Latest Rainfall Puts Springfield Over all of 2012

By KOLR10 News

Published 07/30 2013 06:26AM

Updated 07/30 2013 06:28AM

As of 6:30 am
As of 6:30 am/KOLR10 Weather Lab
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Rainfall in recent weeks, including 2.60 inches of rain overnight, has put Springfield's rainfall total over all of last years.

The National Weather Service in Springfield says as of 4:00 am today, July 30, 2013, Springfield has received 32.15 inches of rain so far in 2013. 

In 2012...30.94 inches of rain fell at the Springfield-Branson National Airport for the entire year.

This was nearly 15 inches below normal, making 2012 the 10th driest year on record for Springfield.

(National Weather Service, Springfield, MO)

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