LORIS, SOUTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 56.1 59.8 67.1 75.0 81.9 87.3 90.9 89.5 84.8 76.6 68.7 59.2 74.7
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 69.0 68.2 74.0 80.2 86.0 92.2 94.5 93.2 89.9 82.7 76.5 67.6 94.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1981 2000 1981 1993 1980 1980 1984 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 45.2 49.5 59.0 69.8 76.2 83.2 86.8 86.3 81.2 71.8 62.2 48.2 45.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1972 1997 1971 1981 1995 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 44.5 47.1 53.8 61.2 69.2 76.0 80.0 78.7 73.6 63.3 55.0 47.0 62.5
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 56.9 53.9 60.1 65.2 72.7 80.8 83.0 81.8 78.0 69.8 65.3 54.9 83.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1977 1991 1981 1986 1999 1980 1985 1985 1971 1986
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 34.4 37.8 46.1 56.3 64.0 71.0 76.7 76.3 71.0 56.9 48.5 36.8 34.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1971 1971 1972 1971 1971 1994 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 32.8 34.3 40.4 47.3 56.5 64.6 69.1 67.9 62.3 50.0 41.3 34.8 50.1
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 44.7 40.5 46.1 51.0 61.9 69.3 71.7 71.2 66.2 58.1 54.0 44.0 71.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1977 1991 1981 1992 1999 1980 1985 1985 1971 1992
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 23.7 26.2 33.2 40.5 51.0 57.3 65.5 65.0 58.6 40.7 34.8 25.4 23.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1971 1971 1972 1972 1971 1981 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.66 3.72 4.26 2.87 4.28 5.33 5.79 6.52 5.62 2.94 2.90 3.57 52.46
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.99 10.73 10.18 6.40 12.46 11.25 13.32 18.39 21.82 8.56 6.67 9.36 21.82
Year Highest Occurred 1993 1998 1983 1982 1974 1995 1981 1974 1999 1999 1992 1973 1999
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.95 0.64 1.26 0.09 1.20 0.43 1.96 1.31 0.95 0.02 0.72 0.60 0.02
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1976 1982 1976 1987 1990 1980 1997 1971 2000 1981 1988 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 644. 503. 358. 148. 30. 1. 0. 0. 4. 139. 317. 560. 2704.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 9. 32. 160. 329. 465. 424. 261. 85. 18. 2. 1785.

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