Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1997
1-Month
40.5°F
(4.7°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1950
Dec 1996–Jan 1997
2-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1914, 1989, 2005, 2009
Nov 1996–Jan 1997
3-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1990
Oct 1996–Jan 1997
4-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1925, 1962, 1967, 2009
Sep 1996–Jan 1997
5-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1896, 1953
Aug 1996–Jan 1997
6-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1984
Jul 1996–Jan 1997
7-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1896, 1965, 2014
Jun 1996–Jan 1997
8-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1977
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1915, 1930, 1965, 2014
May 1996–Jan 1997
9-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1932
Ties: 1978, 1990
Apr 1996–Jan 1997
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020
Ties: 1941
Mar 1996–Jan 1997
11-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1915, 1931, 1962
Feb 1996–Jan 1997
12-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1941
Aug 1995–Jan 1997
18-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1962, 1963, 1971, 1983
Feb 1995–Jan 1997
24-Month
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1916, 1985, 1989
Feb 1994–Jan 1997
36-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1990 1970
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019, 2020
Ties: 1898, 1915, 1926, 1927
Feb 1993–Jan 1997
48-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1909, 1913, 1917, 1977
Feb 1992–Jan 1997
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1922, 1974, 1986, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/