Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1965, 1978
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
3.2°F
(1.8°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
14th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
47.3°F
(8.5°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
84th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 2005, 2012
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1913, 1947, 1965, 2013
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1917
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931, 2015
Ties: 1895, 1896, 1898, 1899, 1913, 1934, 1980, 2010
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 1931
Ties: 1896, 1899, 1913, 1922, 1923, 1947
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1952, 1954, 1982
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1912, 1913, 1923, 1952, 1957
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
60.8°F
(16.0°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1912, 1984
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Ties: 1945, 2001
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1941, 1973, 2008
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1943, 1993, 2013
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1904
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2016, 2017
Ties: 1896, 1919, 1927, 1937, 1941, 1943, 1950, 1956
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
48th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1904, 1905, 1918
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2012
Ties: 1909, 1928, 1935, 1937, 1960, 1984, 1993
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1945 1905, 1968
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2017, 2018
Ties: 1899, 1935, 1945, 1952, 1990
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1969
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2018
Ties: 1923, 1987
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1947 1905, 1969
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1947 2018
Ties: 1922, 1925, 1931, 1939, 1942, 1947, 1951, 1998

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/