Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1947
1-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1925
Nov–Dec 1947
2-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1925
Oct–Dec 1947
3-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1924, 1929, 1965
Sep–Dec 1947
4-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1925, 1953
Aug–Dec 1947
5-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1899, 1915, 1939, 1942, 1951, 1979
Jul–Dec 1947
6-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1895, 1908, 1913, 1920, 1957, 1965, 1992
Jun–Dec 1947
7-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1908, 1914, 1964
May–Dec 1947
8-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1914
Apr–Dec 1947
9-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1908, 1951, 1980, 2013
Mar–Dec 1947
10-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1895, 1914, 1915, 1930
Feb–Dec 1947
11-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1924 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1924
Jan–Dec 1947
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1917
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1903, 1961, 1980
Jul 1946–Dec 1947
18-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1904
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016, 2017
Ties: 1901, 1903, 1908, 1928, 1930, 1936
Jan 1946–Dec 1947
24-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1967
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1912, 1919, 1928, 1943, 1951
Jan 1945–Dec 1947
36-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1968, 1969
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019, 2020
Ties: 1900, 1931, 1940, 1943, 1952, 1956, 1998
Jan 1944–Dec 1947
48-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1969
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019, 2020
Ties: 1925, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1945, 1975, 1990, 1998
Jan 1943–Dec 1947
60-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1969, 1970
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1924, 1929, 1931, 1940, 1943, 1948, 1975, 1986, 1987, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/