OXFORD EXP STN, NORTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.3 52.1 61.0 70.0 77.6 84.5 89.0 86.7 80.9 71.0 61.0 52.0 69.5
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 59.1 62.4 66.7 75.6 82.5 89.5 94.2 93.4 86.4 76.7 66.9 60.5 94.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1985 1991 1981 1986 1983 1998 1984 1985 1984 1986
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 36.7 42.3 54.8 64.7 71.7 79.0 84.7 80.4 77.6 64.5 54.6 41.4 36.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1992 1992 2000 1992 2000 1988 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 38.0 40.6 48.5 56.7 65.6 73.1 77.9 76.0 69.7 58.6 49.2 41.2 57.9
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 48.6 48.1 52.8 60.2 71.5 77.9 81.0 80.4 73.9 65.6 56.4 49.5 81.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1994 1991 1981 1986 1988 1980 1984 1985 1971 1986
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 27.0 31.6 43.3 52.9 60.4 69.0 74.8 71.5 66.4 52.9 42.7 32.8 27.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1996 1997 1992 1992 1984 1992 1976 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 27.6 29.0 35.9 43.4 53.5 61.6 66.8 65.2 58.5 46.1 37.4 30.3 46.3
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 38.0 36.0 41.5 48.2 60.4 66.2 69.8 68.8 62.4 56.1 45.8 38.7 69.8
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1991 1991 1981 1991 1988 1980 1971 1985 1971 1991
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 17.3 20.5 31.3 39.0 48.6 57.6 63.8 60.8 52.7 40.2 29.9 23.4 17.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1981 1993 1997 1972 1974 1976 1976 1987 1976 2000 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.08 3.40 4.37 3.07 4.17 3.34 4.49 4.51 4.20 3.72 3.11 3.12 45.58
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.24 7.07 9.14 7.13 6.88 8.68 16.44 11.47 14.43 8.24 11.65 7.00 16.44
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1979 1975 1978 1974 1989 1975 1986 1999 1971 1985 1983 1975
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.67 0.73 1.15 0.41 1.60 0.47 1.30 0.70 0.73 0.05 0.41 0.94 0.05
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1976 1991 1986 1979 1983 1986 2000 1991 1988 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 839. 685. 513. 254. 74. 7. 0. 0. 18. 233. 475. 739. 3837.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 6. 90. 249. 400. 338. 159. 32. 1. 0. 1275.

Southeast Regional Climate Center, sercc@climate.ncsu.edu