Current Conditions

Knoxville, TN
85° F
Broken Clouds
Tue
92/72
Wed
91/73
Thu
92/69
Fri
89/66

Hazy, hot, humid Wednesday, spotty storms

Today's high in Knoxville was 92 degrees at 3:37 PM at McGhee Tyson Airport. Our low was 72 degrees at 12:38 PM.

*** This marks the 27th time in 2015 to hit 90 degrees or higher in Knoxville. This surpasses all of 2014's 90 degree days, which totaled 15 days. Normal or average number of 90 degree days in Knoxville per year is 31.4 days ***

Airport rain today: 0.01 inches

6.49 inches of rain for July so far...

29.26 inches of rain since January 1, 2015...0.65 inches BELOW NORMAL for the year.

Peak wind gust today: 19 mph


Tonight, Few storms, 30% chance of rain, patchy fog late, sunrises at 6:40 AM.

Look for a low of 72 degrees.

Winds: VRB 0-5 mph


The normal or average high for this time of year is 88 degrees.
The normal or average low for this time of year is 69 degrees.



Knoxville on Wednesday (Partly cloudy, hazy, hot, humid, 20% chance of rain in the afternoon, highs 88 to 91 degrees)

5 AM 73 degrees......Partly cloudy, patchy fog

8 AM 76 degrees......Partly cloudy

Noon 87 degrees......Partly cloudy, 20% chance of showers & storms, VRB 0-5 mph

5 PM 91 degrees......Partly cloudy, hot & humid, 20% chance of showers & storms

Sunsets 8:43 PM


Wednesday night: Partly cloudy, pop-Up storms, 40% chance, low of 73 degrees

Thursday: Partly cloudy, Hazy, hot, humid, few storms, 40% chance, high of 92 degrees

Friday: Mostly sunny, hazy, high of 89 degrees


Knoxville on Wednesday (Partly cloudy, hazy, hot, humid, 20% chance of rain in the afternoon, highs 88 to 91 degrees)

Knoxville 91 degrees

Maryville 91 degrees

Mascot 89 degrees

Luttrell 88 degrees

Farragut 91 degrees

Oak Ridge 91 degrees

Dandridge 90 degrees

Oneida 87 degrees

Crossville 87 degrees

LaFollette 90 degrees

Wartburg 89 degrees

Tazewell 88 degrees

Sneedville 88 degrees

Morristown 90 degrees

Rutledge 91 degrees

Newport 87 degrees

Kingston 89 degrees

Madisonville 90 degrees

Sevierville 87 degrees

Gatlinburg 82 degrees


David Aldrich

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Knoxville, TN

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