PHILPOTT DAM 2, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 46.0 50.1 58.6 68.4 76.0 83.0 86.8 85.6 79.3 70.1 59.9 49.7 67.8
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.0 59.1 65.0 75.4 81.4 86.5 91.1 89.8 86.0 75.9 68.0 59.6 91.1
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1990 1995 1994 1982 1986 1977 1983 1998 2000 1990 1984 1977
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 34.8 38.4 53.2 61.5 71.5 78.5 81.9 80.9 74.0 63.7 53.5 40.5 34.8
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1993 1983 1992 1992 2000 1992 1975 1976 1976 2000 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 36.0 38.5 46.4 55.1 63.9 72.1 76.4 75.0 68.3 57.3 48.2 39.2 56.4
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 44.4 45.0 51.0 59.9 69.2 75.4 79.7 78.3 72.3 64.8 56.1 46.8 79.7
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1990 1994 1991 1981 1993 1995 1998 1984 1985 1984 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 27.0 29.3 41.9 51.2 59.2 67.8 72.9 71.6 65.1 51.5 43.4 30.4 27.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1997 1997 1972 2000 1992 1981 1988 1996 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 26.0 26.8 34.1 41.7 51.8 61.1 65.9 64.3 57.3 44.4 36.4 28.6 44.9
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 34.0 31.4 39.6 44.8 58.5 64.7 68.9 67.8 61.4 54.8 46.6 35.7 68.9
Year Highest Occurred 1974 1976 1973 1986 1991 1981 1993 1995 1978 1984 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 19.1 20.1 29.6 38.1 45.1 55.8 63.8 60.5 53.5 37.7 31.7 20.3 19.1
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1981 1989 1997 1972 1972 1997 1976 1987 1996 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.91 3.50 4.55 3.82 4.99 4.46 5.09 4.65 4.69 3.99 3.36 3.32 50.33
Highest Precipitation (in.) 12.44 11.02 10.71 10.78 10.54 10.72 11.86 11.61 17.81 14.16 9.28 10.98 17.81
Year Highest Occurred 1998 1998 1975 1987 1998 1972 1989 1996 1996 1990 1985 1996 1996
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.34 0.33 1.15 0.66 1.04 0.35 1.23 1.35 0.14 0.00 0.77 0.20 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1985 1986 1997 1986 2000 1983 1985 2000 1981 1980 2000
Heating Degree Days (F) 899. 743. 579. 302. 106. 8. 0. 0. 32. 265. 507. 802. 4243.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 4. 72. 219. 352. 307. 133. 25. 0. 0. 1112.

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