Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, March 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
March 2002
1-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1960
40th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1897, 1922
Feb–Mar 2002
2-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1947
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2012
Ties: 1897
Jan–Mar 2002
3-Month
46.0°F
(7.8°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2020
Ties: 1935, 1952, 1989
Dec 2001–Mar 2002
4-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2020
Ties: 1957
Nov 2001–Mar 2002
5-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1902, 1904, 1977
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1974
Oct 2001–Mar 2002
6-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 1932
Sep 2001–Mar 2002
7-Month
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1932
Ties: 1921, 1939, 1976, 2006
Aug 2001–Mar 2002
8-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2020
Ties: 1913, 1939, 1950, 1976
Jul 2001–Mar 2002
9-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2020
Ties: 1933, 1935, 2007
Jun 2001–Mar 2002
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1933, 1939, 1976, 2000
May 2001–Mar 2002
11-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2020
Ties: 1933, 1957
Apr 2001–Mar 2002
12-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1977
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2020
Ties: 1937, 1942, 2000, 2006, 2011
Oct 2000–Mar 2002
18-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
37th Warmest Warmest since: 2000 2017
Ties: 1898, 1920, 1921, 1928, 1951, 1955, 1990, 2011
Apr 2000–Mar 2002
24-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1905
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2017
Ties: 1901, 1945, 1976, 2001
Apr 1999–Mar 2002
36-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1999 1970
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2018, 2020
Ties: 1922, 1924, 1932, 1974, 1999, 2005, 2010
Apr 1998–Mar 2002
48-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020
Ties: 2007
Apr 1997–Mar 2002
60-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020
Ties: 1937, 1939, 1952, 1954, 1957, 1992, 1994, 1995

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/