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Raleigh, North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1981-2010
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1963
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1961
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
54th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1965
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 2010, 2013
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
30th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2007
Ties: 1987
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
64.2°F
(17.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
25th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2007
Ties: 1987
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
66.3°F
(19.1°C)
65.9°F
(18.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1976
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 2004
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
66.4°F
(19.1°C)
66.0°F
(18.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1967
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Ties: 1987, 2008
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
65.4°F
(18.6°C)
0.7°F
(0.3°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1967
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2015
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
64.8°F
(18.2°C)
64.0°F
(17.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1967
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1998 2015
Ties: 1986, 2006
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
63.0°F
(17.2°C)
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1967
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2011
Ties: 2010
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1958
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 1990
Ties: 2001, 2005, 2018
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
61.7°F
(16.5°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1963
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 2017
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1967
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1999 1991, 2020
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1969
20th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2021
Ties: 2001, 2004, 2005
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1969
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2001 2020
Ties: 1992, 2004, 2005
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 2001 1970
11th Warmest Warmest to Date 2020
Ties: 2013

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