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What was the average day time high for the month of August?

Posted September 12, 2007 11:45 a.m. EDT

MIKE MOSS SAYS:      Roscoe,   August was a very hot month of course, with a mean temperature (84.1) at the Raleigh-Durham airport that greatly exceeded the previous record for that measurement. The average daily high for the month at RDU was an even 96 degrees, while the average low was 72.2, exceeding the normal monthly values of 87.2 and 67.2, respectively.