HOMESTEAD EXP STN, FLORIDA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 76.6 77.4 80.4 83.7 86.8 88.8 90.3 90.3 89.2 85.9 81.6 77.6 84.1
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 81.3 82.8 84.8 87.2 89.8 92.9 92.0 91.7 91.0 88.0 85.7 81.2 92.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1975 1997 1975 1995 1998 1983 1998 1974 1998 1986 1978 1998
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 70.3 71.1 75.9 79.8 83.6 85.4 88.4 88.6 86.9 83.4 78.9 73.6 70.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1983 1987 1992 1976 1985 1973 1984 1987 1991 1989 1981
Mean Temperature (F) 66.2 67.0 70.2 73.3 77.5 80.4 81.6 81.7 81.1 77.7 72.6 68.1 74.8
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 71.5 71.9 75.6 77.4 81.2 84.1 83.2 83.2 82.4 80.4 77.9 72.5 84.1
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1991 1995 1998 1998 1998 1974 1995 1986 1986 1998
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 57.1 60.8 66.0 68.0 74.0 77.8 80.0 80.3 79.5 74.8 69.2 62.3 57.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1996 1987 1992 1976 1972 1994 1984 1977 1981 1989 1981
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 55.8 56.6 59.9 62.8 68.2 71.9 72.9 73.1 72.9 69.4 63.6 58.5 65.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 62.9 62.5 66.3 68.8 72.5 75.3 74.7 75.2 75.1 73.3 70.0 65.5 75.3
Year Highest Occurred 1993 1994 1997 1991 1995 1998 1995 1995 1979 1995 1986 1986 1998
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 44.0 50.4 52.8 56.2 64.4 69.1 70.9 71.7 71.3 65.0 58.4 51.0 44.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1980 1971 1987 1992 1971 1974 1992 1976 1977 1981 1989 1981
Mean Precipitation (in.) 1.94 1.78 1.88 2.74 5.77 9.51 6.82 9.16 8.90 5.49 2.59 1.61 58.19
Highest Precipitation (in.) 6.39 7.82 8.81 12.88 16.17 18.45 12.43 27.31 21.57 11.93 7.17 4.78 27.31
Year Highest Occurred 1983 1983 1986 1979 1977 1988 1980 1981 1981 1999 1982 1979 1981
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.18 0.00 0.07 0.04 1.94 2.60 2.39 3.55 4.70 1.12 0.62 0.38 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1976 1974 1971 1987 2000 1979 1986 1987 1988 1986 1979 1984 1974
Heating Degree Days (F) 93. 52. 23. 4. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 0. 5. 44. 221.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 114. 108. 183. 250. 387. 461. 514. 518. 481. 392. 233. 139. 3780.

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