Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of May 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1973

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1907
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1960
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 1945
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2017
Ties: 1981
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1958
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1896, 2004, 2013
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1935, 1946, 1975
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2012
Ties: 1897, 1898, 1923, 2018
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1920, 1943, 1955, 1994, 2009
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1904, 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1920, 1938, 1947, 1948, 2003, 2009, 2011
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1918, 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1896, 1917, 1920, 1928, 1979
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1977
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1917, 1928, 1948, 1979
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1899, 1983
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1918, 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1908, 1915, 1975
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1907, 1913, 1914, 1937, 1940, 1944, 1947, 1952, 1996, 1998, 2010
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2017
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1914, 1917, 1920, 1930, 1937, 1942, 1988
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018, 2019
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1909, 1913, 1930, 1948, 1989, 1995, 1996, 2015
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1985
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1907, 1919

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/