Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1974
1-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
10.1°F
(5.7°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1950
Dec 1973–Jan 1974
2-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
5.4°F
(3.0°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Nov 1973–Jan 1974
3-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
4.5°F
(2.5°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 1932
Ties: 1947
Oct 1973–Jan 1974
4-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Sep 1973–Jan 1974
5-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
3.5°F
(2.0°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 2017
Aug 1973–Jan 1974
6-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1972
Jul 1973–Jan 1974
7-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 1932
Ties: 1937
Jun 1973–Jan 1974
8-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1950, 1972
May 1973–Jan 1974
9-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 1932, 2020
Ties: 1942
Apr 1973–Jan 1974
10-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1991, 1992, 2005
Mar 1973–Jan 1974
11-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1949 2017
Ties: 1934, 1991
Feb 1973–Jan 1974
12-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1933, 1987, 2005
Aug 1972–Jan 1974
18-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1905
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2017
Ties: 1914, 1928, 1932, 1947, 1949, 1953
Feb 1972–Jan 1974
24-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1918
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1907, 1938, 1956
Feb 1971–Jan 1974
36-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019, 2020
Ties: 1914, 1937, 1941, 1944, 1957, 1958, 1994
Feb 1970–Jan 1974
48-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1900, 1929, 1932, 1939, 1946, 1951, 1958, 1987, 1989, 1999
Feb 1969–Jan 1974
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1922, 1986, 1997, 1998

Citing This Page

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