Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
34.4°F
(1.3°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-5.6°F
(-3.1°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1950
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1915, 1951
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 2010
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1968
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1908, 1931, 1978
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1918
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1948, 1967, 2011
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1930, 1941, 1946, 1984, 1990, 2011
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1977
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1921, 1946, 1993, 2010
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1914, 1917, 1928, 1944, 1979, 2004, 2009
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1915, 1930, 1958, 1965
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1917, 1927, 1958, 1990, 1994, 1996
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1929, 1936, 1962, 1996
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1929, 1996
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1927, 1928, 1937, 1957, 1972, 1986, 2002, 2010
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2019, 2020
Ties: 1928, 1939, 1950, 1952, 1955, 1987, 2003
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2020
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1954, 1956, 1995
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1928, 1942, 1944

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/