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 June 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1970

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
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2015
Ties: 1897, 1912, 1953
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2015
Ties: 1986
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1956 2015
Ties: 1913, 1979, 2018
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1946 1931
Ties: 1985
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931, 2015
Ties: 1973
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1936, 1973, 1984, 1991, 2001
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1911, 1936, 1987
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1921, 1934, 1959, 1971, 1987, 1999, 2005
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1934, 1985, 1986, 1994
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1896, 1898, 1913, 1934, 1939, 1949, 1957
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1913, 1925, 1936, 1942, 1984, 2009
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1908, 1950, 1977
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2016, 2017
Ties: 1961, 1978, 1981, 1996
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1904, 1905, 1918
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012
Ties: 1980, 1989
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905, 1968
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 1903, 1919, 1981
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1969
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2019
Ties: 1906, 1907, 1920, 1964, 1966, 1981
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1905, 1969
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 1964, 1966, 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/