Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
67.0°F
(19.4°C)
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1982 1896
Ties: 1964
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1907
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896
Ties: 1942, 1944, 1948
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1929, 2011
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1895
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1986
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1895
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1918
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1978
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1930, 1976
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
49.5°F
(9.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1946, 1965, 1975
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1972, 1995, 2018
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1898, 1946, 2004
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1935, 1953
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1968, 1977
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1909, 1954, 1992, 1998
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904, 1968
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1954
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1901, 1912, 1916, 1921, 1940, 1948, 1956, 1993, 1996
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1926, 1940, 1952, 1956, 1988, 1998, 2014
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1970
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018, 2019
Ties: 1908, 1926, 1941, 1942
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969, 1970
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1902, 1911, 1917, 1921, 1973
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1970
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1921

Citing This Page

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