ASHLAND 1 SW, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 45.3 48.9 59.5 69.7 77.0 83.8 87.3 86.1 80.2 69.4 60.0 49.1 68.0
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.4 61.4 65.7 76.6 83.7 87.3 91.8 91.0 85.5 75.9 65.5 58.4 70.9
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1968 1985 1965 1986 1983 1983 1970 1984 1964 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 34.0 37.0 53.5 64.2 72.5 78.9 82.9 82.3 75.6 62.5 53.6 38.5 66.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1984 1961 1967 1974 1975 1989 1975 1976 1976 1989 1978
Mean Temperature (F) 34.6 37.8 47.0 56.3 64.7 72.4 76.4 75.3 68.9 57.3 48.1 38.6 56.5
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 44.8 48.2 52.2 61.3 69.6 75.6 79.9 79.1 73.6 64.6 55.3 47.3 59.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1968 1985 1965 1981 1987 1988 1980 1984 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 24.2 27.1 42.2 52.1 59.1 68.8 72.2 72.8 64.8 52.5 41.4 28.4 54.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1969 1961 1967 1972 1962 1982 1967 1988 1976 1989 1967
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 23.8 26.6 34.6 42.8 52.4 60.9 65.3 64.5 57.4 45.2 36.1 28.1 44.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 35.0 35.0 41.1 46.6 55.9 65.7 68.3 68.6 62.3 56.6 46.0 36.2 47.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1973 1981 1962 1973 1987 1988 1977 1971 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 14.3 17.1 28.4 37.9 45.7 57.2 61.5 61.1 51.4 38.6 28.5 18.2 41.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1969 1971 1967 1967 1962 1982 1967 1987 1967 1989 1967
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.36 3.11 3.78 2.97 3.97 3.53 3.89 4.18 3.61 3.28 3.23 3.31 42.22
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.82 6.94 9.36 5.95 8.36 8.67 7.69 9.54 10.54 7.46 7.71 6.84 58.75
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1979 1984 1987 1990 1972 1975 1985 1979 1976 1985 1973 1979
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.88 0.51 1.53 0.54 0.66 0.35 0.20 1.20 0.59 0.26 0.62 0.37 28.93
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1985 1964 1980 1983 1975 1986 1962 1965 1965 1970
Heating Degree Days (F) 942. 762. 558. 266. 79. 0. 0. 0. 27. 261. 507. 818. 4220.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 5. 69. 225. 353. 319. 144. 22. 0. 0. 1137.

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