MEMPHIS WSCMO AP, TENNESSEE

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.6 54.4 63.3 72.4 80.4 88.5 92.1 91.2 85.3 75.1 62.1 52.2 72.1
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 56.8 64.2 68.2 78.9 86.8 92.3 98.8 97.7 91.1 82.4 68.3 62.8 98.8
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1986 1981 1987 1998 1980 1980 1998 1971 1999 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 36.9 42.5 57.9 65.9 74.5 83.7 88.6 85.5 77.2 68.9 54.8 40.5 36.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1979 1978 1996 1983 1976 1974 1989 1992 1974 1988 1972 2000 1979
Mean Temperature (F) 39.9 44.9 53.5 62.1 70.6 78.7 82.5 81.2 74.8 63.8 52.3 43.3 62.3
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 47.9 52.9 58.8 69.1 76.0 83.2 87.7 86.3 80.5 70.0 58.0 53.8 87.7
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1974 1981 1987 1998 1980 1980 1998 1971 1973 1984 1980
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 29.5 34.0 48.0 56.4 64.3 74.1 79.3 76.8 68.5 58.0 44.4 32.7 29.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1976 1974 1972 1992 1974 1976 1976 2000 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 31.3 35.5 43.7 51.9 60.8 68.8 72.9 71.2 64.3 52.5 42.6 34.5 52.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 39.1 41.8 49.6 59.4 66.2 74.0 76.8 75.3 69.9 59.3 48.8 44.7 76.8
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1999 1974 1981 1991 1998 1993 2000 1998 1984 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 21.3 25.5 38.1 47.0 54.2 64.4 69.4 66.1 59.2 46.1 33.9 24.0 21.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1976 1974 1976 1976 1975 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.24 4.31 5.58 5.79 5.15 4.30 4.22 3.00 3.31 3.31 5.76 5.68 54.65
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.90 10.51 12.08 17.13 9.58 10.17 9.96 9.65 6.43 7.75 11.51 13.81 17.13
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1989 1975 1991 1983 1996 1998 1978 1977 1984 1996 1982 1991
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.57 1.12 3.08 1.39 0.83 1.00 0.86 0.61 0.39 0.06 1.49 1.79 0.06
Year Lowest Occurred 1986 1980 1986 1992 1977 1973 1993 1983 1995 1971 1971 1976 1971
Heating Degree Days (F) 770. 565. 366. 144. 22. 0. 0. 0. 13. 121. 381. 659. 3041.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 1. 2. 15. 72. 210. 426. 554. 504. 307. 84. 11. 1. 2187.

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