MOUNT STERLING 1 NW, KENTUCKY

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 40.1 46.0 55.7 66.1 75.0 82.4 85.8 84.4 78.5 67.5 55.7 44.9 65.2
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 50.8 56.4 63.4 71.9 81.5 87.7 91.7 92.2 86.6 72.5 61.8 53.5 92.2
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1973 1981 1987 1994 1993 1995 1998 1971 1990 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 26.1 31.4 48.1 59.5 67.8 76.7 81.7 79.8 72.4 60.2 47.4 32.7 26.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1984 1983 1997 1997 1979 1992 1974 1976 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 31.1 35.3 44.3 53.6 63.8 71.9 75.7 73.9 67.3 55.6 45.4 35.8 54.5
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 41.6 43.8 52.0 59.5 70.4 76.2 80.5 81.1 71.6 62.0 50.9 44.5 81.1
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1973 1981 1991 1994 1993 1995 1998 1971 1994 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 16.9 21.3 38.1 47.1 56.4 67.3 72.7 69.9 62.9 49.4 37.7 23.5 16.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1984 1997 1997 1997 2000 1992 1974 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 22.0 24.5 32.9 41.1 52.5 61.3 65.6 63.4 56.0 43.7 35.0 26.6 43.7
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 32.3 31.9 40.5 47.6 60.8 64.7 69.3 70.0 61.3 52.4 42.6 35.4 70.0
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1990 1973 1991 1991 1994 1993 1995 1971 1984 1985 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 7.6 11.1 26.6 33.5 44.9 57.4 62.3 59.9 49.4 36.8 26.2 14.2 7.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1999 1997 1997 1972 1984 1997 1999 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.56 3.39 4.07 3.66 4.80 4.39 5.11 4.00 3.63 2.83 3.38 3.82 46.64
Highest Precipitation (in.) 6.93 10.89 12.38 9.04 9.47 10.00 9.73 12.54 9.79 7.06 9.12 11.36 12.54
Year Highest Occurred 1999 1989 1997 1972 1983 1998 1979 1974 1975 1995 1988 1978 1974
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.53 0.78 0.72 0.65 1.19 0.83 1.10 0.84 0.66 0.35 0.54 0.65 0.35
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1995 1976 1999 1988 1993 1998 1998 1992 1981 1995 1992
Heating Degree Days (F) 1053. 833. 642. 349. 126. 13. 0. 9. 49. 309. 591. 906. 4880.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 7. 88. 217. 332. 284. 116. 19. 0. 0. 1063.

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