MOREHEAD CITY 2 WNW, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 54.7 56.8 63.4 70.7 77.8 83.6 86.8 86.7 83.3 75.6 67.5 59.1 72.2
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 64.7 64.4 69.2 74.6 81.0 88.0 91.4 88.9 86.1 80.5 75.2 65.8 76.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1990 1985 1965 1981 1986 1983 1980 1990 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 46.1 47.4 58.0 66.4 73.5 79.0 84.0 83.5 78.9 71.3 60.0 49.1 70.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1961 1967 1967 1967 1967 1967 1976 1976 1989 1967
Mean Temperature (F) 44.9 46.6 53.4 60.8 69.0 76.0 79.5 79.3 74.9 65.8 57.1 48.9 63.0
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 56.6 55.3 58.5 64.0 72.7 80.5 83.5 81.5 78.1 71.9 66.8 55.9 66.3
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1990 1981 1965 1981 1986 1978 1961 1985 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 35.3 37.3 46.9 57.5 65.0 71.7 77.0 76.8 68.7 61.0 49.3 38.9 60.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1983 1967 1967 1967 1976 1967 1988 1976 1989 1967
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 35.0 36.4 43.3 50.9 60.2 68.3 72.1 71.8 66.5 56.0 46.7 38.6 53.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 48.5 46.2 48.8 55.4 64.3 72.9 75.5 74.3 70.6 64.0 58.3 47.4 56.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1961 1981 1965 1981 1986 1961 1961 1985 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 24.4 26.7 35.8 46.8 56.5 64.0 70.0 69.2 58.5 49.8 37.2 28.6 50.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1969 1971 1967 1972 1974 1976 1967 1988 1967 1989 1967
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.64 4.15 4.03 2.93 4.58 4.41 6.75 6.18 5.30 3.90 3.72 4.16 54.75
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.55 10.61 10.02 5.95 10.53 10.24 10.76 14.73 15.06 11.55 10.64 11.48 72.49
Year Highest Occurred 1979 1983 1983 1989 1981 1966 1966 1986 1984 1985 1985 1973 1989
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 1.40 1.32 0.32 0.33 1.10 0.28 1.74 1.21 0.31 0.17 0.89 1.13 38.72
Year Lowest Occurred 1965 1968 1967 1986 1987 1990 1973 1963 1978 1961 1964 1985 1965
Heating Degree Days (F) 623. 515. 366. 138. 13. 0. 0. 0. 0. 82. 263. 506. 2506.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 6. 12. 137. 330. 450. 443. 297. 107. 26. 7. 1815.

Southeast Regional Climate Center, sercc@climate.ncsu.edu