Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1960
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1917
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1947
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1909, 1910, 1954, 1986, 1994
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
43.8°F
(6.6°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1990, 2020
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1978
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1906, 1948, 1987
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1902, 1904, 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1951, 1982, 2010
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1977
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1980
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1951, 2014
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1896, 1947
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1917, 1993
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1911
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1959, 1961, 1975, 1984, 2010
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1977
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1926, 1983, 1985
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1984, 2010
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1897, 1899, 1917, 1924, 1936, 1937, 1947, 1973
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1970
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1946, 1949, 1952, 2003
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1922, 1924, 1936, 1937, 1946, 1949, 1953, 1957, 2001
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2020
Ties: 1923, 1933, 1949, 1976, 1991, 1993, 2001, 2004, 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/