Dallas Weather in September
Hot weather continues into September at Dallas, Texas. This month is also slightly rainier and less sunny than previous ones.
This page gives detailed information on the typical September temperature, precipitation, sun, humidity, wind and storms for Dallas. The temperature, precipitation and wind speed numbers here are historical averages based on climate data gathered at the Dallas Love Field Airport, located a few miles from downtown Dallas. The rest of the measurements are averages from the nearby Dallas - Fort Worth International Airport.
|90 °F||September average high||32 °C|
|70 °F||September average low||21 °C|
|17 days||90 °F max. or more (32 °C)|
|14 days||70 °F min. or less (21 °C)|
Nearly every day in September warms to over 80 degrees Fahrenheit (27 degrees Celsius) in Dallas. The city averages one or two days this month when the thermometer reaches into the 100s °F (over 38 °C).
The thermometer dips to 60 °F (16 °C) or below on an average of 4 nights. Most years, September does not cool down to 50 °F (10 °C).
|3.1 in||total precipitation||79 mm|
|6 days||of rain|
Half the time, Dallas receives 1.2 to 3.7 inches (29 to 94 mm) of rainfall in September. One in four years has drier weather, while another one in four is wetter.
|13 days||clear skies|
The sun's rays reach the ground in Dallas during 67 percent of daylight hours on average in September, for a total of 249 hours in the month. Typically on 13 days this month the sky is mainly clear, with at most 30 percent cloud cover.
Sunlight in September at Dallas lasts for 12 hours and 21 minutes a day on average. The longest day of the month is the 1st with 12 hours and 50 minutes of daylight. By the end of the month, the days have shortened to 11:52 from sunrise to sunset. These durations can vary by a minute or two from year to year.
|67 %||September average humidity|
The relative humidity in Dallas during September usually peaks at 85 percent in the morning then drops to 48 percent by mid afternoon.
|Local Time||12 am||3 am||6 am||9 am||12 pm||3 pm||6 pm||9 pm|
|8.0 mph||September wind speed average||12.9 kph|
September is the least windy month for Dallas.
|2 days||rainfall of 0.5 inches (13 mm) or more|
|4 days||with thunderstorms in September|
|4 %||chance a named storm approaches|
There's a 4 percent probability that a named tropical storm will approach within 100 miles (165 km) of Dallas during September, and a 2 percent chance of a category 1 or 2 hurricane. Major hurricanes are unlikely here.
The weather data here are long-term averages provided by the US National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Temperature and precipitation are 1991-2020 normals while humidity and thunderstorms are 1961-1990 normals. The named storm probabilities come from the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, Hurricane Research Division.