Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
4.3°F
(2.4°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1933 2015
Ties: 1933, 1991
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1927, 1957, 1975, 1991
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1899, 1951, 1964
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.1°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931, 2015
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1988, 1992
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1926, 1930, 1945, 1964, 1995
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1914, 1926, 1927, 1961, 1995
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1916
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1915, 1928, 1963, 1972
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1976, 1979
Jan–Dec 1940
12-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1917 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1958
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016, 2017
Ties: 1910
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1904, 1905, 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1929, 1972, 1996
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
64th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1905, 1968
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017, 2018
Ties: 1974, 1985
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1969
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1914, 1930, 1959, 1973, 1985, 1995
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1905, 1969
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1913, 1938, 1958, 1959, 1974, 1976, 1989

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/