EMPORIA 1 WNW, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 49.0 52.3 60.9 70.8 78.2 85.4 89.2 87.7 81.9 71.8 62.5 52.8 70.2
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 58.5 62.5 67.0 76.9 83.6 90.1 93.6 92.3 86.3 77.2 68.8 61.8 93.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1985 1991 1987 1993 1983 1980 1984 1999 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 38.2 41.9 54.7 65.5 74.2 81.6 84.9 83.6 78.4 66.5 54.9 41.0 38.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1987 1992 1972 2000 1992 1999 1976 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 37.7 40.4 48.2 57.2 65.6 73.4 77.9 76.2 70.0 58.6 49.4 41.2 58.0
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 47.5 47.7 52.9 62.5 70.9 76.6 82.6 78.9 74.0 65.5 57.8 48.4 82.6
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1976 1985 1991 1994 1993 1999 1980 1984 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 27.4 31.7 43.4 53.8 61.5 69.2 74.7 72.9 66.7 51.9 42.6 28.9 27.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1997 1997 1972 1984 1982 1984 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 26.3 28.5 35.5 43.6 53.0 61.3 66.5 64.6 58.0 45.3 36.3 29.5 45.7
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 36.5 34.5 41.6 48.0 58.1 66.8 71.5 68.5 62.2 56.3 47.5 35.8 71.5
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1998 1973 1985 1991 1994 1993 1999 1998 1971 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 16.5 21.5 30.7 39.8 47.9 56.8 63.1 60.1 52.5 36.3 28.9 16.7 16.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1981 1989 1997 1972 1983 1982 1981 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.96 3.14 4.16 3.34 3.88 3.30 4.54 4.34 4.21 3.46 2.98 3.05 44.36
Highest Precipitation (in.) 10.24 5.19 8.34 8.51 7.87 7.54 14.50 11.66 16.50 9.30 8.28 6.29 16.50
Year Highest Occurred 1987 1984 1993 1987 1971 1989 1975 1990 1999 1971 1985 1973 1999
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.48 0.72 1.17 0.78 0.66 1.04 0.72 1.07 0.47 0.00 0.98 0.58 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1991 1985 1985 1987 1999 1983 1975 1986 2000 1974 1988 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 848. 689. 521. 243. 67. 4. 0. 0. 21. 236. 470. 740. 3839.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 8. 86. 254. 398. 347. 168. 35. 2. 0. 1298.

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