Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
38.1°F
(3.4°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1950
Ties: 1983
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
40.8°F
(4.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1932
Ties: 2010
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1983 1932
Ties: 1992
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
50.0°F
(10.0°C)
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1901, 1907, 1933, 2005
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1898
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1923, 1927, 1939, 1943
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1916, 1920, 1927, 2000
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932, 2020
Ties: 1912, 1953, 2011
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
62.1°F
(16.7°C)
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1923, 1935, 1947, 2011
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1939, 1987, 2006, 2007
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 2020
Ties: 1898, 1926, 1946, 2003
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2017
Ties: 1935
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2020
Ties: 1927, 1928, 1937, 1957, 1972, 1988, 2002, 2010
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2021
Ties: 1925, 1938, 1942, 1973, 1975, 1995, 1996
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1915, 1931, 1938, 1941, 1960, 1990
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020, 2021
Ties: 1922, 1974, 1997, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/