CANTON, MISSISSIPPI

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 54.3 59.1 67.9 76.5 83.4 90.2 92.8 92.3 87.5 78.4 68.2 58.7 75.8
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 62.5 70.1 74.4 82.6 88.6 94.6 96.9 96.7 95.1 87.3 74.4 68.3 77.9
Year Highest Occurred 1989 1962 1963 1981 1962 1977 1962 1962 1980 1963 1965 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 44.8 49.7 59.6 70.3 77.9 85.8 88.3 87.6 81.1 72.5 59.7 50.1 73.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1983 1976 1961 1967 1967 1967 1976 1972 1963 1979
Mean Temperature (F) 43.1 47.0 55.6 64.0 71.4 78.3 81.0 80.2 75.0 63.9 55.0 46.7 63.4
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 51.6 56.3 61.0 69.7 75.2 81.3 84.1 83.1 79.9 69.7 61.8 57.0 65.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1962 1985 1981 1987 1977 1980 1987 1980 1971 1985 1984 1986
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 34.0 38.1 47.7 58.4 66.4 74.9 77.6 76.9 69.8 57.7 45.7 38.1 61.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1983 1976 1974 1967 1967 1967 1976 1976 1989 1983
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 31.7 34.8 43.4 51.4 59.4 66.4 69.3 68.0 62.4 49.4 41.8 34.7 51.1
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 41.9 42.5 49.4 56.8 64.2 69.9 71.7 71.9 67.1 57.7 52.1 46.2 53.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1985 1981 1987 1986 1986 1987 1977 1985 1985 1971 1986
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 23.1 26.4 35.8 45.7 54.5 62.7 66.8 65.0 56.4 41.2 31.2 25.9 48.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1987 1988 1974 1967 1969 1984 1987 1976 1989 1976
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.50 4.77 5.98 5.48 5.45 3.21 4.03 3.35 2.97 3.32 4.79 6.26 55.11
Highest Precipitation (in.) 16.79 11.33 16.41 15.56 14.52 8.70 9.43 10.57 6.83 10.14 10.36 17.95 80.06
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1983 1976 1979 1975 1987 1971 1975 1979 1984 1977 1982 1979
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.71 1.80 0.64 0.39 0.69 0.78 0.96 0.05 0.49 0.00 0.95 1.08 35.79
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1986 1966 1965 1963 1988 1983 1981 1984 1963 1965 1980 1965
Heating Degree Days (F) 679. 504. 311. 101. 11. 0. 0. 0. 7. 119. 318. 573. 2623.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 20. 71. 210. 399. 496. 471. 307. 85. 18. 6. 2083.

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