LAURENS, SOUTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 52.4 57.2 65.4 73.9 81.2 88.1 91.4 89.7 83.9 74.0 64.7 55.3 73.1
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 63.2 66.5 71.8 79.0 86.2 92.7 99.7 95.7 88.3 80.5 70.7 63.8 99.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1994 2000 1998 1993 1980 1993 1984 1990 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 40.4 48.4 58.8 68.2 75.6 82.5 86.3 85.0 78.6 67.1 56.8 47.5 40.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1972 1997 1979 1981 1974 1976 1976 2000 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 40.5 43.7 51.8 59.6 67.9 75.6 79.3 77.7 71.3 59.7 50.7 42.8 60.1
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 52.5 49.9 57.1 63.5 72.2 79.8 83.6 81.9 75.1 67.3 59.0 50.0 83.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1981 1987 1981 1993 1987 1973 1984 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 31.5 36.5 46.5 54.7 62.1 70.3 75.5 74.7 68.0 54.4 43.6 35.3 31.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1997 1997 1997 1979 1981 1975 1987 1997 2000 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 28.5 30.2 38.1 45.2 54.5 63.1 67.2 65.6 58.6 45.3 36.6 30.3 46.9
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 41.7 35.2 45.0 50.7 60.5 68.2 70.0 70.0 63.3 54.7 48.4 38.9 70.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1975 1976 1991 1991 1981 1977 1995 1973 1971 1985 1971 1977
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 22.5 24.5 32.8 38.0 45.6 58.0 62.8 62.6 52.3 36.1 28.1 23.0 22.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1988 1980 1981 1993 1997 1997 1997 1997 1997 1987 1997 2000 1988
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.99 4.25 5.20 3.35 3.86 3.58 3.43 3.74 3.65 3.72 3.87 3.86 47.50
Highest Precipitation (in.) 7.80 8.07 10.90 10.49 10.16 12.67 10.25 10.77 7.17 14.19 10.35 8.72 14.19
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1979 1980 1998 1976 1994 1984 1995 1980 1990 1985 1983 1990
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.59 0.66 0.96 0.63 0.54 0.26 0.60 0.08 0.17 0.00 0.64 0.71 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1995 2000 1993 1980 1997 1985 2000 1981 1988 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 761. 597. 414. 187. 55. 3. 0. 0. 14. 208. 436. 688. 3363.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 3. 22. 144. 322. 443. 392. 203. 42. 6. 0. 1577.

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