Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.3°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1962
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1935, 1974
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1996
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1924, 1952
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1916, 1929
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1950 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1924, 1962
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
63.1°F
(17.3°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1916, 1929, 1958, 1979, 1995, 1996
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1967
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1968, 1981
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016, 2017
Ties: 1924, 1961, 1988, 1996
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1959 1967
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1924, 1941, 1965, 1996
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1968, 1969
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019, 2020
Ties: 1917, 1966, 1978, 1980
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1969
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019, 2020
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1978
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1969, 1970
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1916, 1978, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/