Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
6.5°F
(3.6°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1923
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
6.0°F
(3.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
3.4°F
(1.8°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Ties: 2020
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
57.0°F
(13.9°C)
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 1956, 1986
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 1984
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1934, 1978, 2012
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 2002, 2006
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
65.0°F
(18.3°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 1949, 1959, 1970, 1987
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2015
Ties: 1959, 1970, 1971, 1999, 2006
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 1902, 1925, 1934, 1959, 1970, 2003
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1896, 1900, 1911, 1927, 1945, 1948
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2019
Ties: 1900, 1913, 1927, 2005
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2016, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1912, 1945, 2014
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2020
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1927, 1945, 1955, 1956, 1985, 1994
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1998 1968, 1969
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2019, 2020
Ties: 1927, 1946, 1975, 2010, 2015
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1969
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2019, 2020
Ties: 1993, 2009, 2016
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1969, 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2020
Ties: 1936, 1993

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/