Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
75.2°F
(24.0°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1927
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1959 1900
Ties: 1898, 1938, 2009, 2018
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
74.2°F
(23.4°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1900
Ties: 1937, 1951, 1973, 2015
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1895, 1905, 1923, 1969
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1925, 1958, 1966, 1968, 1989, 1994, 1996
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
66.9°F
(19.4°C)
67.1°F
(19.5°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1901, 1918, 1919, 1973, 1975
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
62.7°F
(17.1°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1920, 1924
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1909, 1966
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1895, 1920
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1904, 1958
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1940
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1904
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1940
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1904, 1918
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1916, 1925, 1929, 1969, 1997
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1905
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1906, 1970, 1979
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1967, 1980
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1970
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1908, 1984
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970, 1971
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1910, 1911, 1929, 1960

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/