PHILPOTT DAM 2, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1961-1990 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 45.0 48.5 58.4 67.8 75.8 82.8 86.3 85.2 79.2 69.6 59.8 49.1 67.3
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.0 59.1 66.0 74.5 82.9 86.5 91.1 89.8 85.6 75.4 68.0 59.6 71.0
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1990 1963 1976 1965 1986 1977 1983 1970 1963 1990 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 34.8 38.4 53.4 56.5 68.3 78.8 83.0 81.8 74.0 63.7 53.5 40.5 65.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1965 1961 1961 1979 1962 1986 1975 1976 1976 1989 1961
Mean Temperature (F) 34.3 37.0 45.7 54.6 63.2 70.8 74.9 73.9 67.6 56.6 47.8 38.4 55.4
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 43.8 45.4 51.3 58.7 69.9 74.2 78.0 77.1 72.5 64.2 55.6 46.5 59.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1990 1986 1965 1981 1986 1988 1970 1984 1985 1984 1990
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 26.4 29.1 41.1 47.8 57.9 66.7 72.4 71.3 63.5 50.9 43.0 30.7 54.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1969 1961 1961 1972 1962 1981 1967 1988 1976 1989 1978
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 23.7 25.3 32.9 41.3 50.4 58.8 63.4 62.5 55.9 43.6 35.8 27.6 43.4
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 32.8 31.7 39.4 44.0 56.9 62.4 67.1 65.4 60.2 53.6 45.6 35.1 47.3
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1990 1986 1965 1989 1989 1990 1961 1984 1985 1971 1990
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 17.9 19.3 28.4 37.5 46.2 53.5 61.3 59.6 49.5 36.5 31.6 20.9 41.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1963 1969 1971 1973 1972 1972 1981 1967 1987 1969 1989 1988
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.32 3.40 4.14 3.77 4.75 4.06 5.01 4.64 4.31 4.42 3.46 3.29 48.57
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.02 5.86 10.71 10.78 10.00 10.72 11.86 11.22 14.83 14.16 9.28 7.22 65.19
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1979 1975 1987 1972 1972 1989 1985 1987 1990 1985 1973 1972
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.34 0.30 1.15 0.66 1.93 0.35 1.33 1.35 0.14 0.29 0.77 0.20 33.41
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1968 1985 1986 1964 1986 1982 1983 1985 1963 1981 1980 1981
Heating Degree Days (F) 952. 784. 598. 317. 123. 7. 0. 0. 39. 280. 516. 825. 4441.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 5. 67. 181. 307. 276. 117. 19. 0. 0. 972.

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