CULLOWHEE, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.8 53.0 62.1 70.3 76.9 82.2 84.5 83.7 78.7 70.5 60.9 51.8 68.6
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 60.2 62.4 68.9 75.5 84.6 85.5 89.3 88.6 82.5 78.1 67.3 60.1 71.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1962 1967 1967 1962 1988 1986 1983 1961 1963 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 35.3 46.2 53.5 63.4 73.3 78.5 79.3 79.7 75.7 64.0 54.1 42.9 66.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1983 1976 1974 1967 1967 1976 1988 1976 1989 1969
Mean Temperature (F) 36.8 40.0 48.1 55.5 63.0 69.3 72.7 72.1 66.9 56.6 47.7 39.9 55.7
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 49.3 48.1 53.9 59.2 68.6 72.5 76.0 75.8 70.3 63.3 57.5 47.0 58.8
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1989 1981 1962 1986 1986 1987 1970 1985 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 25.5 32.8 40.1 50.8 59.3 65.1 69.6 69.4 63.0 52.0 40.8 31.8 54.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1969 1983 1973 1972 1984 1967 1967 1988 1976 1963 1981
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 24.7 27.0 34.1 40.7 49.1 56.4 60.8 60.3 55.1 42.6 34.4 28.0 42.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 38.4 35.5 40.8 44.2 55.3 60.1 64.7 63.5 59.2 52.2 47.7 36.1 46.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1989 1981 1987 1989 1989 1987 1986 1985 1985 1972 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 15.7 17.5 26.7 36.5 44.5 50.9 57.0 57.7 48.1 35.3 27.2 20.0 40.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1969 1971 1984 1972 1983 1976 1984 1974 1967 1963 1963
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.32 4.64 5.43 3.75 4.55 4.44 4.56 4.11 3.62 3.36 3.84 4.45 51.07
Highest Precipitation (in.) 7.24 8.67 10.95 6.95 11.98 10.75 10.30 10.85 9.65 7.23 8.13 10.42 76.19
Year Highest Occurred 1982 1990 1975 1979 1976 1989 1971 1978 1989 1964 1979 1961 1989
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.60 0.68 1.24 0.35 1.22 0.44 1.27 0.75 0.25 0.00 1.46 0.40 36.29
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1978 1985 1976 1987 1986 1969 1973 1984 1963 1990 1965 1986
Heating Degree Days (F) 874. 700. 524. 285. 111. 9. 0. 0. 39. 273. 519. 778. 4112.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 0. 49. 138. 239. 220. 96. 12. 0. 0. 754.

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