PICKENS 5 SE, SOUTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 51.3 55.8 64.7 73.1 79.6 85.5 88.2 87.2 81.8 73.0 63.2 53.8 71.4
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 61.8 65.7 70.9 77.9 86.5 90.4 95.1 94.5 87.1 78.4 68.2 62.7 73.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1974 1981 1962 1981 1980 1980 1970 1984 1964 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 41.5 50.7 58.9 67.7 75.6 81.5 83.4 83.6 77.4 67.6 57.9 45.8 69.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1962 1961 1976 1965 1984 1985 1967 1988 1972 1989 1966
Mean Temperature (F) 41.3 44.8 52.9 60.9 68.0 74.5 77.6 76.8 71.6 61.8 52.7 44.1 60.6
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 52.5 52.9 58.0 65.1 74.1 78.9 82.3 81.0 75.8 68.5 60.0 52.8 62.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1974 1981 1962 1981 1986 1980 1970 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 31.6 38.8 47.1 55.7 64.7 70.2 74.8 74.5 67.4 56.5 46.7 37.2 59.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1961 1976 1974 1979 1967 1967 1976 1976 1989 1966
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 31.2 33.7 41.1 48.7 56.5 63.4 66.8 66.3 61.4 50.6 42.3 34.5 49.7
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 43.1 42.0 46.4 52.4 61.7 67.4 70.5 68.8 64.7 58.5 52.0 42.8 52.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1976 1967 1962 1981 1986 1988 1980 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 21.7 26.8 34.8 43.7 53.0 57.9 63.7 64.4 57.4 44.8 35.3 27.5 48.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1961 1973 1974 1976 1979 1967 1987 1976 1963 1976
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.27 4.98 6.02 4.33 4.75 4.71 4.89 4.37 3.61 4.50 4.42 4.89 56.74
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.39 9.68 13.27 12.75 10.20 11.27 9.37 9.19 7.99 8.24 9.28 11.04 78.46
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1961 1980 1964 1976 1972 1989 1964 1975 1990 1968 1961 1964
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.58 0.38 0.86 0.79 0.85 0.41 0.37 0.47 0.12 0.17 1.55 0.69 33.40
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1988 1990 1980 1981 1984 1963 1981 1980 1981
Heating Degree Days (F) 735. 566. 382. 149. 36. 0. 0. 0. 6. 145. 373. 648. 3040.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 7. 26. 129. 285. 391. 366. 204. 46. 0. 0. 1454.

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