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30 Year Climate Normals (Pinopolis Dam)
Max Temp. Mean Temp. Min Temp. Precip CDD HDD
1971-2000 76.4 F 63.9 F 51.4 F 51.01 Inches 1397 3309
1981-2010 75.8 F 64.2 F 52.6 F 49.6 Inches 2119 2391

Temperature Summary (1943-2016)


Highest Maximum: 105 F, August 11, 2007, July 21 1986: Jamestown
Lowest Minimum: 8 F, January 22, 1985; Pinopolis Dam

Precipitation Summary (1943-2016)


Highest Daily Rainfall: 9.5 Inches, October 8, 2016; Moncks Corner 4 N
Annual Average Rainfall: 49.6 Inches Pinopolis Dam
Wettest Year: 1964, 68.96 Inches Pinopolis Dam
Driest Year: 1954, 24.15 Inches Pinopolis Dam
Highest Daily Snowfall: 7.0 Inches, February 23, 1901 Pinopolis

Severe Weather Events

Tornado
33 Tornadoes (1950-2016)
Tornado damage: $8.455 million
26 tornado related injuries
1 tornado related fatality

Thunderstorm Winds
299 Wind events (winds exceeding 50 knots or 58 miles per hour, 1955-2016)

Hail (>1.0 inch)
150 Hail events (1955-2016)

Lightning
18 Lightning events (1993-2016)
Lightning damage: $338,000
1 Lightning related fatalities

Flood
65 Flood Events (1993-2016)

Snow and Ice
7 Winter frozen precipitation events (1993-2016)

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