The pressure in Madison, United States is predicted to drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1013.9 hPa today, which is considered normal.
Weather prediction: Expect wet, unsettled weather and a strong breeze
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Madison is 10 hPa, with a low of 1010.7 hPa and a high of 1020.7 hPa. The daily average here is higher than in most cities around the world.
The barometric pressure in Madison, United States, varies throughout the seasons. During the summer, it tends to be lower, which results in warm and humid conditions. In contrast, the winter sees higher barometric pressure leading to colder temperatures and often snowy weather.
The landscape around Madison influences the atmospheric pressure in the area. Located between two large lakes, Lake Mendota and Lake Monona, the city experiences the "lake effect." This effect occurs when the lakes' temperatures interact with the air, causing changes in the barometric pressure. The lakes can enhance or modify weather patterns, creating local variations in conditions particularly during the colder months.