Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1911
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
3.9°F
(2.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1956
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1906, 1934, 1942, 1949, 2012, 2013
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2015
Ties: 1896, 1977, 1987, 2014
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1906, 1912, 1927, 1982
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1946, 1959, 2003, 2008
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1898, 1923, 1977, 1982, 2006
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1919, 1922, 1936, 1953, 1977, 2005
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1942, 1977
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1911, 1927, 1945, 2001
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1898, 1942, 1974, 1994, 2010
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016, 2017
Ties: 1956, 1959, 1973, 2009
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1967
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1909, 1920, 1925, 1972
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1968, 1969
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019, 2020
Ties: 1945, 1990
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1969
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2019, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1900, 1928, 1938, 1986
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1969, 1970
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1924, 1929, 1931, 1940, 1943, 1947, 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/