Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
39.5°F
(4.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1950
Ties: 1901, 1910
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1993
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1979
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1924, 1975, 1979, 2015
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1930, 1962, 2004, 2018
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1899, 1930
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1897
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1958, 1959
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1936, 1967, 2001
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1911, 1936, 1969, 1984, 2001
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1896
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1915, 1938
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1907, 1913, 1937, 1951, 1995
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1921, 1926, 1930, 1936, 1941, 1945
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019, 2020
Ties: 1925, 1938, 1942, 1975, 1986, 1995, 1996
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1978, 1985
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1907, 1921, 1980, 1985

Citing This Page

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