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Published October 02, 2009, 08:48 AM

Grand Forks sets September warmth record

September breaks a over 100 year old record for average daily temperatures.

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - The month that just ended was the

warmest on record in Grand Forks.

National Weather Service data show that the average daily

temperature at the University of North Dakota reporting site was

64.2 degrees. That was 1.6 degrees higher than the previous record

of 62.6 degrees set in 1906.

The weather records for UND's reporting site go back to 1885.