Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1941
1-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1896
Ties: 1955, 1987, 1998
Apr–May 1941
2-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1907
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1957, 2012
Mar–May 1941
3-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1960
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Feb–May 1941
4-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1895
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2012
Jan–May 1941
5-Month
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1895
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1931, 1983
Dec 1940–May 1941
6-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904, 1978
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1940–May 1941
7-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1988, 2001
Oct 1940–May 1941
8-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1914
Sep 1940–May 1941
9-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1924
Aug 1940–May 1941
10-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1910, 1951, 1981, 1988
Jul 1940–May 1941
11-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1968, 1977
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1996, 2001
Jun 1940–May 1941
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904, 1968
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1911, 1917, 1983, 1984, 2001
Dec 1939–May 1941
18-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1905
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1969
Jun 1939–May 1941
24-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1905
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2017
Ties: 1961, 1965, 1971, 1981
Jun 1938–May 1941
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1926, 1942, 1985
Jun 1937–May 1941
48-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1969, 1970
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2019
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1926, 1996
Jun 1936–May 1941
60-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1927, 1929, 1930, 1942, 1943, 1948, 1975, 1988, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/