Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Average Temperature Rankings, January 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 2021
1-Month
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1950
Dec 2020–Jan 2021
2-Month
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
40.7°F
(4.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1929, 1980
Nov 2020–Jan 2021
3-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
24th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1907, 2005
Oct 2020–Jan 2021
4-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1957
Sep 2020–Jan 2021
5-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 2002
Aug 2020–Jan 2021
6-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1913
Jul 2020–Jan 2021
7-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
59.1°F
(15.1°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
15th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 1991
Jun 2020–Jan 2021
8-Month
62.6°F
(17.0°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1977
17th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932
Ties: 2022
May 2020–Jan 2021
9-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 1932, 2020
Ties: 1992
Apr 2020–Jan 2021
10-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Ties: 1933, 2002, 2018
Mar 2020–Jan 2021
11-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.0°F
(15.6°C)
1.6°F
(0.8°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Ties: 1950, 1992, 2022
Feb 2020–Jan 2021
12-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2018 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Ties: 1932, 2016
Aug 2019–Jan 2021
18-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1905
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2017
Feb 2019–Jan 2021
24-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1918
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Feb 2018–Jan 2021
36-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.5°F
(1.4°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1970
1st Warmest Warmest to Date 2021
Feb 2017–Jan 2021
48-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2019 1970
2nd Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020
Ties: 2019
Feb 2016–Jan 2021
60-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 2020 1970
1st Warmest Warmest since: 2020 2020, 2021
Ties: 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/