SOMERSET 2 N, KENTUCKY

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 44.3 49.4 58.7 68.2 75.4 82.8 86.0 84.9 78.8 69.1 57.4 48.1 66.9
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 52.9 59.3 65.9 74.3 81.8 87.3 91.7 90.6 86.7 75.7 64.3 58.2 91.7
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 2000 1981 1982 1984 1980 1980 1998 2000 1994 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 30.5 35.6 52.7 61.3 70.6 77.1 82.1 77.7 72.8 61.4 49.5 36.2 30.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1983 1992 1992 1979 1992 1974 1988 1995 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 34.7 38.7 47.2 55.7 63.9 71.9 75.5 74.0 67.7 56.6 46.9 38.7 56.0
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 44.4 46.4 54.6 63.0 69.7 75.2 79.6 79.2 73.3 63.6 54.3 47.7 79.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1991 1981 1980 1983 1980 1984 1985 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 20.1 26.2 41.2 51.3 59.2 67.8 72.1 68.5 62.9 49.4 38.6 26.8 20.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1997 1994 1992 1976 1992 1994 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 25.1 27.9 35.7 43.1 52.4 60.9 64.9 63.1 56.5 44.1 36.4 29.2 44.9
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 36.1 35.9 43.8 51.6 59.2 65.1 67.8 68.4 62.6 53.5 47.3 38.5 68.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1991 1981 1981 1983 1980 1984 1985 1982 1983
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 9.6 16.8 29.5 37.6 46.7 57.3 61.0 58.5 50.6 34.5 27.0 17.3 9.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1997 1994 1974 1976 1976 1994 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.25 3.52 4.68 4.23 5.38 4.87 4.46 3.74 3.66 3.22 4.19 4.59 50.79
Highest Precipitation (in.) 12.14 7.08 12.30 9.97 11.86 11.13 9.61 7.91 8.98 7.90 9.37 15.23 15.23
Year Highest Occurred 1999 1989 1975 1998 1984 1997 1987 1987 1975 1984 1996 1978 1978
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.61 0.92 1.18 1.18 2.41 0.72 0.96 1.24 0.00 0.00 0.78 1.22 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1996 1980 1983 1976 1987 1984 1975 1980 1998 1998 1976 1995 1998
Heating Degree Days (F) 940. 738. 552. 289. 119. 8. 0. 6. 57. 290. 543. 816. 4358.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 8. 86. 212. 324. 284. 137. 29. 1. 0. 1081.

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