Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, October 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
October 1970
1-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1988
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1919
Ties: 1931, 1954, 1956, 1973, 1995, 2014
Sep–Oct 1970
2-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
64.9°F
(18.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2019
Aug–Oct 1970
3-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
68.5°F
(20.3°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1976
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1900, 2007
Ties: 1931, 2020
Jul–Oct 1970
4-Month
71.8°F
(22.1°C)
70.6°F
(21.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1900
Ties: 1933, 1986
Jun–Oct 1970
5-Month
72.0°F
(22.2°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 1900, 2016
Ties: 1899, 1971, 1973, 1990
May–Oct 1970
6-Month
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2018, 2019
Ties: 1944, 2012
Apr–Oct 1970
7-Month
69.6°F
(20.9°C)
68.6°F
(20.3°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 2004, 2005, 2021
Mar–Oct 1970
8-Month
66.8°F
(19.3°C)
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1967
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2016
Ties: 1905, 1935, 1949, 1973, 2005
Feb–Oct 1970
9-Month
63.9°F
(17.7°C)
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1895, 1967
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1946, 1948, 1951, 1952
Jan–Oct 1970
10-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1895, 1940
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1908, 1909, 1915, 1948, 1997, 2003, 2014
Dec 1969–Oct 1970
11-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1936
Nov 1969–Oct 1970
12-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016
Ties: 1912, 1979
May 1969–Oct 1970
18-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
62.5°F
(16.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904, 1918, 1968
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1910, 1979
Nov 1968–Oct 1970
24-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1961
Nov 1967–Oct 1970
36-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1968, 1969
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1905, 1963, 1966
Nov 1966–Oct 1970
48-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1905, 1967
Nov 1965–Oct 1970
60-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967, 1970
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/