INDEPENDENCE 1 W, MISSISSIPPI

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 47.8 53.5 62.4 71.7 79.5 87.2 91.1 90.3 84.4 74.1 61.6 51.5 71.3
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.2 62.8 68.6 78.2 86.4 92.5 98.8 97.4 89.8 80.7 69.4 59.0 98.8
Year Highest Occurred 1975 1976 1974 1981 1977 1977 1980 1980 1998 1971 1999 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 35.7 42.4 57.1 62.2 73.6 82.5 85.8 83.4 77.2 69.1 54.5 41.5 35.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1985 1978 1996 1983 1976 1982 1994 1992 1974 1976 1976 1983 1985
Mean Temperature (F) 38.5 42.9 51.5 59.9 68.4 76.4 80.2 78.8 72.5 61.1 50.7 41.9 60.2
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 45.1 51.2 57.9 67.0 73.8 80.4 86.0 84.4 77.0 67.6 59.1 50.2 86.0
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1974 1981 1977 1998 1980 1980 1980 1971 1985 1971 1980
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 27.3 32.2 45.8 52.7 63.1 70.9 77.2 73.4 67.1 55.8 42.8 31.1 27.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1976 1982 1982 1992 1974 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 29.1 32.3 40.6 48.1 57.3 65.5 69.3 67.2 60.5 48.0 39.7 32.3 49.2
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 36.7 39.7 47.1 55.8 63.3 70.5 73.2 71.6 66.3 56.0 50.0 41.6 73.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1974 1981 1991 1998 1980 1988 1972 1985 1985 1971 1980
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 18.5 21.9 34.4 42.2 51.4 59.3 64.1 63.3 54.6 40.6 31.1 20.4 18.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1997 1997 1982 1985 1992 1981 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.43 4.00 5.17 4.90 5.45 4.80 3.88 3.04 3.43 3.09 4.87 5.09 52.15
Highest Precipitation (in.) 10.76 9.35 10.90 16.15 11.97 11.03 9.44 9.18 7.42 9.20 10.18 13.65 16.15
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1980 1991 1984 1997 1989 1993 1996 1984 1973 1982 1991
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.66 0.86 2.10 1.64 1.33 0.00 0.63 0.43 0.32 0.02 1.63 0.67 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1980 1985 1989 1988 1988 2000 2000 1982 2000 1998 1980 1988
Heating Degree Days (F) 824. 619. 423. 196. 51. 2. 0. 1. 22. 172. 438. 717. 3465.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 5. 43. 157. 343. 470. 426. 245. 49. 7. 0. 1745.

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