Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1981
1-Month
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-3.0°F
(-1.6°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1988
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1919
Sep–Oct 1981
2-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Aug–Oct 1981
3-Month
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1900, 2007
Ties: 1909, 1964
Jul–Oct 1981
4-Month
68.8°F
(20.4°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1900
Jun–Oct 1981
5-Month
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1900, 2016
Ties: 1948
May–Oct 1981
6-Month
69.3°F
(20.7°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018, 2019
Ties: 1994
Apr–Oct 1981
7-Month
68.2°F
(20.1°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1916, 1937
Mar–Oct 1981
8-Month
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1920, 1974, 1979, 1996, 2013
Feb–Oct 1981
9-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1895, 1967
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1909, 1965, 1996, 2013
Jan–Oct 1981
10-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1895, 1940
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1968
Dec 1980–Oct 1981
11-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1917, 1920, 1979
Nov 1980–Oct 1981
12-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016
Ties: 1905, 1961, 1996
May 1980–Oct 1981
18-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1918, 1968
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1908, 1924, 1996
Nov 1979–Oct 1981
24-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2017
Ties: 1906, 1941, 1977
Nov 1978–Oct 1981
36-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1968, 1969
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Ties: 1962, 1980, 1982, 1983
Nov 1977–Oct 1981
48-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1969
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1918, 1965, 1980
Nov 1976–Oct 1981
60-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967, 1970
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2020
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1965, 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 31, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/