Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1968
1-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1988
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1962 1919
Ties: 1932
Sep–Oct 1968
2-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1902, 1928, 2011, 2012
Aug–Oct 1968
3-Month
68.9°F
(20.5°C)
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1976
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1900, 2007
Ties: 1928, 1953
Jul–Oct 1968
4-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1900
Ties: 1935, 1938, 1960, 1984, 2004
Jun–Oct 1968
5-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 1900, 2016
Ties: 1905, 1930, 1978, 1987, 1999, 2009, 2013
May–Oct 1968
6-Month
70.0°F
(21.1°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2018, 2019
Ties: 1969, 1989
Apr–Oct 1968
7-Month
68.3°F
(20.2°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1908, 1913, 1927, 1950, 1958, 1962, 1984, 1996, 2003
Mar–Oct 1968
8-Month
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1914, 1956, 1987, 1994, 1999
Feb–Oct 1968
9-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1895, 1967
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1992
Jan–Oct 1968
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1895, 1940
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1981
Dec 1967–Oct 1968
11-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1924, 1960
Nov 1967–Oct 1968
12-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1977
May 1967–Oct 1968
18-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904, 1918, 1968
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1904, 1918
Nov 1966–Oct 1968
24-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1905
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1969
Nov 1965–Oct 1968
36-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1968, 1969
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1969
Nov 1964–Oct 1968
48-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1969
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1904, 1907, 1963
Nov 1963–Oct 1968
60-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967, 1970
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2020
Ties: 1964

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/