Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
42.3°F
(5.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1959, 1973, 1979
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1895, 1988
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1898, 1997
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1935, 1960
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1914, 1966
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1989
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1904, 1909, 1962
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1950, 1992
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2015
Ties: 1916, 1928, 1961, 1983
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1915, 1964, 1965
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1898, 1942, 1948, 1994, 2010
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1904
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016, 2017
Ties: 1913
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1967
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1926, 1942, 1952, 2000, 2004, 2010
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1968, 1969
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1929, 1936, 1941, 1944, 1995
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019, 2020
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1927, 1930, 1931, 1988
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1969, 1970
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2020
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1928, 1930, 1958, 1959, 1977, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/