ASHEVILLE WSO AP, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 46.5 50.0 59.2 67.8 75.0 80.4 83.0 82.1 76.9 68.3 59.3 50.3 66.6
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 58.9 60.3 64.8 73.8 82.3 84.9 89.1 89.0 82.9 74.1 64.9 59.5 69.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1967 1981 1962 1981 1986 1983 1970 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 35.0 43.3 52.7 61.6 70.4 75.7 77.0 77.1 72.7 61.4 53.0 41.8 63.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1965 1961 1976 1965 1967 1967 1967 1988 1976 1989 1966
Mean Temperature (F) 35.7 38.7 47.4 55.2 63.0 69.4 72.8 72.0 66.2 55.9 47.5 39.5 55.3
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 48.2 45.5 53.1 60.1 69.1 74.3 77.5 76.5 70.7 62.7 56.0 47.7 58.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1962 1981 1980 1983 1970 1984 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 24.8 32.4 41.7 49.8 59.5 65.4 68.0 67.8 60.2 50.4 41.2 31.7 52.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1969 1961 1976 1966 1967 1967 1967 1988 1976 1963 1966
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 24.8 27.4 35.4 42.6 50.9 58.3 62.7 61.9 55.5 43.5 35.7 28.6 43.9
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 37.5 34.1 43.6 46.3 55.9 63.6 66.9 64.7 60.0 51.9 47.1 36.8 46.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1962 1981 1980 1988 1971 1971 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 14.5 21.5 30.0 37.9 46.2 52.8 59.0 58.4 47.7 35.8 29.4 21.2 41.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1969 1961 1984 1966 1967 1967 1967 1987 1976 1963 1966
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.25 3.91 4.63 3.36 4.43 4.23 4.52 4.69 3.87 3.59 3.59 3.52 47.59
Highest Precipitation (in.) 7.47 8.07 9.86 7.26 8.83 10.73 9.92 14.09 9.12 9.15 7.76 8.48 64.91
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1990 1975 1979 1973 1989 1982 1961 1977 1964 1979 1973 1973
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.45 0.44 0.77 0.25 0.98 0.90 0.46 0.52 0.16 0.03 1.19 0.16 26.58
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1964 1990 1986 1981 1984 1963 1981 1965 1988
Heating Degree Days (F) 908. 736. 546. 298. 117. 18. 5. 5. 64. 295. 525. 791. 4308.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 0. 55. 150. 247. 222. 100. 13. 0. 0. 787.

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