Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
36.5°F
(2.5°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1988
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1929, 1992, 2013
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1911, 1936, 1964
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1896, 1932, 1942, 1954, 1972
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931, 2015
Ties: 1949, 1979, 1987
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 1931
Ties: 1898, 1932
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1943, 1947, 1957, 1961, 2009
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
61.1°F
(16.2°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1918, 1930, 1947
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1913, 1965, 1980, 1982
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1897, 1922, 1987, 2003, 2005
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2019
Ties: 1946, 1959, 2006
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2012
Ties: 2004, 2005, 2010
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1904
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2016, 2017
Ties: 1911, 1923, 1955, 1972, 1984, 1992, 2009
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1904, 1905, 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Ties: 1897, 1921, 1923, 1955, 1975
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905, 1968
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1944, 1995
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1913, 1942, 1974, 1976, 1988
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1905, 1969
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1913, 1940, 1958, 1959, 1974, 1976, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/