Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1979
1-Month
73.3°F
(22.9°C)
73.1°F
(22.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1900
Ties: 1961, 1984
Jul–Aug 1979
2-Month
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
73.9°F
(23.3°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
24th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1927
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 1900
Ties: 1915, 1981
Jun–Aug 1979
3-Month
71.1°F
(21.7°C)
72.9°F
(22.7°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1974 1927
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1974
May–Aug 1979
4-Month
69.0°F
(20.6°C)
70.5°F
(21.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1961, 1974
Apr–Aug 1979
5-Month
66.1°F
(18.9°C)
67.2°F
(19.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1907
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2010
Ties: 1946, 1950
Mar–Aug 1979
6-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
63.4°F
(17.4°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1920, 1924
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2010
Ties: 1932, 1965
Feb–Aug 1979
7-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1895, 1920
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1967, 1972
Jan–Aug 1979
8-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.0°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1940
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1924
Dec 1978–Aug 1979
9-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1978–Aug 1979
10-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1967, 1969
Oct 1978–Aug 1979
11-Month
52.7°F
(11.5°C)
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1915, 1931, 1966
Sep 1978–Aug 1979
12-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1918
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1926, 1966, 1969
Mar 1978–Aug 1979
18-Month
56.9°F
(13.8°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2012
Ties: 1908, 1940, 1941
Sep 1977–Aug 1979
24-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1905
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1919, 1969
Sep 1976–Aug 1979
36-Month
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1906, 1970, 1979
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1906, 1970
Sep 1975–Aug 1979
48-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1905, 1970
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1904, 1906, 1919, 1965, 1967
Sep 1974–Aug 1979
60-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970, 1971
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2019
Ties: 1904, 1962, 1980

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/