Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1981
1-Month
33.4°F
(0.8°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
-3.4°F
(-1.9°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Nov–Dec 1981
2-Month
39.4°F
(4.1°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1898
Oct–Dec 1981
3-Month
44.0°F
(6.7°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1944
Sep–Dec 1981
4-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Ties: 1904
Aug–Dec 1981
5-Month
53.6°F
(12.0°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931, 2015
Ties: 1901, 1967
Jul–Dec 1981
6-Month
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1931
Jun–Dec 1981
7-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1924, 1969, 1989
May–Dec 1981
8-Month
59.6°F
(15.3°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.8°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1904, 1962, 1989, 1992
Apr–Dec 1981
9-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1958, 1969, 1988
Mar–Dec 1981
10-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2015
Ties: 1916, 1997
Feb–Dec 1981
11-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1917
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1926, 1978, 1996
Jan–Dec 1981
12-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1917
110th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1907
Jul 1980–Dec 1981
18-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1978 1904
103rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2016, 2017
Ties: 1961, 1970, 1978, 1996
Jan 1980–Dec 1981
24-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1904, 1905, 1918
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Ties: 1924, 1966
Jan 1979–Dec 1981
36-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.5°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1905, 1968
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1979 2019
Ties: 1903, 1919, 1970
Jan 1978–Dec 1981
48-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1969
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1906, 1907, 1920, 1964, 1966, 1970
Jan 1977–Dec 1981
60-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1905, 1969
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1906, 1908, 1920, 1962, 1965, 1982

Citing This Page

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