BIG MEADOWS 2, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 33.7 36.1 45.0 54.8 64.0 71.5 74.7 73.5 67.4 57.5 47.6 37.8 55.3
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 44.4 46.7 52.0 61.3 69.3 74.8 79.7 78.5 72.7 65.3 54.1 47.9 58.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1977 1977 1965 1989 1987 1988 1970 1963 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 24.0 27.2 37.5 45.8 57.9 67.0 70.4 70.9 61.8 51.1 40.1 26.6 51.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1970 1961 1967 1972 1967 1981 1967 1976 1969 1989 1969
Mean Temperature (F) 24.8 26.8 35.5 45.0 54.5 62.0 65.5 64.5 58.3 48.1 38.8 29.1 46.1
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 36.1 35.6 42.4 50.2 60.6 65.3 68.6 67.6 63.2 55.5 47.0 39.5 48.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1985 1965 1973 1977 1978 1970 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 15.0 18.6 29.1 38.6 48.9 58.2 62.2 60.7 53.7 40.5 32.3 16.9 44.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1961 1967 1972 1976 1976 1967 1988 1967 1989 1969
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 15.8 17.6 26.1 35.1 44.9 52.5 56.2 55.4 49.2 38.6 30.0 20.4 36.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 27.7 25.0 34.5 39.7 51.8 57.1 59.0 60.0 54.6 47.8 39.9 31.0 39.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1984 1973 1985 1965 1973 1969 1978 1971 1971 1985 1984 1973
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 5.9 9.1 20.6 30.1 39.8 47.4 51.8 49.1 42.1 27.5 23.2 7.1 32.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1963 1969 1988 1967 1988 1976 1976 1988 1988 1976 1989 1988
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.26 3.44 3.87 3.84 4.77 4.41 4.50 4.34 4.81 5.24 5.20 3.50 51.18
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.93 11.45 9.09 11.48 11.60 18.03 11.34 8.75 17.09 15.07 21.33 7.86 74.04
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1984 1975 1987 1971 1972 1981 1967 1979 1972 1985 1986 1979
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.29 0.52 1.05 0.90 1.18 1.01 0.74 1.27 0.69 0.04 0.83 0.51 33.71
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1981 1967 1963 1980 1983 1962 1978 1963 1981 1965 1965
Heating Degree Days (F) 1246. 1070. 915. 600. 333. 109. 44. 66. 214. 524. 786. 1113. 7020.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 0. 8. 19. 59. 51. 13. 0. 0. 0. 150.

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