PISGAH FOREST 1 N, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 47.1 50.5 58.9 67.7 74.5 80.5 83.1 82.3 76.9 68.8 59.9 50.6 66.7
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 59.8 60.3 63.9 73.5 81.6 84.7 87.8 86.5 82.0 74.5 66.2 59.8 69.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1974 1981 1962 1981 1986 1980 1970 1963 1990 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 36.7 43.9 51.5 60.9 70.4 76.7 78.6 78.5 73.4 63.9 53.7 42.2 65.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1983 1976 1965 1967 1967 1967 1988 1976 1989 1966
Mean Temperature (F) 34.6 37.2 44.9 53.2 60.9 67.8 71.2 70.5 64.9 54.5 45.8 38.0 53.6
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 48.5 45.2 49.9 58.2 66.7 71.7 74.5 72.8 69.8 61.2 56.0 45.5 56.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1974 1981 1962 1981 1986 1983 1970 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 24.2 30.5 38.0 48.6 57.3 64.3 67.7 67.8 60.0 47.4 39.8 29.9 51.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1969 1983 1988 1972 1967 1967 1967 1987 1976 1963 1988
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 22.1 23.8 30.9 38.6 47.2 55.1 59.3 58.6 52.9 40.1 31.7 25.3 40.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 37.2 32.5 37.5 42.8 51.8 58.6 63.1 61.6 58.0 49.6 46.6 32.9 43.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1986 1990 1981 1975 1981 1989 1978 1971 1984 1985 1972 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 11.6 15.1 24.4 35.5 40.6 48.3 55.2 55.5 46.6 29.2 25.6 16.5 37.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1968 1969 1976 1988 1988 1988 1969 1967 1987 1967 1963 1988
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.32 5.31 6.49 4.67 5.98 5.31 5.96 6.29 5.08 5.20 5.30 5.43 66.34
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.97 10.23 12.44 9.99 14.03 15.08 11.46 18.76 14.14 13.23 9.59 12.63 90.63
Year Highest Occurred 1979 1990 1980 1964 1975 1989 1964 1961 1977 1970 1985 1961 1964
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.60 0.40 1.28 0.63 1.71 0.34 1.70 0.71 0.23 0.07 2.45 0.54 40.32
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1986 1988 1990 1983 1981 1984 1963 1990 1965 1981
Heating Degree Days (F) 942. 778. 623. 354. 155. 21. 0. 0. 75. 336. 576. 837. 4697.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 0. 28. 105. 196. 172. 72. 10. 0. 0. 583.

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