Where do I find the monthly high and low average temperatures for the state as a whole. Not divided into cities or areas.
Posted February 24, 2008
MIKE MOSS SAYS: Maredith, I can't think of a handy resource for statewide average temperatures broken into maxima and minima. There is, however, a site managed by the National Climatic Data Center where you can query monthly overall average temperatures for the state. To do so, try out the resources at
Also, the State Climate Office of North carolina has a nice overview page on our climate that includes links to contour maps showing monthy and yearly average highs and lows for the sate. You might be able to do a little "visual averaging" using the maps that may (or may not) suit your purpose. See
Hope that helps!