Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
45.6°F
(7.6°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1947
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1963, 1970
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1981 1978
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1990, 2020
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1978
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1906, 1948, 1956
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1902, 1904, 1977
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1945, 1989, 2013
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1920, 1929, 1973, 1983, 2004
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1938, 1945, 1983, 2011, 2013
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932, 2017, 2020
Ties: 1929, 1994, 1998, 2004, 2011
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1954
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1923, 1997, 2013
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1909, 1923, 1934, 1946
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1974
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2017
Ties: 1932, 1954
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018, 2020
Ties: 1937, 1945, 1988
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1944, 1947, 1990
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1928, 1929, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1948, 1974, 1988, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/