Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.8°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1977
84th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 1950
Ties: 1924, 1945, 1962
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Ties: 1949
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
49.2°F
(9.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
5.5°F
(3.1°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
4.2°F
(2.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
3.7°F
(2.0°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 1932
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2008 1932
Ties: 2008
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
4th Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1977
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
64.4°F
(18.0°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1932 1932, 2020
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
62.8°F
(17.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2017
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2020
Ties: 1932
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1905
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2017
Ties: 1987
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2020
Ties: 1999, 2003
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1970
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2019, 2020
Ties: 1936, 1949, 1956, 1976, 2011
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 2011 1970
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2015 2020
Ties: 1950, 1952, 1993, 2005, 2010
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1970
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2013 2020
Ties: 2009, 2013, 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/