Weather station data

The new Rice Creek Field Station weather station was established in late September of 2015.

Rice Creek weather station data analysis app can be used to look for trends in the data beginning with October 2015.  If the left and right arrows are not visible in the date box, then click on the month and year for the drop boxes to select the date range.

Return to the main page for the Rice Creek Field Station weather station .

Real time/current weather at the station is now available.

These data files are links to text files that will open here.  They open here best when using Internet Explorer as your browser.  For other browsers, if you save a file and open it in Notepad or WordPad, then the table's format will be easier to read. 

Times are listed as Eastern Standard Time.

The rain gauge is not heated, so rain values in winter are suspect.


July 2018

June 2018

May 2018

April 2018

March 2018

February 2018

January 2018


December 2017

November 2017

October 2017

September 2017

August 2017

July 2017

June 2017

May 2017

April 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017


December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

January to July 2016 rain data is not valid or reliable.  

July 2016

June 2016

May 2016

April 2016

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016


DECEMBER 1-21 2015    DECEMBER 15-30 2015  
All data is missing from December 31.

Soil Moisture and Water Temperature sensors began recording on December 17, at approximately 5:45 pm.



Some previous weather data from Fall 2005 to Winter 2009 has been archived by Dr. Al Stamm from the Meteorology Program. You can find that data at Past Weather at Rice Creek.

You can compare Rice Creek data to climate data on this graph for Oswego eastside nearer to Lake Ontario, Longitude: -76.4934, Latitude: 43.4622.  The graph shows the average weather from that location based on 1981 to 2010 normals.

More summary information from Oswego east can be found at the Weather Warehouse .