The Summer Solstice is Today - KTIV News 4 Sioux City IA: News, Weather and Sports

The Summer Solstice is Today


It's starting to feel like summer outside and Friday, June 21st is the Summer Solstice.

Here are some fun facts.

At noon, the sun is directly overhead at 23.5 degrees latitude at the Tropic of Cancer.

We have the longest amount of day light on the Summer Solstice.

In Sioux City, the maximum temperature for this day was 108 degrees set in 1988.

The minimum temperature was 41 degrees in 1902.

The sunrise was at 5:49 a.m. and the sunset will be at 9:06 p.m.

So how did you celebrate the Summer Solstice?

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