LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 49.4 53.8 64.0 73.4 80.7 86.8 90.0 88.7 82.8 73.0 62.8 52.8 71.5
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 60.4 65.5 69.5 78.8 89.7 89.9 96.2 92.8 88.1 78.1 67.8 62.1 73.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1976 1962 1964 1977 1975 1970 1984 1964 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 38.6 46.3 58.6 66.4 76.1 81.7 85.2 84.5 78.8 65.4 57.7 44.7 69.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1980 1983 1989 1979 1979 1986 1988 1988 1976 1989 1979
Mean Temperature (F) 38.9 42.3 51.3 59.9 68.0 75.0 78.6 77.4 71.2 60.3 51.0 42.2 59.7
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 50.8 52.2 57.7 64.7 75.6 78.4 83.0 81.2 76.2 66.8 57.3 51.8 62.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1977 1962 1964 1977 1975 1970 1984 1985 1971 1975
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 29.5 34.7 45.9 54.3 63.7 70.1 74.5 73.8 66.6 53.3 45.6 33.9 56.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1981 1983 1989 1979 1979 1981 1984 1988 1976 1989 1981
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 28.2 30.7 38.6 46.4 55.2 63.1 67.1 66.1 59.6 47.6 39.2 31.6 47.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 41.1 38.9 45.8 51.5 61.5 66.9 70.0 69.6 64.2 56.8 47.1 42.1 50.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1967 1965 1964 1969 1975 1970 1971 1985 1971 1975
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 19.8 23.0 31.0 41.1 49.8 58.5 63.8 62.3 53.1 38.7 32.7 23.1 43.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1981 1982 1981 1979 1979 1981 1984 1987 1984 1989 1981
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.75 3.89 4.18 3.21 4.05 4.33 4.02 3.85 3.36 3.63 3.39 3.68 45.34
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.71 7.36 9.22 8.94 9.07 9.06 11.28 10.20 8.48 14.00 9.66 7.19 57.47
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1984 1975 1987 1990 1962 1975 1970 1975 1990 1985 1967 1989
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.67 0.48 1.13 0.36 0.74 0.81 0.71 0.69 0.09 0.24 0.49 0.50 29.59
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1987 1967 1990 1980 1961 1963 1981 1965 1986
Heating Degree Days (F) 809. 636. 430. 182. 52. 0. 0. 0. 14. 197. 420. 707. 3447.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 6. 29. 145. 300. 422. 384. 200. 51. 0. 0. 1537.

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