BURLINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.0 51.9 61.5 71.4 78.6 85.7 88.9 87.8 81.4 71.6 62.4 52.1 70.1
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 57.9 63.2 67.8 76.9 85.2 89.9 94.4 93.2 86.4 77.2 68.6 62.2 74.0
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1976 1986 1965 1986 1977 1983 1970 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 38.5 43.8 54.6 62.7 74.0 81.7 86.0 83.1 76.5 66.2 56.7 43.4 67.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1962 1961 1972 1979 1969 1969 1986 1976 1976 1963 1969
Mean Temperature (F) 37.5 40.6 49.5 58.6 66.8 74.6 78.2 77.0 70.4 59.3 50.4 41.3 58.7
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 48.0 49.7 55.3 62.4 73.3 78.5 81.4 80.8 75.6 64.8 56.9 49.3 60.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1973 1967 1965 1981 1987 1983 1970 1971 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 28.5 33.5 45.1 51.9 63.2 71.3 75.0 74.2 66.3 52.5 44.4 31.8 57.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1969 1961 1989 1979 1985 1989 1967 1987 1976 1989 1988
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 27.0 29.2 37.4 45.7 55.0 63.4 67.3 66.2 59.3 47.0 38.4 30.4 47.2
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 38.3 36.1 45.3 49.4 61.3 67.0 70.6 69.3 64.8 57.2 45.2 39.2 49.3
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1973 1970 1965 1981 1986 1980 1980 1971 1985 1971 1971
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 18.4 22.8 31.8 41.0 49.0 60.4 62.6 62.5 53.6 36.8 32.1 19.5 44.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1981 1961 1989 1988 1985 1989 1981 1987 1976 1989 1988
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.50 3.63 3.88 3.12 4.33 4.26 4.60 4.27 3.58 3.26 3.07 3.46 44.96
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.43 6.85 8.29 7.59 8.75 10.16 11.56 10.19 8.61 8.74 8.86 6.95 54.96
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1984 1975 1983 1974 1982 1965 1985 1975 1971 1985 1983 1978
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.96 0.67 1.30 0.47 0.88 0.89 0.79 1.55 0.07 0.39 0.45 0.34 33.28
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1968 1966 1976 1964 1990 1983 1982 1985 1963 1981 1965 1976
Heating Degree Days (F) 853. 683. 481. 208. 57. 0. 0. 0. 17. 208. 438. 735. 3680.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 16. 113. 288. 409. 372. 179. 31. 0. 0. 1408.

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