ASHLAND 1 SW, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 45.7 50.2 59.5 70.0 76.3 83.3 87.1 85.4 79.3 68.6 59.2 49.5 67.8
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.4 61.4 64.6 76.6 81.4 87.3 91.8 91.0 85.7 75.9 64.5 58.4 91.8
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1977 1985 1991 1986 1983 1983 1998 1984 1985 1971 1983
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 34.0 37.0 53.5 65.2 71.9 78.9 81.2 80.5 74.9 62.5 51.6 38.5 34.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1984 1983 1992 1974 2000 1992 2000 1976 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 35.5 38.9 47.2 56.5 64.5 72.3 76.6 75.0 68.7 57.2 47.8 39.2 56.6
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 44.2 47.5 51.2 61.9 70.3 75.3 79.9 79.1 73.8 64.6 55.3 47.0 79.9
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1990 1994 1991 1989 1987 1988 1998 1984 1985 1971 1987
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 23.5 26.4 42.2 52.0 61.1 68.4 72.8 71.7 65.5 52.5 40.7 28.4 23.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1978 1975 1992 1974 2000 1996 2000 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 25.3 27.6 34.8 43.0 52.6 61.2 66.0 64.6 58.0 45.7 36.3 28.9 45.3
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 33.6 34.8 40.2 48.4 59.1 65.1 69.7 68.6 61.9 56.4 46.0 35.7 69.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1994 1991 1989 1991 1988 1998 1971 1985 1971 1991
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 12.9 15.8 29.6 37.0 49.5 56.0 62.3 61.1 52.9 38.6 27.9 18.2 12.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1981 1971 1981 1979 1976 1982 1984 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.74 3.23 4.24 3.26 4.15 3.29 4.26 3.84 3.96 3.42 3.30 3.35 44.04
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.82 7.32 9.43 5.95 8.36 8.67 7.69 9.54 14.33 8.61 7.71 6.84 14.33
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1998 1994 1987 1990 1972 1975 1985 1999 1995 1985 1973 1999
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.88 0.51 1.53 0.54 0.99 0.35 0.20 0.60 0.59 0.01 0.70 0.62 0.01
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1985 1991 1980 1983 1998 1986 2000 1981 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 915. 731. 553. 262. 84. 6. 0. 1. 32. 268. 518. 800. 4170.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 6. 67. 225. 357. 310. 143. 23. 0. 0. 1131.

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