Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1988
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1919
Ties: 1931, 1954, 1970, 1973, 1995, 2014
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1895, 1923, 1991
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1976
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1900, 2007
Ties: 1895, 1918, 1961, 1977, 2003
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1900
Ties: 1920, 1922, 1923, 1978, 2014
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
71.3°F
(21.8°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1900, 2016
Ties: 1901, 1910, 1960, 1989
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018, 2019
Ties: 1901, 1935, 1955, 2000, 2009
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1935, 1987, 2013
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1967
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1914, 1968, 1987, 1994, 1999
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1895, 1967
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1903, 1926, 1943, 1975, 2009, 2014
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1895, 1940
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1931, 1948, 1965, 1971, 1980, 2003
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1904
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2016
Ties: 1907, 1931, 1948, 1984
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904, 1918, 1968
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1973, 1989, 1993, 1997
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1919, 1960, 1972, 1984
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1968, 1969
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2018
Ties: 1911, 1924, 1930, 1940, 1941, 1988, 1990, 2015
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1969
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1900, 1925, 1944, 1945, 1957, 1994
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1967, 1970
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1937, 1949, 1951, 1955, 1957, 1991, 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/