BLACKSBURG 3 SE, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 41.1 44.8 53.3 62.9 71.5 78.6 82.5 81.3 75.3 65.3 55.0 44.9 63.0
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 52.2 54.5 62.6 69.3 77.3 82.0 87.5 86.3 81.4 71.7 61.7 56.6 87.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1976 1982 1987 1993 1983 1998 1984 1999 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 28.7 33.3 46.3 57.3 66.6 72.9 77.6 76.8 71.3 58.9 47.5 33.7 28.7
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1987 1992 1992 2000 1992 1996 1988 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 30.9 33.5 41.4 50.0 58.9 66.9 71.1 69.6 63.0 51.7 42.8 34.1 51.2
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 41.6 41.5 48.0 55.0 64.3 70.7 75.4 73.0 67.8 59.7 49.0 43.4 75.4
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1994 1991 1994 1993 1975 1978 1984 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 18.9 23.0 35.3 46.2 53.6 61.6 68.0 67.2 59.6 44.4 35.9 24.0 18.9
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1997 1973 1974 1984 1985 1976 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 20.6 22.1 29.4 37.0 46.3 55.2 59.7 57.8 50.7 38.0 30.6 23.2 39.2
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 31.0 28.5 34.6 41.9 52.8 60.0 63.5 62.4 55.1 47.6 38.4 30.1 63.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1990 1994 1991 1989 1994 1995 1978 1984 1985 1984 1994
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 9.1 12.7 22.0 29.7 39.9 48.6 55.9 53.9 44.5 29.9 24.0 13.6 9.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1971 1971 1973 1974 1983 1976 1983 1988 1976 1985 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.37 3.02 3.83 3.83 4.39 3.93 4.17 3.68 3.39 3.19 2.96 2.87 42.63
Highest Precipitation (in.) 7.41 6.28 8.33 7.75 9.75 8.66 9.35 7.46 8.09 9.14 7.41 6.03 9.75
Year Highest Occurred 1998 1982 1975 1987 1971 1976 1992 1985 1989 1976 1977 1973 1971
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.60 0.38 1.33 1.21 1.41 0.91 1.56 1.64 0.49 0.02 0.49 0.32 0.02
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1980 1988 1976 1994 1990 1998 1987 1991 2000 1981 1989 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 1059. 883. 733. 452. 219. 47. 7. 11. 106. 418. 665. 959. 5559.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 0. 31. 104. 196. 151. 46. 5. 0. 0. 533.

Southeast Regional Climate Center, sercc@climate.ncsu.edu