began 1881)

July/August average temp year rank 74.0 2014 1 73.5 1998 2 73.3 1958 3 73.1 2013 4 72.9 1930 5

Site: Lewiston (records began 1881)

July/August average temp year rank 78.5 2014 1 (tied) 78.5 1939 1 78.1 1898 3 77.9 2013 4 77.7 1906 5

Site: Wenatchee Airport (records began 1959)

July/August average temp year rank 78.9 2014 1 77.8 1961 2 77.3 1998 3 77.0 1967 4 76.7 1971 5

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 6:48 PM PDT on September 1, 2014

...Hot July and August for the inland northwest...

Several locations ranked in the top 5 for the warmest average temperatures for the months of July and August. See table below for sites in north central and eastern Washington as well as north Idaho that ranked in the top 5.

Site July/August avg temp record (year) rank records began

Spokane Airport 74.0 74.0 (2014) 1 1881 Lewiston Airport 78.5 78.5 (2014) 1 (tied) 1881 Wenatchee Airport 78.9 78.9 (2014) 1 1959 Rosalia 71.6 71.6 (2014) 1 1893 Omak 76.7 76.7 (2014) 1 1931 Potlatch 69.4 69.4 (2014) 1 1915 Leavenworth 73.2 73.4 (1958) 2 1914 Stehekin 72.3 73.8 (2003) 3 1906 Ephrata 78.4 78.7 (1998) 3 1948 Lind 74.6 75.3 (1958) 3 1931 Pullman 69.6 71.1 (1998) 4 1940 Grand Coulee 75.7 76.7 (1998) 4 1934 Ritzville 73.2 74.6 (1961) 4 1899 Odessa 73.0 75.2 (1958) 5 1902

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