BRADENTON 5 ESE, FLORIDA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 72.3 73.5 77.5 81.8 87.3 90.3 91.3 91.2 89.8 85.1 79.6 74.1 82.8
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 80.1 80.1 84.4 86.4 91.4 94.6 94.3 94.1 91.4 89.4 85.8 79.6 94.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1997 1997 1999 1995 1998 1998 1998 1991 1985 1986 1998 1998
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 63.6 64.3 72.6 76.2 84.0 86.9 88.3 88.4 87.6 81.5 75.5 69.2 63.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1983 1987 1972 1972 1974 1971 1999 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 61.6 63.0 67.2 70.7 76.4 80.6 81.9 82.1 80.8 75.0 69.2 63.5 72.7
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 70.4 69.1 73.2 74.5 80.8 84.0 84.3 83.9 82.0 79.1 76.7 68.8 84.3
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1994 1995 1998 1998 1995 1995 1985 1986 1971 1998
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 51.1 55.1 63.1 65.2 73.6 78.5 79.6 80.5 79.1 71.2 65.1 57.8 51.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1971 1987 1992 1976 1974 1971 1984 1987 1981 1989 1981
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 50.9 52.5 56.9 59.5 65.5 70.8 72.5 72.9 71.8 64.8 58.7 52.8 62.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 60.8 59.3 61.9 64.8 70.2 73.4 74.3 75.2 73.7 69.3 67.5 59.4 75.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1991 1995 1998 1998 1995 1979 1995 1986 1986 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 38.0 46.0 51.2 54.1 62.4 68.5 69.6 71.2 69.0 60.6 52.0 46.4 38.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1999 1987 1992 1984 1984 1972 1984 1987 1981 1989 1981
Mean Precipitation (in.) 2.94 2.66 3.36 1.83 2.85 7.41 8.71 9.43 7.25 2.88 2.35 2.45 54.12
Highest Precipitation (in.) 10.26 10.16 11.10 8.78 9.52 22.34 16.28 24.42 15.57 9.65 9.40 11.94 24.42
Year Highest Occurred 1998 1983 1987 1997 1996 1992 1984 1981 1988 1975 1997 1997 1981
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.00 0.13 0.22 0.03 0.15 0.64 3.51 3.20 1.96 0.06 0.06 0.24 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1974 1989 1976 1981 1992 1998 1981 1996 1972 1974 1991 1984 1974
Heating Degree Days (F) 184. 126. 55. 12. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 3. 33. 125. 538.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 62. 70. 123. 181. 352. 466. 524. 529. 473. 313. 158. 76. 3327.

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