Folks taking a long holiday weekend should also be able to take in plenty of sunshine.
The forecast calls for lots of sun in the next few days, though there is a chance of thunderstorms on Saturday and Sunday. Here's a look at what Aberdeen area residents can expect:
Thursday: Sunny with a high of 91
Friday: Sunny with a high of 91.
Saturday: Partly sunny with a high of 89, a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms.
Sunday: Mostly sunny with a high of 86, a 30 percent chance of thunderstorms.
That average high temperature for Independence Day in Aberdeen is 82, according to the National Weather Service. The record high, set in 1988, is 105. The record low was 40 in 1967.
With the exception of last year, recent July Fourths have featured highs in the 80's in Aberdeen, according to the weather service.
2012: Hiigh of 97, mostly sunny and breezy.
2011: High of 88, 1.21 inches of rain resulting from evening thunderstorms.
2010: High of 83, partly cloudy with morning rain.
2009: High of 82, partly to mostly cloudy.
2008: High of 83, sunny and windy.