Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
9.0°F
(5.0°C)
124th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
2nd Warmest Warmest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
45.2°F
(7.3°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
4.1°F
(2.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
3.3°F
(1.9°C)
116th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
10th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 2015
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931
Ties: 1973
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931, 2015
Ties: 1975
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
24th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 2017
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1897, 1949, 1953, 1959, 1986
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1902, 1942, 1973, 1975
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2015
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1939, 1946, 1978, 2013, 2014
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2015
Ties: 1905, 1955, 1982, 2009
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1896, 1987
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1917
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1896, 1897, 1925, 1930, 1974, 1994
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1904
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2016, 2017
Ties: 1896, 1919, 1927, 1937, 1941, 1943, 1948, 1950
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1951 1904, 1905, 1918
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2012
Ties: 1899, 1944, 1995
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1952 1905, 1968
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1913, 1921, 1943, 1947, 1957, 1998
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1953 1969
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1932, 1949, 1953, 1999, 2003
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1955 1905, 1969
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1933, 2003

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/