LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 49.6 54.4 63.3 72.5 79.3 85.5 89.1 87.4 81.6 71.9 61.7 52.6 70.7
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 59.3 64.1 69.5 77.1 83.5 89.8 93.8 92.5 87.4 78.1 67.4 62.1 93.8
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1994 1991 1986 1986 1983 1998 1984 1985 1984 1986
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 37.5 46.3 58.1 66.4 74.8 81.5 85.2 82.6 78.4 65.4 55.2 43.2 37.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1971 1983 1992 1992 1979 1992 2000 1988 1996 2000 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 39.1 42.7 50.7 58.9 66.9 74.2 78.1 76.5 70.4 59.3 49.8 41.8 59.0
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 50.2 51.5 56.8 63.7 72.1 77.5 81.6 79.9 74.6 66.8 57.3 51.2 81.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1977 1991 1986 1977 1975 1998 1984 1985 1971 1977
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 28.9 34.7 45.7 54.3 62.9 70.1 74.5 72.0 66.6 53.3 44.8 33.2 28.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1992 1979 1979 1992 1984 1988 1996 2000 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 28.6 30.9 38.0 45.3 54.5 62.9 67.1 65.5 59.1 46.7 37.9 31.0 47.3
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 41.1 38.9 45.8 51.1 60.7 66.4 69.7 69.6 63.8 56.8 47.1 42.1 69.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1977 1991 1973 1977 1975 1973 1971 1985 1971 1977
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 19.8 23.0 31.0 41.1 49.8 58.5 63.8 61.3 53.1 38.7 32.7 23.1 19.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1981 1982 1981 1979 1979 1992 1984 1987 1984 1989 1981
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.06 3.78 4.31 3.62 3.93 4.06 3.85 3.63 3.84 3.52 3.47 3.37 45.44
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.71 7.36 9.22 8.94 9.07 8.07 11.28 9.56 8.48 14.00 9.66 7.11 14.00
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1984 1975 1987 1990 1994 1975 1988 1975 1990 1985 1973 1990
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.67 0.48 1.13 0.36 0.74 1.23 0.71 0.69 0.49 0.00 0.49 0.72 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1987 2000 1990 1980 1985 2000 1981 1994 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 803. 625. 448. 200. 57. 2. 0. 0. 18. 216. 457. 720. 3546.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 2. 17. 115. 278. 405. 355. 178. 40. 1. 0. 1391.

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