BIG MEADOWS 2, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 34.8 37.7 45.4 55.8 64.4 71.5 75.4 73.4 67.5 57.8 48.1 38.7 55.9
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 44.4 46.7 52.0 63.7 69.2 75.1 79.7 78.5 72.6 65.4 54.2 47.9 79.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1977 1999 1991 1993 1987 1988 1998 1991 1994 1984 1987
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 24.0 27.2 38.0 50.0 60.5 67.0 70.6 69.1 61.9 51.1 41.1 27.1 24.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1983 1992 1972 1996 1996 1996 1976 1997 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 25.8 28.6 35.8 45.4 54.5 62.1 66.1 64.4 58.5 48.2 39.1 29.9 46.5
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 36.1 35.6 42.4 50.4 59.3 65.3 70.1 67.6 64.1 55.5 47.0 39.5 70.1
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1990 1973 1999 1982 1973 1999 1978 1998 1984 1985 1984 1999
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 15.0 18.6 29.7 40.5 47.9 57.9 62.2 60.7 54.5 40.5 32.8 17.7 15.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1975 1994 1992 1976 1976 1988 1988 1995 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 16.8 19.4 26.2 35.0 44.5 52.7 56.7 55.4 49.4 38.5 30.1 21.1 37.2
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 27.7 25.8 34.5 39.7 50.2 57.1 61.0 60.3 55.5 47.8 39.9 31.0 61.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1998 1973 1985 1998 1973 1994 1995 1998 1971 1985 1984 1994
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 5.0 10.0 19.8 30.1 33.8 46.9 51.8 49.1 42.1 27.5 23.2 8.2 5.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1994 1978 1993 1988 1994 1992 1976 1992 1988 1988 1976 1989 1994
Mean Precipitation (in.) 4.12 3.38 3.91 4.10 5.10 5.15 4.90 4.36 6.04 5.13 4.87 3.82 54.88
Highest Precipitation (in.) 11.13 11.45 9.55 11.48 11.60 18.03 11.34 8.01 19.87 15.07 21.33 8.41 21.33
Year Highest Occurred 1996 1984 1993 1987 1971 1972 1981 1979 1996 1972 1985 1992 1985
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.29 0.52 1.05 1.71 1.75 1.01 0.74 1.09 0.69 0.12 0.69 0.84 0.12
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1981 1995 1977 1980 1983 1991 1978 2000 1998 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 1216. 1021. 905. 589. 334. 117. 43. 75. 207. 526. 778. 1087. 6898.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 0. 7. 29. 76. 56. 10. 2. 0. 0. 180.

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