Climate at a Glance

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1973
1-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1988
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1919
Ties: 1931, 1954, 1956, 1970, 1995, 2014
Sep–Oct 1973
2-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1915, 1936, 2010
Aug–Oct 1973
3-Month
69.9°F
(21.1°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1976
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900, 2007
Ties: 1915, 1925, 1959
Jul–Oct 1973
4-Month
71.4°F
(21.9°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900
Ties: 1910, 1912, 1955, 1971, 1983, 1995
Jun–Oct 1973
5-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1900, 2016
Ties: 1899, 1970, 1971, 1990
May–Oct 1973
6-Month
70.7°F
(21.5°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2018, 2019
Ties: 1897, 1971, 1985
Apr–Oct 1973
7-Month
68.7°F
(20.4°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 2006
Mar–Oct 1973
8-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2016
Ties: 1905, 1935, 1949, 1970, 2005
Feb–Oct 1973
9-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895, 1967
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1910, 1913, 1999
Jan–Oct 1973
10-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895, 1940
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1903, 1906, 1910, 1926, 1936, 2009
Dec 1972–Oct 1973
11-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1896, 1937, 1974, 2006, 2009, 2011
Nov 1972–Oct 1973
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016
Ties: 1896, 1903, 1934, 1993, 2015
May 1972–Oct 1973
18-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904, 1918, 1968
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1914, 1931, 1956, 1989, 1993, 1997
Nov 1971–Oct 1973
24-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1900, 1911, 1928, 1936, 1976, 2001
Nov 1970–Oct 1973
36-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1968, 1969
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1914, 1915, 1928, 1931, 1948, 1994, 1998
Nov 1969–Oct 1973
48-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1903, 1909, 1910, 1915, 1985
Nov 1968–Oct 1973
60-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1967, 1970
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 1909, 1919, 1961, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/