Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1946
1-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
3.6°F
(2.0°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2015
Ties: 1922, 2014
Nov–Dec 1946
2-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 2011
Oct–Dec 1946
3-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Sep–Dec 1946
4-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1919, 1984
Aug–Dec 1946
5-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1986, 2006
Jul–Dec 1946
6-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1932, 1949, 1975, 1991, 1994, 2003
Jun–Dec 1946
7-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1948, 1959, 2003, 2008
May–Dec 1946
8-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1897, 1906, 1978, 2003, 2009, 2014
Apr–Dec 1946
9-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1897, 1912, 1926, 1932, 1938, 1973, 1975, 1987
Mar–Dec 1946
10-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1896
Feb–Dec 1946
11-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1949, 1953, 2004
Jan–Dec 1946
12-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1999
Jul 1945–Dec 1946
18-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1904
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2016, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1994
Jan 1945–Dec 1946
24-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1967
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017, 2019
Ties: 1950, 1954, 1986, 1998
Jan 1944–Dec 1946
36-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1968, 1969
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1927, 1975, 2001, 2010, 2015
Jan 1943–Dec 1946
48-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1969
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1921, 1941, 1950, 1957, 1987, 1994
Jan 1942–Dec 1946
60-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1969, 1970
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1900, 1932, 1937, 1942, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1999

Citing This Page

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