DALTON, GEORGIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 49.0 54.2 63.0 71.9 79.3 86.1 89.4 88.5 82.8 73.0 62.4 52.6 71.0
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 57.1 62.6 71.0 78.4 84.6 92.4 96.0 95.2 91.3 78.0 73.3 61.2 96.0
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1990 2000 1981 1987 1988 1993 1980 1998 1998 1999 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 36.6 45.0 55.7 66.3 75.2 81.1 83.0 84.2 77.6 66.6 54.7 43.1 36.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1976 1997 1979 1992 1975 1976 1976 2000 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 39.5 43.3 51.4 59.4 67.7 75.4 79.3 78.3 72.3 60.8 51.4 42.8 60.1
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 49.2 50.9 56.2 65.3 72.6 78.4 83.7 82.7 78.4 68.1 61.1 51.0 83.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1987 1981 1993 1980 1998 1984 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 27.5 34.9 45.2 55.0 63.5 71.4 75.0 74.7 68.4 55.0 43.2 33.9 27.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1997 1974 1979 1992 1975 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 29.9 32.4 39.8 46.9 56.0 64.6 69.1 68.0 61.8 48.6 40.4 33.0 49.2
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 41.4 41.3 47.0 52.1 62.5 68.3 71.4 72.0 65.7 59.2 53.3 41.7 72.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1997 1973 1981 1991 1981 1993 1995 1978 1984 1985 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 18.3 24.8 34.5 43.0 50.0 60.5 65.8 64.8 57.2 40.5 31.7 24.2 18.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1987 1997 1974 1984 1976 1981 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.86 4.93 6.34 4.30 4.28 4.38 4.76 3.65 5.00 3.31 4.79 4.92 56.52
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.66 8.84 14.61 8.69 8.58 10.01 10.09 8.16 11.53 8.59 8.55 9.51 14.61
Year Highest Occurred 1996 1990 1980 1979 1976 1989 1979 1981 1975 1995 1983 1982 1980
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 1.16 0.64 1.65 0.76 1.25 0.53 1.58 0.30 1.23 0.15 2.25 0.80 0.15
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1978 1985 1986 2000 1988 1980 1999 1999 2000 1987 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 793. 608. 427. 191. 57. 1. 0. 0. 15. 182. 414. 689. 3377.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 6. 22. 138. 312. 442. 411. 234. 51. 6. 0. 1622.

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