MURPHY 2 NE, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.0 52.4 60.5 69.6 76.4 82.8 86.1 85.5 80.2 71.0 60.6 51.4 68.7
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.9 60.0 67.0 75.6 81.5 87.7 92.0 90.6 86.0 76.1 67.1 59.2 92.0
Year Highest Occurred 1989 1990 1997 1977 1982 1984 1993 1980 1998 1971 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 37.0 45.2 52.7 62.9 70.2 77.3 80.4 80.1 75.7 65.2 53.6 41.8 37.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1975 1983 1976 1997 1979 1992 1996 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 36.9 40.0 47.2 55.1 63.1 70.5 74.5 73.8 68.1 56.9 47.5 39.7 56.1
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 47.1 46.1 52.2 60.6 68.1 73.7 78.9 76.6 72.7 64.0 57.3 49.2 78.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1977 1975 1994 1991 1995 1978 1984 1985 1971 1991
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 26.5 34.0 41.7 49.5 58.2 67.1 69.8 70.4 64.8 49.4 40.6 30.4 26.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1989 1972 1976 1981 1981 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 25.7 27.6 33.8 40.6 49.8 58.1 62.8 62.0 56.0 42.8 34.3 27.9 43.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 39.3 33.9 41.3 45.6 56.5 62.6 66.9 66.3 60.9 52.0 47.5 39.3 66.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1975 1973 1977 1991 1994 1991 1975 1977 1984 1985 1971 1991
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 15.9 22.7 28.8 35.6 44.0 53.0 58.2 58.6 48.0 31.5 27.6 19.0 15.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1977 1999 1996 1997 1988 1976 1981 1999 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.81 5.07 5.86 4.58 4.85 4.76 4.94 4.66 3.92 3.13 4.57 4.91 57.06
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.90 10.92 14.17 8.64 9.81 12.25 8.24 10.15 9.72 6.78 7.98 9.24 14.17
Year Highest Occurred 1996 1990 1980 1998 1976 1989 1982 1991 1989 1986 1992 1990 1980
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 1.20 0.85 1.87 1.48 1.42 0.94 1.75 1.14 0.37 0.06 0.50 0.85 0.06
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1988 1988 1983 1999 1984 2000 1981 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 873. 700. 553. 305. 127. 11. 0. 0. 36. 278. 529. 786. 4198.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 7. 67. 175. 294. 270. 129. 26. 1. 0. 969.

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