April 25, 2012 marked the 3rd day this April that temperatures reached or exceeded 90 F in Lincoln, Nebraska.
This has been an unusually warm year so far with some days having temperatures more typical of Summer in Lincoln, NE.
March 2012 was the warmest March on record (data 1887-2012).March 2012 in Lincoln, NE had a high temperature of 91 F, which tied the record for warmest ever observed temperature in the month of March.
There have only been 4 other years that the temperatures reached 90F or higher in Lincoln (1895, 1907, & 1910) and all with only 1 day reaching this mark.
April 2012 in Lincoln has seen 3 days with temperatures reaching or exceeding 90 F.Only two other Aprils have seen 3 or more days of 90 degree weather (1987 with 3 days and 1989 with 6 days)
March - April 2012:
The March-April 2012 total of 4 days with temperatures reaching or exceeding 90 F in Lincoln is only exceeded by the total March-April 1989 total of 6 days.
Keep track of the "heat wave" temperatures in Lincoln during the year at this link: