Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
32.0°F
(0.0°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.6°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1977
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1950
Ties: 1976
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
35.6°F
(2.0°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932
Ties: 1922
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
39.1°F
(3.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1932
Ties: 1903, 1942
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
43.6°F
(6.4°C)
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1930, 1965, 1973, 2015
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1909, 1924, 1980
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1923
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1983, 1998, 2004, 2018
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1924
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 1932
Ties: 1924
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1974 1932, 2020
Ties: 1920, 1931, 1944, 1955, 2004, 2009, 2010
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2017
Ties: 1911, 1926, 1928, 1976
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1941, 1969, 1973, 1981
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1906, 1963
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
38th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1918
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1902, 1912, 1952, 1960, 1961, 1985, 1998, 2015
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
108th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019, 2020
Ties: 1961, 1966
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1918, 1970
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1911, 1927, 1981
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1973 1970
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2020
Ties: 1904, 1912, 1922, 1929, 1962, 1985

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/