Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1921
1-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1967
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1919 2018
Ties: 1976
Apr–May 1921
2-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1918 2019
Ties: 1916, 1934, 1954, 1974, 1980, 1981, 2013
Mar–May 1921
3-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
3.7°F
(2.1°C)
125th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1960
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Feb–May 1921
4-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1895
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Jan–May 1921
5-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
122nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1978
5th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1953, 2019
Dec 1920–May 1921
6-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
2.7°F
(1.5°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1978
12th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1953
Nov 1920–May 1921
7-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
16th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Ties: 1995, 1998
Oct 1920–May 1921
8-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
14th Warmest Warmest to Date 2012
Sep 1920–May 1921
9-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
113th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
13th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2017
Ties: 1913, 1949, 2000
Aug 1920–May 1921
10-Month
52.8°F
(11.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2017
Ties: 1942, 1949, 1957, 1976
Jul 1920–May 1921
11-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904, 1918
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2017
Ties: 1933, 1953, 2004, 2011, 2018
Jun 1920–May 1921
12-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1904
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1913 2012, 2017
Ties: 1939, 1985, 2004
Dec 1919–May 1921
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1919 1905
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1920 2017
Ties: 1927, 1984, 1989, 2015
Jun 1919–May 1921
24-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1905
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1914 2017
Ties: 1897, 1930, 1973, 1985, 1988, 1996, 2014
Jun 1918–May 1921
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1906
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1915 2018
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1985, 1989, 1994, 1997, 2015
Jun 1917–May 1921
48-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1970
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2019, 2020
Ties: 1904, 1917, 1984
Jun 1916–May 1921
60-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1970
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1917 2020
Ties: 1963, 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 9, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/