RIDGELAND 5 NE, SOUTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 58.9 62.8 69.4 76.3 83.0 88.1 91.2 89.1 84.7 76.9 69.0 61.3 75.9
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 70.6 72.1 74.8 82.6 87.1 95.2 97.1 94.4 93.0 82.5 75.6 69.7 97.1
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1974 1981 1982 1981 1977 1980 1980 1984 1978 1984 1977
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 50.2 55.1 62.6 71.5 78.0 81.6 86.3 84.8 79.2 69.9 62.5 52.1 50.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1993 1997 1997 1994 1996 1995 1987 1997 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 47.7 50.7 57.3 64.4 72.2 78.1 81.4 79.9 75.6 66.4 57.6 50.2 65.1
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 60.9 57.0 62.2 68.4 75.4 83.2 84.6 83.2 80.9 73.2 66.3 58.6 84.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1981 1991 1981 1977 1983 1980 1985 1985 1971 1977
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 38.4 42.2 51.8 60.2 67.9 74.1 77.9 77.3 72.9 59.3 51.8 41.3 38.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1993 1997 1997 1975 1996 1994 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 36.5 38.5 45.1 52.5 61.3 68.0 71.5 70.7 66.4 55.8 46.1 39.1 54.3
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 51.1 46.5 53.4 58.6 67.8 71.3 73.9 73.4 70.2 65.4 57.2 49.7 73.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1991 1991 1981 1986 1987 1973 1985 1985 1971 1986
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 26.1 29.4 39.0 47.8 56.7 64.8 67.6 68.6 62.4 45.9 37.2 30.4 26.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1976 1978 1971 1983 1981 1988 1975 1975 1984 1974 1976 1989 1976
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.44 3.43 3.93 3.40 3.74 5.46 5.49 6.90 4.98 3.12 2.78 3.48 51.15
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.55 8.24 8.99 7.12 9.95 13.73 10.91 14.09 12.14 12.66 6.02 6.77 14.09
Year Highest Occurred 1987 1998 1980 1979 1976 1985 1975 1988 1987 1994 1993 1983 1988
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.60 0.63 1.20 0.38 0.31 1.42 1.68 1.72 0.26 0.00 0.34 0.33 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1985 1991 1985 1972 1983 1990 1973 1983 1991 2000 1973 1984 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 547. 402. 258. 78. 5. 0. 0. 0. 2. 89. 253. 469. 2103.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 1. 17. 60. 227. 391. 507. 462. 318. 131. 29. 9. 2152.

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