FORT GAINES, GEORGIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 59.5 64.0 71.8 78.1 83.9 88.9 90.1 88.9 85.8 77.7 69.0 61.7 76.6
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 69.9 70.1 78.3 83.0 87.9 94.5 94.5 93.4 90.6 82.5 74.0 69.7 94.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1981 2000 1977 2000 1999 1990 1984 1990 1984 1977
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.7 54.2 66.1 73.2 79.4 84.7 85.6 84.6 82.1 71.2 60.7 53.8 48.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1973 1976 1997 1975 1992 1979 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 49.3 52.8 59.8 65.9 72.9 78.7 80.6 79.9 76.3 67.0 58.4 51.6 66.1
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 61.8 59.5 66.0 71.1 76.3 83.1 83.3 83.4 80.2 72.1 65.3 59.1 83.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1999 1998 1998 1998 1999 1980 1985 1985 1971 1999
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 38.9 43.4 54.1 62.1 69.4 75.8 78.0 77.2 73.5 61.5 50.6 44.0 38.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1976 1974 1971 1992 1975 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 39.1 41.6 47.8 53.6 61.9 68.4 71.1 70.8 66.7 56.3 47.7 41.4 55.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 53.7 48.9 55.2 59.8 67.3 72.0 74.1 73.4 70.6 63.5 56.7 51.6 74.1
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1976 1991 1975 1998 1998 1999 1998 1985 1985 1971 1998
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 29.2 32.5 42.1 49.2 58.1 65.2 68.2 68.5 63.6 47.3 40.5 34.1 29.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1992 1972 1984 1976 1984 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.95 4.50 6.20 3.52 3.26 5.28 5.28 3.53 3.29 2.34 4.40 4.20 51.75
Highest Precipitation (in.) 10.75 8.98 12.68 9.33 7.55 11.70 12.27 5.74 9.09 8.87 10.57 7.94 12.68
Year Highest Occurred 1973 1971 1980 1975 1976 1989 1975 1981 1979 1976 1992 1971 1980
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 1.77 0.76 2.44 0.52 0.62 0.83 2.73 1.48 0.25 0.05 0.97 0.91 0.05
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1980 1985 1972 2000 1979 1983 1989 1978 1987 1981 1980 1987
Heating Degree Days (F) 503. 350. 199. 64. 6. 0. 0. 0. 0. 67. 230. 426. 1845.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 3. 8. 37. 88. 251. 410. 483. 461. 338. 128. 31. 10. 2248.

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