Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of April 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, April 1940

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Coolest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Warmest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
April 1940
1-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1907
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1936
Mar–Apr 1940
2-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.8°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1926, 1960
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1921, 1945
Ties: 1911
Feb–Apr 1940
3-Month
42.7°F
(5.9°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.4°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1895
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Jan–Apr 1940
4-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
42.5°F
(5.8°C)
-4.7°F
(-2.6°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1940, 1978
127th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1978
Dec 1939–Apr 1940
5-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-3.6°F
(-2.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1918
Nov 1939–Apr 1940
6-Month
38.6°F
(3.7°C)
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
-3.5°F
(-1.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1902
Oct 1939–Apr 1940
7-Month
41.3°F
(5.2°C)
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904, 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1905, 1977
Sep 1939–Apr 1940
8-Month
44.8°F
(7.1°C)
47.0°F
(8.3°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Aug 1939–Apr 1940
9-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1978
Jul 1939–Apr 1940
10-Month
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1918
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1982
Jun 1939–Apr 1940
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1936, 1958, 1964, 1982
May 1939–Apr 1940
12-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1908, 1993
Nov 1938–Apr 1940
18-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
50.6°F
(10.3°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1926, 1928, 1981, 1993
May 1938–Apr 1940
24-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1905
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1900, 1924, 1929, 1960, 1984
May 1937–Apr 1940
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2021
Ties: 1915, 1938, 1995, 1997, 2015
May 1936–Apr 1940
48-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1970
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020
Ties: 1901, 1975
May 1935–Apr 1940
60-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
45th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1970
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1916, 1917, 1926, 1931, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/