Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1973, 1974, 1979
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2015
Ties: 1906, 1942
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1923, 2012
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1926, 1961, 1991, 2014
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1923, 1942, 1993, 2004
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1946, 1948, 2003, 2008
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1949, 1970, 1987, 2001
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1970, 1971, 1999, 2001, 2006
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1902, 1925, 1934, 1970, 2001, 2003
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1957, 1977, 1999, 2006
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1941, 1954, 1956
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016, 2017
Ties: 1948, 1956, 1973, 2009
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1967
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017, 2019
Ties: 1978, 1982, 1988, 1997
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1968, 1969
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1908, 1912, 1915, 1920, 1926, 1930, 1942, 1958, 1972, 1996
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1969
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1911, 1929, 1937, 1976, 1985, 1995
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1969, 1970
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1928, 1930, 1958, 1974, 1977, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/