NORTH WILKESBORO, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 47.1 51.6 60.7 70.8 78.3 85.2 88.5 87.0 80.6 71.0 60.6 50.6 69.3
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 54.4 60.6 66.2 76.8 83.7 89.6 93.9 93.0 87.5 76.3 67.6 60.9 93.9
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1976 1986 1982 1986 1986 1980 1998 1984 1999 1984 1986
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 36.0 42.3 54.7 63.4 73.6 78.8 83.2 82.0 76.7 63.9 54.3 41.5 36.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1980 1983 1992 1997 1979 1992 1979 1976 1976 2000 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 35.5 38.3 46.6 55.3 63.9 72.0 75.8 74.2 67.4 56.0 46.7 38.2 55.8
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 44.2 44.1 50.7 59.9 69.2 76.5 79.6 77.5 72.3 63.9 56.0 45.9 79.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1990 1986 1991 1981 1986 1980 1998 1984 1985 1984 1986
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 24.0 28.9 41.8 50.8 58.3 67.2 72.1 71.0 63.2 50.4 39.3 30.3 24.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1975 1997 1997 1997 1979 1997 1976 1976 1976 2000 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 23.8 25.0 32.5 39.7 49.5 58.7 63.0 61.4 54.2 40.9 32.7 25.7 42.3
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 34.3 32.7 37.9 43.0 57.3 63.4 66.4 65.6 58.8 51.6 44.5 32.4 66.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1998 1973 1991 1991 1981 1991 1995 1980 1984 1985 1971 1991
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 12.0 15.4 27.2 35.8 41.9 53.5 58.6 56.1 48.0 34.0 24.3 19.1 12.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1978 1971 1997 1972 1976 1997 1976 1978 1976 2000 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.42 3.93 4.85 4.40 4.68 4.44 4.29 4.24 4.45 3.82 3.54 3.62 50.68
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.57 7.19 10.87 9.74 7.40 7.95 10.84 13.14 9.92 12.24 7.80 7.70 13.14
Year Highest Occurred 1998 1971 1975 1983 1975 1972 1984 1994 1979 1976 1985 1983 1994
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.63 0.46 1.41 0.53 1.37 0.27 1.13 1.07 0.57 0.01 0.58 0.73 0.01
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1986 1997 1986 1983 1997 1991 2000 1981 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 915. 747. 571. 298. 113. 12. 0. 1. 45. 302. 550. 833. 4387.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 5. 78. 221. 334. 285. 116. 22. 0. 0. 1061.

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