Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1979
1-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1953, 1982, 2011
Feb–Mar 1979
2-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1947
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1901, 1993, 2010
Jan–Mar 1979
3-Month
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Dec 1978–Mar 1979
4-Month
41.7°F
(5.4°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1978
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1914
Nov 1978–Mar 1979
5-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1902, 1904, 1977
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1942, 1944, 1994
Oct 1978–Mar 1979
6-Month
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 2014
Sep 1978–Mar 1979
7-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1911, 1993, 2011
Aug 1978–Mar 1979
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1948, 1962, 1975, 1994
Jul 1978–Mar 1979
9-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1962, 1975
Jun 1978–Mar 1979
10-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1984, 1988
May 1978–Mar 1979
11-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1924, 1926, 1948, 1998
Apr 1978–Mar 1979
12-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1900, 1917, 1988
Oct 1977–Mar 1979
18-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1982
Apr 1977–Mar 1979
24-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1902, 1962
Apr 1976–Mar 1979
36-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018, 2020
Ties: 1968
Apr 1975–Mar 1979
48-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1970
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1918, 1963, 1978, 1981
Apr 1974–Mar 1979
60-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/