AURORA 6 N, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 53.2 55.5 63.2 71.6 78.8 85.5 89.1 87.7 83.3 73.8 65.4 56.8 72.0
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 63.5 65.3 69.2 77.3 83.0 89.6 92.1 90.7 87.9 77.9 73.1 64.6 92.1
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1985 2000 1981 1993 1975 1980 1990 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 43.2 41.0 57.5 66.2 73.9 81.3 85.4 84.9 80.1 69.6 59.1 44.3 41.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1975 1972 1979 2000 1981 1999 1976 1995 1989 1978
Mean Temperature (F) 42.3 44.5 52.0 60.2 68.2 75.5 79.3 78.1 73.5 63.1 54.3 45.9 61.4
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 52.0 52.7 58.1 65.5 73.3 78.7 82.0 80.3 76.9 69.1 63.6 53.7 82.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1985 1991 1981 1991 1999 1977 1985 1985 1971 1991
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 30.3 31.7 47.5 55.7 64.2 71.0 76.8 75.1 70.4 56.6 45.9 35.0 30.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1981 1983 1992 1972 1975 1976 1984 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 31.4 33.4 40.8 48.8 57.5 65.4 69.5 68.5 63.6 52.4 43.2 34.9 50.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 40.4 41.5 47.6 53.7 63.8 69.4 72.5 71.1 67.6 61.3 54.2 42.9 72.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1997 1997 1985 1991 1973 1992 1988 1977 1971 1985 1971 1992
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 17.4 22.4 35.3 44.0 53.9 60.1 65.8 64.7 58.8 43.6 32.4 25.8 17.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1981 1983 1981 1980 1980 1980 1976 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.26 3.13 4.09 3.32 4.26 4.64 5.87 6.35 4.55 3.31 2.90 3.35 50.03
Highest Precipitation (in.) 7.67 6.45 8.00 6.50 8.32 9.71 17.86 15.02 14.59 9.35 6.53 7.70 17.86
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1983 1983 1973 1979 1981 1984 1984 1999 1971 1992 1973 1984
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 1.76 1.13 1.57 0.70 1.09 1.60 2.22 1.48 0.10 0.19 0.69 0.41 0.10
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1977 1981 1995 1985 1985 1992 1975 1986 2000 1981 1988 1986
Heating Degree Days (F) 704. 575. 406. 170. 34. 2. 0. 0. 4. 140. 333. 597. 2965.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 2. 25. 131. 315. 443. 405. 259. 81. 13. 3. 1677.

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