CULPEPER, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 44.8 49.3 59.5 70.2 78.5 85.5 89.6 87.2 80.7 69.9 58.6 48.2 68.5
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 56.3 60.4 66.3 76.4 85.0 89.6 93.8 92.0 87.1 74.2 65.1 56.4 93.8
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1990 1994 1991 1986 1999 1983 1998 1995 1999 1984 1999
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 34.0 36.5 53.0 63.9 74.3 80.8 84.9 83.4 75.6 63.2 52.0 38.8 34.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1984 1983 1992 1974 2000 1992 1975 1976 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 34.9 38.5 47.0 56.6 65.5 73.5 77.8 75.8 69.3 57.6 47.6 38.7 56.9
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 42.9 47.6 53.1 61.5 71.6 77.1 80.8 79.1 74.0 63.9 53.6 46.1 80.8
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1990 1994 1991 1994 1987 1983 1998 1984 1985 1984 1987
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 24.3 26.8 41.6 52.8 61.8 69.8 74.1 72.6 66.0 52.5 41.8 25.6 24.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1984 1983 1997 1974 2000 1992 1975 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 24.9 27.6 34.5 42.9 52.4 61.4 65.9 64.3 57.9 45.3 36.5 29.1 45.2
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 33.7 34.7 40.4 46.5 58.2 64.7 68.0 67.0 61.6 54.9 44.9 35.9 68.0
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1973 1994 1991 1994 1987 1995 1971 1971 1985 1971 1987
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 14.5 17.1 30.0 38.2 46.8 58.3 63.3 60.4 54.8 38.8 30.5 12.4 12.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1996 1982 1997 1972 2000 1976 1984 1987 1976 1989 1989
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.26 2.96 3.55 3.32 4.34 4.39 4.23 4.13 4.36 3.81 3.71 3.13 45.19
Highest Precipitation (in.) 9.21 6.53 7.14 10.12 9.38 12.15 7.97 11.81 11.51 12.53 10.90 6.48 12.53
Year Highest Occurred 1978 1984 1975 1983 1989 1972 1989 1984 1975 1976 1985 1973 1976
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.28 0.38 0.96 0.87 1.62 0.62 0.97 0.82 1.07 0.22 0.79 0.50 0.22
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1981 1985 1997 1980 1983 1983 1985 2000 1981 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 934. 742. 559. 262. 75. 3. 0. 0. 23. 253. 524. 817. 4192.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 8. 89. 257. 394. 332. 152. 24. 0. 0. 1256.

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