Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 2005
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1906, 1959
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
61st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1951, 1961
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1906, 1934, 1948, 1949, 2012, 2013
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1939, 1947, 1951, 1979
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1923, 1959, 1993, 2004
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1897, 1923, 1926, 1932, 1949, 1970, 1978, 1994
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1953, 2012
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 2002
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1948, 1977
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 2003
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1898, 1948, 1974, 1994, 2010
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1904
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016, 2017
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1967
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1926, 1952, 1974, 2000, 2004, 2010
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1968, 1969
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019, 2020
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1915, 1920, 1926, 1930, 1958, 1959, 1972, 1996
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1969
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019, 2020
Ties: 1925, 1940, 1944, 1945, 1947, 1975, 1990, 1998
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1969, 1970
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1900, 1932, 1937, 1946, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/