Climate at a Glance

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1986
1-Month
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1973
Nov–Dec 1986
2-Month
42.1°F
(5.6°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1970
Oct–Dec 1986
3-Month
47.4°F
(8.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
39th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1953, 1978
Sep–Dec 1986
4-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1931
Ties: 1911
Aug–Dec 1986
5-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
51st Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1931, 2015
Ties: 1902, 1922, 1927
Jul–Dec 1986
6-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1931
Ties: 1934, 1946, 1953, 1975
Jun–Dec 1986
7-Month
61.6°F
(16.4°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1897, 1949, 1953, 1956, 1959
May–Dec 1986
8-Month
61.9°F
(16.6°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.5°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1949, 1984, 2002, 2006, 2017
Apr–Dec 1986
9-Month
61.3°F
(16.3°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1934, 1970, 1985, 1994
Mar–Dec 1986
10-Month
59.7°F
(15.4°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
1.1°F
(0.6°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2015
Ties: 1973, 1994
Feb–Dec 1986
11-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2019
Ties: 1922, 1939, 1977, 1994
Jan–Dec 1986
12-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1917
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1973 2012
Ties: 1922, 1941, 1954, 1957, 1973
Jul 1985–Dec 1986
18-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2016, 2017
Ties: 1939, 1957
Jan 1985–Dec 1986
24-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904, 1905, 1918
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2012
Ties: 1957, 2010, 2015
Jan 1984–Dec 1986
36-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905, 1968
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1922, 1949, 1975, 1987, 2015
Jan 1983–Dec 1986
48-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1969
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1921, 1936, 1941, 1975
Jan 1982–Dec 1986
60-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
66th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1905, 1969
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1901, 1937, 1941, 1943, 1977, 1988

Citing This Page

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