Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1948
1-Month
34.1°F
(1.2°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-5.9°F
(-3.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1950
Ties: 1985
Dec 1947–Jan 1948
2-Month
37.0°F
(2.8°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Nov 1947–Jan 1948
3-Month
40.3°F
(4.6°C)
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Oct 1947–Jan 1948
4-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.9°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Sep 1947–Jan 1948
5-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Ties: 1951, 1984
Aug 1947–Jan 1948
6-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Ties: 1967, 1988, 2011
Jul 1947–Jan 1948
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Jun 1947–Jan 1948
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932
Ties: 1951
May 1947–Jan 1948
9-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1932, 2020
Ties: 1938, 1951, 1956, 1975, 1998
Apr 1947–Jan 1948
10-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1921, 1959, 1966, 1975, 1981, 1993, 1996
Mar 1947–Jan 1948
11-Month
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1964
Feb 1947–Jan 1948
12-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1896
Aug 1946–Jan 1948
18-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1905
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017
Ties: 1945
Feb 1946–Jan 1948
24-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1900, 1910, 1912, 1917, 1931, 1942, 1949
Feb 1945–Jan 1948
36-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1946 1970
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2021
Ties: 1900, 1901, 1940, 1943, 1946, 1953
Feb 1944–Jan 1948
48-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1970
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 1914, 1928, 1930, 1944, 1976
Feb 1943–Jan 1948
60-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1970
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2020, 2021
Ties: 1913, 1916, 1929, 1931, 1945, 1960

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/