VALLEY HEAD, ALABAMA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.0 52.9 61.5 70.0 77.2 84.1 87.7 87.0 81.5 71.9 61.3 51.5 69.6
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 57.1 61.7 67.6 74.9 82.6 89.0 93.2 93.4 89.0 78.3 68.1 60.2 93.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1981 1987 1988 1980 1983 1998 1998 1978 1984 1983
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 35.8 44.9 54.7 63.4 72.6 78.1 82.7 82.6 76.7 66.6 53.8 42.5 35.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1976 1997 1979 1992 1975 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 37.2 40.6 48.4 55.9 64.4 72.2 76.2 75.3 69.3 57.9 48.5 40.1 57.2
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 47.7 47.5 54.8 61.0 70.3 75.4 79.4 78.9 74.6 64.2 57.4 49.2 79.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1987 1998 1993 1995 1998 1984 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 25.6 32.6 42.4 50.1 60.0 68.1 73.5 72.4 65.4 50.4 39.9 30.9 25.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1981 1974 1976 1992 1981 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 26.3 28.2 35.3 41.8 51.5 60.2 64.7 63.5 57.1 43.8 35.6 28.7 44.7
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 38.3 35.3 44.4 48.0 59.0 63.6 68.3 68.5 61.3 52.0 47.9 38.8 68.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1999 1991 1994 1998 1995 1986 1985 1985 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 15.4 20.1 29.1 36.8 45.0 56.0 62.2 60.5 50.8 32.3 25.9 19.2 15.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1977 1981 1983 1988 1988 1987 1973 1981 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 6.06 5.62 6.57 4.73 4.70 4.33 5.18 3.49 4.27 3.29 5.00 5.12 58.36
Highest Precipitation (in.) 10.42 14.73 15.87 10.08 8.63 9.19 11.74 6.68 9.77 9.91 9.76 10.05 15.87
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1980 1979 1978 1976 1976 1981 1977 1995 1983 1982 1980
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 1.70 0.74 1.91 1.10 1.08 0.54 0.94 0.58 0.77 0.10 1.19 1.20 0.10
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1992 1988 1987 1983 1984 1991 1971 1980 1991
Heating Degree Days (F) 865. 684. 517. 283. 109. 6. 0. 0. 34. 253. 499. 772. 4022.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 2. 10. 89. 219. 346. 319. 163. 32. 2. 0. 1182.

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