BEDFORD, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 44.2 48.4 57.8 67.3 74.3 81.8 86.2 84.8 78.1 68.6 58.8 48.9 66.6
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.0 57.8 62.8 73.5 81.3 86.9 91.0 91.3 84.9 72.6 65.8 57.5 91.3
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 2000 1981 1982 1981 1987 1983 1980 1984 1990 1984 1983
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 30.8 37.2 51.3 62.5 68.9 76.6 80.3 79.8 73.5 61.7 51.8 37.1 30.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1997 1989 1992 2000 1986 1996 1976 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 34.6 37.3 45.9 54.8 63.3 71.3 75.7 74.0 67.5 56.8 47.1 38.6 55.6
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 44.9 44.5 50.5 60.6 68.1 76.0 79.3 79.0 73.7 62.5 54.4 46.1 79.3
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1990 1994 1982 1981 1980 1980 1980 1971 1985 1971 1980
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 22.1 27.9 40.9 51.1 58.5 66.6 72.2 70.2 62.4 48.2 40.4 27.3 22.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1988 1989 1972 2000 1989 1984 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 24.9 26.1 34.0 42.3 52.3 60.7 65.1 63.1 56.8 44.9 35.3 28.3 44.5
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 34.8 32.1 39.0 47.6 57.9 65.1 69.8 66.9 62.5 54.0 43.3 35.3 69.8
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1997 1990 1994 1991 1981 1991 1980 1980 1971 1985 1971 1991
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 13.4 18.6 27.5 37.2 46.5 54.9 61.4 59.0 51.1 34.6 28.2 17.4 13.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1988 1988 1988 1988 1988 1981 1984 1988 1988 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.46 3.20 3.81 3.78 4.57 4.24 4.54 3.51 3.95 3.47 3.16 3.11 44.80
Highest Precipitation (in.) 8.68 6.77 8.96 12.21 10.19 13.12 8.31 7.59 11.27 13.86 9.49 6.73 13.86
Year Highest Occurred 1998 1998 1975 1987 1989 1995 1994 1985 1999 1990 1985 1983 1990
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.38 0.58 1.12 1.12 1.68 0.68 0.84 0.85 0.28 0.00 1.17 0.93 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1988 1995 1994 1986 1976 1987 1985 2000 1998 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 944. 777. 592. 311. 113. 12. 0. 6. 52. 275. 539. 818. 4439.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 5. 60. 198. 329. 283. 125. 20. 1. 0. 1021.

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