BURLINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 49.7 53.8 62.4 72.1 79.1 86.8 90.6 89.0 82.3 72.6 63.1 53.4 71.2
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 59.1 64.6 69.1 77.9 84.2 90.1 95.5 93.9 87.8 78.0 68.6 62.9 95.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1976 1982 1981 1993 1983 1973 1984 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 39.1 44.3 55.1 65.5 74.8 81.3 86.1 85.1 76.5 67.9 57.4 44.0 39.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1992 1997 2000 1992 1986 1988 1997 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 38.7 41.9 49.9 58.6 66.7 75.1 79.3 77.5 70.7 59.5 50.5 41.9 59.2
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 48.7 50.4 55.5 62.4 71.6 78.5 82.4 81.1 75.4 65.7 56.9 50.0 82.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1977 1982 1981 1993 1983 1980 1971 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 28.8 33.8 43.5 54.3 62.7 71.3 76.6 73.9 67.6 52.7 45.2 31.8 28.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1996 1983 1997 1997 1984 1992 1988 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 27.6 29.9 37.3 45.1 54.3 63.3 67.9 65.9 59.1 46.3 37.8 30.4 47.1
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 38.3 36.1 44.4 49.3 58.9 67.0 70.6 69.3 64.8 57.2 45.2 39.1 70.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1973 1979 1982 1981 1986 1980 1980 1971 1985 1971 1986
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 18.4 23.0 31.8 41.6 48.3 60.6 64.3 61.3 53.6 36.9 30.8 19.5 18.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1981 1993 1997 1974 1988 1994 1981 1987 1996 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.88 3.35 4.22 3.24 4.15 4.11 4.45 4.04 4.22 3.29 2.99 3.14 45.08
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.43 6.85 8.50 7.59 8.75 12.00 9.63 10.19 12.80 8.74 8.86 6.95 12.80
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1984 1993 1983 1974 1995 1985 1985 1999 1971 1985 1983 1999
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.96 1.19 1.36 0.47 1.04 0.89 0.79 0.36 0.07 0.02 0.40 0.75 0.02
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1978 1985 1976 2000 1990 1983 1998 1985 2000 1991 1994 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 816. 648. 472. 206. 57. 2. 0. 0. 21. 212. 438. 716. 3588.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 2. 15. 109. 303. 441. 387. 193. 38. 1. 0. 1489.

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