Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2012
1-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
6.1°F
(3.4°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Nov–Dec 2012
2-Month
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1922, 1941, 1957, 1991, 2019
Oct–Dec 2012
3-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
44th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1923, 1959
Sep–Dec 2012
4-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
48th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1906, 1934, 1942, 1948, 1949, 2013
Aug–Dec 2012
5-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1932, 1961
Jul–Dec 2012
6-Month
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1934, 1978, 2001
Jun–Dec 2012
7-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1922, 1925, 1939, 1975, 1987
May–Dec 2012
8-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1942, 1953
Apr–Dec 2012
9-Month
64.5°F
(18.1°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
103rd Coolest Coolest since: 2009 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Ties: 1911, 1934
Mar–Dec 2012
10-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2015
Feb–Dec 2012
11-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 2011 2019
Jan–Dec 2012
12-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1921
Jul 2011–Dec 2012
18-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1904
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 2016, 2017
Ties: 1932
Jan 2011–Dec 2012
24-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1967
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2020
Jan 2010–Dec 2012
36-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1968, 1969
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2019, 2020
Ties: 1933
Jan 2009–Dec 2012
48-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1969
5th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2019, 2020
Ties: 2007, 2008
Jan 2008–Dec 2012
60-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1969, 1970
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 2020
Ties: 2008, 2015

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/