HIGHLANDS 2 S, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 41.8 45.1 53.1 61.6 68.7 74.0 76.7 75.5 69.9 61.4 53.0 44.5 60.4
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 53.3 54.1 58.4 67.3 75.9 79.2 81.6 80.6 73.9 66.3 58.9 52.8 62.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1967 1981 1962 1981 1980 1980 1978 1984 1964 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 29.0 38.4 46.1 55.6 64.5 70.0 71.9 71.8 65.4 55.8 48.1 34.9 59.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1980 1969 1973 1972 1974 1967 1967 1967 1976 1976 1989 1966
Mean Temperature (F) 32.3 35.0 42.7 50.9 58.8 64.6 67.9 67.1 61.6 51.5 43.4 35.5 50.9
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 45.6 42.5 48.4 55.9 65.3 68.0 70.9 70.4 65.4 57.3 51.2 45.0 52.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1974 1967 1962 1981 1977 1979 1970 1971 1985 1971 1974
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 21.1 25.7 36.1 45.1 54.7 62.1 64.2 64.9 58.1 45.3 38.0 26.7 48.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1980 1969 1983 1989 1974 1979 1985 1967 1987 1976 1989 1988
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 22.7 24.9 32.2 40.2 48.8 55.2 59.1 58.6 53.3 41.7 33.7 26.5 41.4
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 37.9 33.2 39.7 46.1 54.6 59.0 62.1 61.9 59.2 50.4 43.7 37.2 44.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1961 1973 1967 1962 1964 1977 1979 1973 1971 1985 1971 1973
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 13.2 13.0 24.9 34.0 42.2 49.6 54.8 55.2 47.0 30.5 27.9 18.5 37.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1980 1981 1987 1988 1988 1979 1980 1984 1987 1984 1989 1988
Mean Precipitation (in.) 6.41 6.67 8.22 6.16 7.63 7.27 6.64 6.91 6.80 6.25 7.13 7.44 83.53
Highest Precipitation (in.) 11.38 15.68 16.56 13.86 24.08 17.28 21.48 15.66 17.27 13.48 17.71 17.16 126.08
Year Highest Occurred 1979 1990 1980 1983 1976 1989 1979 1969 1979 1964 1979 1982 1979
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.81 1.10 1.91 0.17 1.68 0.76 1.97 1.78 0.46 0.06 2.91 0.40 62.14
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1964 1990 1980 1981 1984 1963 1965 1980 1968
Heating Degree Days (F) 1014. 840. 691. 423. 208. 55. 17. 17. 122. 419. 648. 915. 5369.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 0. 15. 43. 107. 82. 20. 0. 0. 0. 267.

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