CULLOWHEE, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 47.4 52.0 60.2 68.3 75.5 81.2 84.3 82.8 77.7 69.0 59.1 50.3 67.3
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 58.8 59.0 66.1 73.4 79.6 84.2 91.2 87.2 85.1 73.2 65.6 58.1 91.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 2000 1994 1996 1988 1993 1983 1998 2000 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 33.9 44.3 53.7 61.3 72.2 76.5 79.7 78.4 74.2 62.1 52.7 41.5 33.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1983 1976 1997 1979 1992 1982 1988 1997 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 36.2 39.7 47.0 54.7 63.1 69.6 73.4 72.2 66.8 56.0 46.7 38.9 55.4
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 47.8 46.3 52.3 58.6 68.0 72.0 77.3 75.0 70.3 62.2 56.4 45.7 77.3
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1991 1991 1994 1993 1987 1998 1985 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 24.0 32.5 41.3 50.1 59.5 65.4 69.8 69.6 63.4 50.4 40.2 31.5 24.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1973 1972 1984 1981 1984 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 24.9 27.4 33.7 41.0 50.7 58.0 62.5 61.5 55.9 43.0 34.3 27.5 43.4
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 36.8 34.1 39.2 46.5 58.1 61.9 65.3 65.4 60.1 52.1 47.2 34.8 65.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1998 1973 1991 1991 1994 1991 1995 1980 1985 1985 1972 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 14.1 19.9 27.1 37.3 46.1 52.4 58.5 57.7 48.9 34.4 27.0 19.7 14.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1977 1981 1971 1984 1972 1983 1997 1999 1987 1976 2000 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.92 4.69 5.43 3.91 4.86 4.34 4.27 3.91 3.57 3.20 4.28 4.33 51.71
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.56 8.67 10.95 6.98 11.98 10.75 10.30 10.85 9.65 8.47 8.13 8.29 11.98
Year Highest Occurred 1996 1990 1975 1994 1976 1989 1971 1978 1989 1995 1979 1983 1976
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.60 0.68 1.24 0.35 1.22 0.44 1.15 0.59 0.25 0.04 1.46 1.15 0.04
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1978 1985 1976 1987 1986 1993 1999 1984 2000 1990 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 894. 708. 560. 313. 118. 11. 0. 1. 41. 291. 548. 809. 4294.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 2. 59. 149. 261. 224. 95. 12. 0. 0. 802.

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