TANGIER ISLAND, VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 44.4 46.8 54.7 64.8 74.3 82.9 87.6 86.2 80.9 69.8 59.7 49.8 66.8
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 55.1 55.2 62.5 71.4 81.5 87.1 92.2 89.7 85.6 74.2 66.4 66.9 92.2
Year Highest Occurred 1972 1990 2000 1994 1991 1993 1993 1995 1998 1990 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 32.3 32.4 49.4 59.2 71.1 76.8 83.5 83.5 78.4 63.6 53.2 37.1 32.3
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1978 1972 1972 1978 1972 1984 1977 1976 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 37.8 39.5 46.5 56.0 65.5 74.5 79.7 78.3 73.0 62.0 51.9 42.6 58.9
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 46.7 46.6 51.2 61.6 72.5 78.8 84.6 81.7 76.7 68.4 59.5 54.4 84.6
Year Highest Occurred 1972 1990 2000 1994 1991 1991 1993 1988 1998 1971 1985 1971 1993
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 26.2 26.3 41.3 50.3 60.8 68.6 74.9 74.4 70.8 55.6 45.5 30.0 26.2
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1978 1978 1972 2000 2000 1996 1977 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 31.1 32.1 38.3 47.1 56.6 66.0 71.7 70.3 65.0 54.2 44.1 35.4 51.0
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 38.4 38.5 42.6 52.4 63.5 71.1 76.9 74.9 68.0 63.7 52.6 47.1 76.9
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1998 1976 1985 1991 1989 1993 1988 1983 1971 1985 1972 1993
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 20.0 20.2 33.1 41.3 49.9 60.3 65.2 63.7 60.4 47.0 36.7 22.8 20.0
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1979 1996 1978 1978 1972 2000 1973 1973 1978 2000 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.14 3.18 4.54 2.79 3.64 2.87 3.96 3.74 3.56 3.08 2.96 3.21 40.67
Highest Precipitation (in.) 6.65 7.52 10.68 5.68 7.49 7.87 10.06 10.01 12.17 6.40 7.44 6.96 12.17
Year Highest Occurred 1987 1998 1994 1993 1995 1982 2000 1989 1979 1976 1997 1983 1979
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.17 1.34 1.16 0.41 0.58 1.01 0.00 0.40 0.61 0.04 0.80 0.37 0.00
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1986 1985 1986 1990 1983 1997 1978 2000 1991 1971 1983
Heating Degree Days (F) 845. 716. 573. 283. 78. 8. 0. 0. 4. 161. 397. 701. 3766.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 12. 92. 291. 453. 411. 243. 68. 5. 0. 1575.

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