SALEM 1 SW, SOUTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 49.8 54.1 62.5 71.4 78.2 83.9 87.6 85.0 79.9 70.8 61.6 52.3 69.8
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 59.1 62.3 69.5 76.1 84.1 88.7 95.1 90.6 86.6 76.3 68.7 59.9 95.1
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1981 2000 1988 1993 1980 1998 2000 1999 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 38.5 44.7 56.4 65.4 74.1 78.4 82.8 81.2 76.0 64.6 54.9 44.3 38.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1984 1972 1997 1984 1981 1974 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 38.3 41.6 49.4 57.1 64.9 71.9 75.9 74.4 68.9 58.0 49.2 41.1 57.6
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 49.6 47.6 54.0 62.1 69.6 75.5 80.5 77.7 72.5 62.8 56.7 48.4 80.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1994 1991 1981 1993 1995 1980 1984 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 28.2 33.5 43.8 52.5 59.9 67.5 72.7 71.7 65.2 51.2 42.6 33.2 28.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1997 1972 1984 1981 1984 1987 1976 2000 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 26.8 29.1 36.2 42.7 51.6 59.8 64.2 63.8 57.9 45.1 36.7 29.9 45.3
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 40.1 34.6 43.4 49.7 59.7 65.1 67.3 70.0 62.7 52.5 47.0 39.0 70.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1994 1995 1994 1991 1993 1991 1995 1993 1994 1985 1971 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 18.0 22.4 30.4 36.4 43.9 54.0 62.3 59.3 50.5 33.1 30.1 21.4 18.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1981 1997 1997 1972 1972 1997 1984 1987 1984 2000 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 6.48 5.72 6.90 4.47 5.68 5.15 5.50 5.48 5.46 4.85 5.40 5.75 66.84
Highest Precipitation (in.) 11.07 10.70 13.57 12.10 15.32 11.88 13.70 14.85 13.69 9.65 11.08 11.77 15.32
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1998 1977 1979 1976 1989 1989 1992 1977 1995 1992 1983 1976
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.76 0.40 1.14 0.79 0.29 0.62 2.03 0.75 0.16 0.01 1.51 0.61 0.01
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1986 2000 1986 1980 1981 1985 2000 1981 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 827. 655. 487. 250. 96. 7. 0. 0. 27. 245. 478. 741. 3813.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 1. 10. 93. 213. 338. 291. 143. 27. 2. 0. 1118.

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