Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
66.6°F
(19.2°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1967
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1953 2018
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
61.4°F
(16.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.8°F
(1.5°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1907
9th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1955, 1957, 2012
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1960
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1922, 1998
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1895
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1925, 1927
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
47.7°F
(8.7°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1925
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1943, 1948
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
63rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1910, 1955
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1973, 1975, 1987
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1907, 1925
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1923, 1973, 1987
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904, 1918
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1994
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012, 2017
Ties: 1947, 2015
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1919, 1936, 1962, 1965, 1977
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1905
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2017
Ties: 1911, 1961, 1966, 1983
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1906
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2018
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1940, 1973, 1998
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1941 1970
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2019, 2020
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1913, 1929, 1941, 1960
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1944 1970
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1902, 1903, 1941, 1944, 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/