Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2017
1-Month
42.4°F
(5.8°C)
41.5°F
(5.3°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 2010 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1924, 1926, 1986
Nov–Dec 2017
2-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1929, 1970, 1992
Oct–Dec 2017
3-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1949
Sep–Dec 2017
4-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1922, 1978, 1994
Aug–Dec 2017
5-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1926
Jul–Dec 2017
6-Month
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1936, 1973, 2006
Jun–Dec 2017
7-Month
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
63.8°F
(17.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1919, 1936, 1973, 1984, 1999, 2010
May–Dec 2017
8-Month
65.2°F
(18.4°C)
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1896, 1902, 1919, 1934, 1956, 2005
Apr–Dec 2017
9-Month
65.1°F
(18.4°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Mar–Dec 2017
10-Month
63.6°F
(17.6°C)
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2014 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2015
Ties: 1991
Feb–Dec 2017
11-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 2015 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1990, 2015
Jan–Dec 2017
12-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2019
Jul 2016–Dec 2017
18-Month
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1904
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2016 2016, 2017
Ties: 2016
Jan 2016–Dec 2017
24-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1967
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2019
Jan 2015–Dec 2017
36-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1968, 1969
3rd Warmest Warmest to Date 2019, 2020
Ties: 2018
Jan 2014–Dec 2017
48-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2019, 2020
Jan 2013–Dec 2017
60-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 2016 1969, 1970
4th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 22, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/