Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1902
1-Month
66.2°F
(19.0°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1967
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1896 2018
Ties: 1982, 2010
Apr–May 1902
2-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1907
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2019
Ties: 1900, 1914, 1945
Mar–May 1902
3-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1960
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1933
Feb–May 1902
4-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1895
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1898 2012
Ties: 1972, 1993
Jan–May 1902
5-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1901 1978
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1900 2012
Ties: 1969, 1970
Dec 1901–May 1902
6-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
12th Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Ties: 1969
Nov 1901–May 1902
7-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
4th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Ties: 1918
Oct 1901–May 1902
8-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012
Sep 1901–May 1902
9-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1968
Aug 1901–May 1902
10-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Jul 1901–May 1902
11-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904, 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1978
Jun 1901–May 1902
12-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest to Date 1904
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2012, 2017
Ties: 1940
Dec 1900–May 1902
18-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.7°C)
5th Coolest Coolest to Date 1905
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1904, 1941, 1964, 1979
Jun 1900–May 1902
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest to Date 1905
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1903, 1908, 1916, 1929, 1931, 1960, 2015
Jun 1899–May 1902
36-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
40th Coolest Coolest to Date 1906
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2018
Ties: 1927, 1930, 1931, 1936, 1958
Jun 1898–May 1902
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2019, 2020
Ties: 1910, 1913, 1929, 1941, 1959, 1960
Jun 1897–May 1902
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest to Date 1970
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1901 2020
Ties: 1903, 1941, 1944, 1959, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/