Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1956
1-Month
37.1°F
(2.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1977
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1950
Dec 1955–Jan 1956
2-Month
37.2°F
(2.9°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1981, 2001
Nov 1955–Jan 1956
3-Month
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1996
Oct 1955–Jan 1956
4-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1936, 1945, 1961, 1963, 2001
Sep 1955–Jan 1956
5-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1910, 1981, 1996
Aug 1955–Jan 1956
6-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1958, 1996
Jul 1955–Jan 1956
7-Month
58.3°F
(14.6°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1996
Jun 1955–Jan 1956
8-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932
Ties: 1961, 1966
May 1955–Jan 1956
9-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 1932, 2020
Ties: 1938, 1948, 1951, 1975, 1998
Apr 1955–Jan 1956
10-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1929, 1980, 1985, 2014
Mar 1955–Jan 1956
11-Month
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1918
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1916, 1955, 1976, 1979
Feb 1955–Jan 1956
12-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1927, 1935, 1944, 1975
Aug 1954–Jan 1956
18-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1948 1905
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1900, 1927, 1931, 1990, 2014, 2015
Feb 1954–Jan 1956
24-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1907, 1938, 1974
Feb 1953–Jan 1956
36-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2021
Ties: 1936, 1949, 1976, 2011, 2016
Feb 1952–Jan 1956
48-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1954 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1901, 1942, 1954, 1988, 1995
Feb 1951–Jan 1956
60-Month
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1970
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2020, 2021
Ties: 1924, 1933, 1947, 1951, 1957, 1958, 1992, 1993, 2004

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/