Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1971
1-Month
60.3°F
(15.7°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.6°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1967
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2018
Ties: 1968
Apr–May 1971
2-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2019
Mar–May 1971
3-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-2.7°F
(-1.5°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1960
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Feb–May 1971
4-Month
47.6°F
(8.7°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1960 1895
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Ties: 1940
Jan–May 1971
5-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1978
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1970 2012
Dec 1970–May 1971
6-Month
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1978
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2012
Nov 1970–May 1971
7-Month
43.7°F
(6.5°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Oct 1970–May 1971
8-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2012
Ties: 1920, 1956
Sep 1970–May 1971
9-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1979, 1994
Aug 1970–May 1971
10-Month
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1914, 1981
Jul 1970–May 1971
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904, 1918
91st Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2017
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1908, 1914, 1965, 2014, 2015
Jun 1970–May 1971
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1904
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1965 2012, 2017
Ties: 1914, 1979
Dec 1969–May 1971
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Ties: 1906, 1980
Jun 1969–May 1971
24-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1966 2017
Jun 1968–May 1971
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1906
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1967 2018
Ties: 1966, 1978, 1980
Jun 1967–May 1971
48-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1968 2019, 2020
Ties: 1907, 1980
Jun 1966–May 1971
60-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1970
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/