OXFORD EXP STN, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 47.9 51.1 61.3 70.0 78.1 84.6 88.4 86.6 80.9 71.1 61.3 51.5 69.4
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 59.4 62.8 67.2 76.0 84.0 89.7 94.3 93.4 86.6 76.7 66.8 60.6 72.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1985 1962 1981 1986 1983 1970 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 37.0 42.7 56.0 64.5 73.5 80.3 84.4 83.3 76.6 64.5 55.3 41.5 67.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1961 1972 1974 1965 1967 1967 1988 1976 1989 1969
Mean Temperature (F) 37.8 40.4 49.4 57.7 66.3 73.5 77.5 76.2 69.9 59.1 50.0 41.3 58.3
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 49.4 49.2 54.0 61.4 71.5 78.4 81.4 80.8 74.3 66.1 56.9 50.1 61.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1985 1962 1981 1986 1988 1980 1984 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 27.8 32.7 44.0 53.3 63.0 69.6 74.6 73.6 65.9 53.4 43.2 32.6 56.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1969 1961 1967 1974 1962 1976 1967 1988 1976 1963 1966
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 27.5 29.7 37.5 45.3 54.4 62.4 66.6 65.7 58.8 47.1 38.6 31.0 47.1
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 39.3 37.9 43.5 47.9 58.9 67.1 70.2 69.5 63.3 57.1 46.9 39.8 50.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1962 1981 1987 1988 1980 1971 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 18.6 22.2 32.0 41.9 50.8 58.5 64.2 61.5 53.6 41.2 31.0 23.1 44.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1963 1969 1971 1963 1972 1962 1976 1976 1987 1976 1963 1963
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.51 3.66 4.03 2.96 4.03 3.63 4.60 4.49 3.36 3.33 3.20 3.33 44.13
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.24 7.07 9.14 7.13 6.88 8.68 16.44 11.47 9.72 8.24 11.65 7.00 60.04
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1979 1975 1978 1974 1989 1975 1986 1979 1971 1985 1983 1989
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.67 0.73 1.15 0.41 0.86 0.47 1.30 0.70 0.55 0.38 0.77 0.22 30.96
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1964 1986 1979 1983 1968 1963 1981 1965 1965
Heating Degree Days (F) 843. 689. 484. 225. 54. 0. 0. 0. 15. 216. 450. 735. 3711.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 6. 94. 258. 388. 347. 162. 33. 0. 0. 1288.

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