Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1980
1-Month
63.5°F
(17.5°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1967
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1969
Apr–May 1980
2-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1916, 1921, 1934, 1954, 1974, 1981, 2013
Mar–May 1980
3-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1960
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Feb–May 1980
4-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1895
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012
Ties: 1926, 1968, 1979
Jan–May 1980
5-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1914, 1947, 1984, 1988, 1996
Dec 1979–May 1980
6-Month
44.3°F
(6.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1978
90th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Nov 1979–May 1980
7-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
76th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1962, 1988
Oct 1979–May 1980
8-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 1901, 1914, 1951, 1993
Sep 1979–May 1980
9-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1906, 1911, 1951, 2014
Aug 1979–May 1980
10-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1900, 1960, 1965, 1988
Jul 1979–May 1980
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
31st Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904, 1918
95th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2017
Ties: 1911, 1984, 1993
Jun 1979–May 1980
12-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2012, 2017
Ties: 1908, 1920, 1924, 1941, 1993, 1996
Dec 1978–May 1980
18-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1906, 1971
Jun 1978–May 1980
24-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
23rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1905
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1962, 1981
Jun 1977–May 1980
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1906
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018
Ties: 1966, 1971, 1978
Jun 1976–May 1980
48-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1970
119th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2019, 2020
Ties: 1907, 1971
Jun 1975–May 1980
60-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1970
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2020
Ties: 1905, 1907, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/