MARION, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 47.7 52.2 60.9 69.3 76.9 83.1 86.7 84.7 78.7 69.4 59.9 50.5 68.3
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 58.5 60.8 69.3 74.6 81.8 88.7 92.6 89.3 86.9 75.4 68.1 60.6 92.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1981 2000 1981 1993 1999 1998 2000 1999 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 35.6 43.3 54.5 61.3 72.1 77.7 81.3 80.3 75.4 62.7 52.9 42.0 35.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1984 1992 1992 1979 1992 1979 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 36.6 40.2 48.3 56.7 64.9 72.1 76.1 74.5 68.5 57.5 48.0 39.3 56.9
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 47.6 46.8 53.2 62.1 68.9 77.5 80.7 78.3 71.8 63.8 55.5 48.0 80.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1981 1982 1981 1993 1988 1973 1984 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 25.6 33.0 43.3 52.2 59.1 67.6 72.5 69.9 65.3 52.3 41.6 30.1 25.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1984 1997 1974 1979 1997 1984 1988 1976 2000 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 25.5 28.2 35.6 44.0 52.9 61.1 65.5 64.3 58.3 45.5 36.1 28.0 45.4
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 36.7 32.9 41.1 49.5 59.8 66.3 68.8 67.4 62.3 52.9 45.1 35.6 68.8
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1981 1991 1981 1993 1988 1980 1971 1985 1982 1993
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 15.5 19.7 28.4 41.0 42.9 56.1 60.7 53.3 52.5 39.4 29.5 15.1 15.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 2000 1999 1999 1997 1972 1999 1997 1999 1997 1996 2000 2000
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.18 4.36 5.59 4.43 5.34 4.68 4.25 4.33 4.44 4.13 4.35 3.93 54.01
Highest Precipitation (in.) 10.19 9.84 11.65 9.48 12.12 10.00 10.73 10.92 12.80 11.87 10.15 11.44 12.80
Year Highest Occurred 1998 1998 1979 1983 1972 1989 1989 1974 1989 1971 1992 1983 1989
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.19 0.62 1.29 0.28 1.84 0.62 0.51 0.40 0.50 0.00 1.21 0.37 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 2000 1978 1995 1986 1994 1993 1977 1997 1985 2000 1981 1995 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 881. 694. 520. 257. 82. 10. 0. 1. 26. 252. 511. 799. 4033.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 7. 78. 222. 344. 295. 130. 17. 0. 0. 1093.

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