Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
5.5°F
(3.0°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
4.0°F
(2.3°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1982
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Ties: 1941, 1956
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
3.1°F
(1.8°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1921
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 2018
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
64.6°F
(18.1°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1941
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1900, 2011, 2018, 2019
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
66.5°F
(19.2°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
65.6°F
(18.7°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.3°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1941
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2015
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2019
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2019
Ties: 2016
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2016, 2017
Ties: 1986, 1990
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017, 2019
Ties: 1946, 1950, 1954, 1986
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1968, 1969
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1900, 1931, 1940, 1943, 1947, 1952, 1956
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1925, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1945, 1947, 1975, 1990
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969, 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1924, 1929, 1931, 1940, 1943, 1947, 1948, 1975, 1986, 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/