BENS RUN 1 SSE, WEST VIRGINIA

NCDC 1971-2000 Monthly Normals

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
Mean Max. Temperature (F) 38.9 42.6 53.2 64.4 73.6 81.5 84.6 83.1 77.3 65.8 54.0 43.4 63.5
Highest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 48.2 52.6 61.7 70.1 81.2 85.4 89.8 89.0 81.7 72.9 60.2 51.7 89.8
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1976 1973 1985 1977 1984 1988 1983 1998 1971 1994 1971 1988
Lowest Mean Max. Temperature (F) 26.5 31.5 45.5 58.5 67.7 75.0 80.5 78.0 71.9 58.5 45.7 30.0 26.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1984 1975 1997 1972 2000 1992 1975 1988 1996 1989 1977
Mean Temperature (F) 28.9 31.5 41.0 50.9 60.2 68.9 72.9 71.6 65.0 52.7 43.1 33.5 51.7
Highest Mean Temperature (F) 37.7 39.4 49.7 55.5 67.1 71.4 76.4 75.8 68.4 59.7 49.9 40.6 76.4
Year Highest Occurred 1990 1998 1973 1981 1991 1994 1999 1995 1978 1984 1985 1971 1999
Lowest Mean Temperature (F) 15.5 18.0 34.3 45.5 54.6 63.1 69.8 67.7 61.6 45.8 36.0 19.5 15.5
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1975 1997 1972 1996 1992 1975 1988 1976 1989 1977
Mean Min. Temperature (F) 18.8 20.4 28.7 37.4 46.8 56.2 61.2 60.0 52.6 39.6 32.2 23.6 39.8
Highest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 28.2 30.0 37.6 41.3 54.5 59.1 63.7 65.1 57.9 49.3 42.7 30.1 65.1
Year Highest Occurred 1998 1998 1973 1981 1991 1995 1999 1995 1971 1984 1985 1984 1995
Lowest Mean Min. Temperature (F) 4.4 4.4 22.4 31.2 41.4 51.2 57.8 56.2 48.3 32.8 24.5 9.0 4.4
Year Lowest Occurred 1977 1978 1996 1971 1997 1972 1972 1976 1976 1987 1976 1989 1977
Mean Precipitation (in.) 3.30 2.85 3.50 3.42 4.59 3.89 4.37 4.15 2.97 2.87 3.57 3.31 42.79
Highest Precipitation (in.) 6.68 5.01 5.76 5.74 7.70 8.86 7.96 9.83 7.13 6.49 11.59 7.67 11.59
Year Highest Occurred 1979 1981 1997 1973 1983 1974 1992 1975 1971 1983 1985 1990 1985
Lowest Precipitation (in.) 0.89 0.49 1.18 1.42 1.64 1.26 1.80 1.22 0.64 0.91 0.72 1.75 0.49
Year Lowest Occurred 1981 1978 1971 1971 1993 1988 1975 1983 1984 1982 1976 1976 1978
Heating Degree Days (F) 1121. 938. 746. 424. 195. 28. 3. 10. 74. 391. 658. 977. 5565.
Cooling Degree Days (F) 0. 0. 0. 1. 47. 143. 247. 213. 71. 10. 0. 0. 732.

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