Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
4.6°F
(2.5°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1972
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1897, 1938, 1961, 2013
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
65th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1912
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1918, 1951, 2009
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
69th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 2013
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
62.3°F
(16.8°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1946, 1948, 1959, 2003
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
65th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1938, 1994
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
60th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1899, 1923, 1984, 1993, 2003
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1897, 1949, 1956, 1999, 2005
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1956, 1994, 2010
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 2004 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1919, 1945, 1957, 1975, 2004
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1904
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016, 2017
Ties: 1933, 1999
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1967
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2020
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1968, 1969
7th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019, 2020
Ties: 2007, 2013, 2016
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1969
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019, 2020
Ties: 2007, 2012
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1969, 1970
6th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2012, 2015

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/