CLARKSDALE, MISSISSIPPI

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.5 54.4 63.4 72.7 81.5 89.0 91.6 90.3 85.0 75.2 62.2 52.0 72.2
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 56.8 63.7 70.7 79.5 87.9 93.4 96.7 96.7 91.7 82.9 68.7 61.2 96.7
Year Highest Occurred 1975 1976 1974 1981 1977 1971 1980 2000 1998 1971 1999 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 37.1 42.0 58.0 64.6 75.6 84.0 86.1 84.2 77.2 69.2 55.0 40.2 37.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1980 1983 1976 1974 1989 1992 1974 1976 1976 1983 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 40.5 45.6 53.6 62.5 71.5 79.1 82.0 80.3 74.5 63.7 52.7 43.8 62.5
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 47.6 53.6 60.0 68.9 76.8 82.9 86.2 84.3 80.0 71.0 58.1 53.8 86.2
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1974 1981 1998 1998 1980 1995 1998 1971 1985 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 30.0 34.0 48.4 56.5 65.1 74.5 78.3 73.9 68.9 57.6 44.8 33.8 30.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1976 1974 1994 1992 1974 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 32.4 36.7 43.8 52.2 61.4 69.1 72.3 70.2 64.0 52.2 43.2 35.5 52.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 40.1 43.6 49.7 58.2 66.7 73.7 75.6 74.1 68.3 60.0 50.3 46.3 75.6
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 2000 1981 1998 1998 1980 1995 1998 1984 1985 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 22.9 26.0 37.9 48.3 54.7 65.0 69.6 63.6 59.1 45.5 34.7 24.6 22.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1978 1987 1976 2000 1984 1992 1981 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.16 4.78 5.45 5.11 5.17 4.99 4.11 2.53 2.93 3.12 5.53 5.36 54.24
Highest Precipitation (in.) 16.36 12.53 12.43 17.94 12.43 12.60 13.36 8.49 8.48 12.58 12.02 15.99 17.94
Year Highest Occurred 1999 1990 1973 1991 1974 1989 1989 1982 1980 1984 1987 1982 1991
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.77 0.88 1.53 0.63 0.82 0.04 0.80 0.02 0.23 0.00 1.20 0.51 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1972 1986 1981 1988 1988 1986 1980 1995 2000 1981 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 761. 545. 362. 136. 27. 0. 0. 0. 9. 128. 377. 660. 3005.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 1. 9. 60. 227. 421. 527. 473. 294. 87. 9. 1. 2109.

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