Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
23.1°F
(-4.9°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-11.7°F
(-6.5°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
126th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
30.6°F
(-0.8°C)
35.9°F
(2.2°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1970
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
34.5°F
(1.4°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1938, 1961
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1910, 1964
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1902, 1964
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1938, 1956, 1959
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1921, 1926, 1975
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932, 2020
Ties: 1921, 1929, 1959, 1961, 1967
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1896, 1962, 1981, 1994, 2014
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1912, 1916, 1930, 1975, 1989, 2015
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1920, 1928, 1942, 1951, 1973, 1996
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2013, 2021
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1943, 1951, 1953, 2004, 2011
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1915, 1928, 1936, 1937, 1960, 1986, 1995, 1996, 1997
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1905, 1918, 1970
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2020
Ties: 1900, 1922, 1937, 1945, 1974
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1937 2021
Ties: 1902, 1941, 1944, 1960

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/