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Old 11-09-2014, 07:20 AM
 
Location: Portsmouth, UK/Swanage, UK
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For example, in winter, taking feel likes and wind-chill's out of the equation, for my location I find:

Above warm: Above 17C
Warm: 14C - 16.9C
Mild: 10C to 14.9C
Cool: 8C - 9.9C (9C average max for Portsmouth's coldest month - February)
Chilly: 6C - 7.9C
Cold: 1C - 5.9C
Frigid: Below Freezing

So what about you? What do you find above warm, warm, mild, cool, chilly, cold and frigid for winter?

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Old 11-09-2014, 07:26 AM
 
Location: Sydney, Australia
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Above warm: Above 24C
Warm: 21-24C
Mild: 18-20C
Cool: 14-17C
Chilly: 10-13C
Cold: 5-9C
Frigid: Below 5C
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Old 11-09-2014, 07:32 AM
 
Location: Portsmouth, UK/Swanage, UK
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Above warm: Above 24C
Warm: 21-24C
Mild: 18-20C
Cool: 14-17C
Chilly: 10-13C
Cold: 5-9C
Frigid: Below 5C
Haha... ahhh.... How I would love a Sydney winter! LOL
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Old 11-09-2014, 09:57 AM
 
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Winter defined as December, January, and February.

Daytime highs:


Hot= above 83 F
Warm= 75-83 F
Mild= 65-75 F
Cool= 58-65
Cold= less than 58 F
Frigid= doesn't happen here

Night time lows

Warm: above 58 F
Mild: 50-58 F
Cool: 42-50 F
Cold: Less than 42 F
Frigid: doesn't happen here

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Old 11-09-2014, 10:11 AM
 
Location: Sweden
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Above warm: Above 10C
Warm: 5-10C
Mild: 0-5C
Cool: 0C to -7C (9C average max for Portsmouth's coldest month - February)
Chilly: -7C to -15C
Cold: -15C to -20C
Frigid: Below -20C

Which means last winter was Mild/Chilly (2013-2014)
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Old 11-09-2014, 10:14 AM
 
Location: SE Michigan
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Based on when I was living in the Pacific Northwest:

Daytime highs:

Warm= above 60F
Mild= 50-60 F
Cool= 40-50
Cold= 30s
Frigid= Very rare. (20s?)

Night time lows

Warm: above 50F
Mild: 40-50 F
Cool: 32-40 F
Cold: Less than 32 F
Frigid: Anything in the 20s.

Average winter temps are therefore usually in the "cool" range for me. Now that I'm in the Northeast, I guess things will be somewhat different.
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Old 11-09-2014, 10:45 AM
 
Location: South Jersey
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Above warm: Above 60F (16C)
Warm: 50 - 60F (10 - 16C)
Mild: 40 - 50F (4 - 10C)
Cool/Chilly: 32 - 40F (0 - 4C)
Cold: 10 - 32F (-12C - 0c)
Frigid: Below 10F (-12C)
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Old 11-09-2014, 12:08 PM
 
Location: Lexington, KY
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Above Warm: Above 77F (25C)
Warm: 70-77F (21-25C)
Mild: 65-70F (18-20C)
Cool: 60-65F (16-18C)
Chilly: 50-60F (10-16C)
Cold: 32-50F (0-10C)
Frigid: Below 32F (0C)
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Old 11-09-2014, 02:18 PM
 
Location: Paris, Île-de-France, France
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Daily Maximum Temperatures in Winter

Above warm: Above 55.0°F (Above 12.8°C)
Warm: 50.0~54.9°F (10.0~12.7°C)
Mild: 45.0~49.9°F (7.2~9.9°C)
Cool: 40.0~44.9°F (4.4~7.2°C)
Chilly: 32.0~39.9°F (0.0°~4.4°C)
Cold: 25.0~31.9°F (-3.9°~-0.1°C)
Frigid: Below 24.9°F (Below -3.9°C)
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Old 11-09-2014, 02:21 PM
 
Location: Littleton, CO
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Ah... so few people living in a Continental climate at altitude.

Above Warm: Above 60F (15.5C)
Warm: 50 - 60F (10 - 15.5C)
Mild: 40 - 50F (4.5 - 10C)
Cool: 32 - 40F (0 - 4.5C)
Chilly: 21 - 32F (-7 - 0C)
Cold: 1 - 20F (-17 - -7C)
Frigid: Below 0F (-18C)

We get plenty of sunlight during the day, so it doesn't really feel cold until it's 20F. It takes a little while, but you get used to the temps. I've shoveled snow in just a long sleeve shirt and jeans when it's 25F and not felt cold.
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