SALUDA, SOUTH CAROLINA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 53.4 58.6 66.7 75.4 82.7 89.3 92.7 90.7 85.1 75.4 65.7 56.1 74.3
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 64.9 66.4 74.2 82.2 88.4 94.1 99.6 98.1 91.0 82.2 71.2 65.8 99.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1997 1977 2000 1981 1993 1980 1980 1984 1973 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 43.9 50.3 59.4 68.9 78.4 83.3 88.2 86.3 80.8 70.3 59.0 45.7 43.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1984 1976 1997 1975 1981 1989 1988 1997 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 42.1 45.7 53.5 61.5 69.7 77.4 81.1 79.5 73.5 61.9 52.7 44.6 61.9
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 53.7 50.9 60.0 66.2 74.0 82.2 85.4 83.7 78.4 69.4 61.2 54.2 85.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1997 1981 2000 1981 1993 1980 1980 1984 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 32.6 37.2 47.2 56.0 65.4 73.5 77.7 76.3 69.8 55.4 45.8 36.1 32.6
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1983 1997 1972 1975 1976 1983 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 30.7 32.7 40.3 47.5 56.7 65.4 69.5 68.2 61.8 48.3 39.6 33.0 49.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 42.5 38.2 47.1 52.5 62.7 70.2 72.2 71.2 65.7 57.5 52.1 43.4 72.2
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1986 1973 1999 1975 1981 1980 1995 1980 1985 1985 1971 1980
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 21.3 24.0 34.9 42.4 50.3 61.2 66.3 63.4 55.4 38.5 31.7 26.2 21.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1978 1978 1971 1983 1997 1988 1978 1976 1983 1987 1976 2000 1978
Mean Precipitation (in.) 5.02 4.09 4.98 3.11 3.51 4.04 4.69 4.55 3.59 3.30 3.25 3.66 47.79
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.53 7.41 11.41 7.22 7.83 9.13 11.27 8.99 8.21 10.45 8.71 8.49 11.41
Year Highest Occurred 2000 1979 1980 1979 1984 1989 1975 1986 2000 1990 1992 1981 1980
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.90 1.23 0.84 0.54 0.12 0.57 0.44 1.43 0.18 0.02 0.27 0.44 0.02
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1994 2000 1983 1980 1980 1985 2000 1973 1988 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 712. 542. 365. 148. 33. 1. 0. 0. 6. 162. 380. 633. 2982.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 9. 41. 179. 371. 500. 448. 260. 65. 8. 0. 1881.

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