Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1969 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1986
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
89th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1917
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1972 2015
Ties: 1965, 2012
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1919
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.9°F
(1.0°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1956
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931, 2015
Ties: 1970
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 1936, 1970, 1984, 1991, 2001
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
62.0°F
(16.7°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 2006, 2010
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1898, 1899, 1902, 1942, 1956, 1975
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1899, 1922, 1949
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1986, 1994
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1941, 1948, 2008
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2012
Ties: 1922, 1941, 1954, 1957, 1986
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2016, 2017
Ties: 1971, 1987, 1994, 1995
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1904, 1905, 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1912, 1919, 1951
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905, 1968
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1911, 1941, 1988, 1994
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1969
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1901, 1911, 1914, 1930, 1940, 1959, 1985, 1995
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
35th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1905, 1969
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1978, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/