Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1972
1-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1964 1988
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1919
Sep–Oct 1972
2-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Aug–Oct 1972
3-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900, 2007
Ties: 1996
Jul–Oct 1972
4-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900
Ties: 1937, 1940, 1946
Jun–Oct 1972
5-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900, 2016
May–Oct 1972
6-Month
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018, 2019
Ties: 1974
Apr–Oct 1972
7-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Mar–Oct 1972
8-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016
Ties: 1924, 1966, 1992
Feb–Oct 1972
9-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1895, 1967
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1924, 1958, 1966
Jan–Oct 1972
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1895, 1940
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1912, 1961
Dec 1971–Oct 1972
11-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1897, 1926, 1946, 1947, 1983
Nov 1971–Oct 1972
12-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1916, 1928, 1929, 1987
May 1971–Oct 1972
18-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1918, 1968
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1946, 1947, 1971, 1976
Nov 1970–Oct 1972
24-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2017
Ties: 1907, 1912, 1919, 1956, 1960, 1984
Nov 1969–Oct 1972
36-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1968, 1969
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1984
Nov 1968–Oct 1972
48-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1969
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1920, 1984
Nov 1967–Oct 1972
60-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967, 1970
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1963 2020
Ties: 1907, 1918, 1963, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/