Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of September 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1987

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1987
1-Month
38.2°F
(3.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1950
Ties: 1955, 1996
Dec 1986–Jan 1987
2-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Nov 1986–Jan 1987
3-Month
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1914, 1941
Oct 1986–Jan 1987
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1903, 1939, 1983, 2000
Sep 1986–Jan 1987
5-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Aug 1986–Jan 1987
6-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1919, 1935, 1971
Jul 1986–Jan 1987
7-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 2000, 2005
Jun 1986–Jan 1987
8-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1907
May 1986–Jan 1987
9-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932, 2020
Ties: 1907, 1913, 1922, 1943
Apr 1986–Jan 1987
10-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1907, 1922, 1943
Mar 1986–Jan 1987
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1939, 1986, 2006, 2007
Feb 1986–Jan 1987
12-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1933, 1974, 2005
Aug 1985–Jan 1987
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2017
Ties: 2016
Feb 1985–Jan 1987
24-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 2006, 2007, 2009
Feb 1984–Jan 1987
36-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2021
Ties: 1928, 1939, 1950, 1952, 1955, 1988, 2003
Feb 1983–Jan 1987
48-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1900, 1929, 1932, 1939, 1946, 1951, 1958, 1974, 1989, 1999
Feb 1982–Jan 1987
60-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020, 2021
Ties: 1930, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1946, 1952, 1996, 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/