Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1978
1-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1988
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1919
Ties: 1929
Sep–Oct 1978
2-Month
64.7°F
(18.2°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1938
Aug–Oct 1978
3-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1900, 2007
Ties: 1932
Jul–Oct 1978
4-Month
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1900
Ties: 1920, 1922, 1923, 1956, 2014
Jun–Oct 1978
5-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1900, 2016
Ties: 1905, 1930, 1968, 1987, 1999, 2009, 2013
May–Oct 1978
6-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1910, 1927, 1928, 1937, 1957, 1958, 1965, 1996, 2003
Apr–Oct 1978
7-Month
68.4°F
(20.2°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1910, 1923, 1965, 1969
Mar–Oct 1978
8-Month
65.7°F
(18.7°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1915, 1950, 1971
Feb–Oct 1978
9-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1895, 1967
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1907
Jan–Oct 1978
10-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1966 1895, 1940
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1966
Dec 1977–Oct 1978
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1904
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Nov 1977–Oct 1978
12-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1904
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1902, 1966, 1967
May 1977–Oct 1978
18-Month
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904, 1918, 1968
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1917
Nov 1976–Oct 1978
24-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1905
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1918
Nov 1975–Oct 1978
36-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1968, 1969
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1918, 1967
Nov 1974–Oct 1978
48-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1908, 1917, 1983
Nov 1973–Oct 1978
60-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1967, 1970
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/