TOMAHAWK 1 WSW, KENTUCKY

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 43.2 47.7 59.3 69.3 77.0 83.9 87.4 86.5 79.8 69.4 57.6 47.3 67.4
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 52.4 56.7 66.2 75.4 84.1 88.1 92.2 92.0 86.3 74.9 64.2 56.7 92.2
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1973 1981 1982 1994 1999 1983 1998 1971 1999 1971 1999
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 29.5 34.4 51.8 62.8 71.6 77.4 83.1 81.7 74.2 61.1 49.7 34.8 29.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1981 1983 1989 1972 1979 1992 1974 1976 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 31.3 34.3 44.1 53.4 61.7 69.9 74.0 73.2 66.1 53.9 43.6 35.1 53.4
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 41.8 41.1 51.7 58.2 68.6 73.6 77.9 78.2 70.5 61.6 50.8 44.5 78.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1991 1994 1999 1995 1980 1971 1985 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 17.3 21.1 37.5 49.1 57.0 64.3 70.2 69.2 61.6 47.3 35.5 22.1 17.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1997 1997 1972 1984 1976 1984 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 19.4 20.8 28.9 37.5 46.3 55.8 60.6 59.9 52.3 38.3 29.6 22.9 39.4
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 32.7 29.6 37.2 41.6 54.1 60.4 63.5 64.8 59.5 48.4 39.4 32.2 64.8
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1998 1973 1991 1991 1971 1999 1995 1971 1971 1985 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 5.2 7.8 22.4 31.3 40.5 50.6 55.4 55.6 44.7 31.7 20.8 9.4 5.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1971 1984 1988 1984 1976 1984 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.61 3.36 4.31 3.90 5.37 4.44 5.27 4.33 3.15 2.87 3.85 4.05 48.51
Highest Precipitation (in.) 6.57 7.23 10.03 7.69 9.61 9.61 11.07 9.76 6.91 5.51 8.97 10.99 11.07
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1972 1997 1972 1996 1979 1979 1977 1975 1983 1973 1978 1979
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.83 1.00 1.99 0.59 1.35 0.89 2.29 1.43 0.41 0.79 1.08 1.76 0.41
Year Lowest Occurred 1984 1977 1979 1976 1977 1980 1972 1971 1985 2000 1976 1980 1985
Heating Degree Days (F) 1044. 860. 648. 351. 170. 22. 0. 6. 67. 359. 642. 927. 5096.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 3. 67. 167. 279. 260. 98. 14. 0. 0. 888.

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