Climate at a Glance

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 1896
Ties: 1942
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1898 1907
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1921, 1975, 1990, 2013
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1960
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1895
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1926
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1895 1895
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1934, 1977, 1987, 1996
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
31st Coolest Coolest to Date 1904, 1978
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1971
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1924, 1960, 1982
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1910, 1926, 1951
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1967, 1984, 1993
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest to Date 1968, 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1917, 1926, 1983, 1984, 1988
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
45th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904, 1968
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1900, 1906, 1965
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest to Date 1905
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1907, 1920, 1947, 1958, 1994
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1897 1905
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1897, 1921, 1942, 1947, 1972, 1976, 2010
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2018, 2019
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1921, 1940, 1948, 1995
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest to Date 1969, 1970
56th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019
Ties: 1927, 1928, 1929, 1947, 1995, 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/