Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
39.9°F
(4.4°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
44.1°F
(6.7°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1964
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1915, 1934, 1951
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1917
64th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1931
Ties: 1957
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1931, 2015
Ties: 1938, 1949, 1979
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1985 1931
Ties: 1933, 1949, 1985, 2004
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
61.8°F
(16.6°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1984 2015
Ties: 1911, 1936, 1970
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
62.2°F
(16.8°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
1.3°F
(0.7°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1917
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 2015
Ties: 1921, 1934, 1959, 1970, 1971, 1999, 2005
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1906, 1911, 1957, 1977
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
59.4°F
(15.2°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2015
Ties: 1897, 1922, 1938, 2003, 2005
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
57.3°F
(14.1°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.4°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
43rd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1896, 1956
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1906, 1927, 1942, 2009
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
85th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2016, 2017
Ties: 1971, 1973, 1994, 1995
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1904, 1905, 1918
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1942, 1952, 1974, 2001, 2004, 2009
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905, 1968
36th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1898, 1900, 1922, 1949, 1975, 1986, 2015
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
81st Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1969
42nd Warmest Warmest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1923, 1948
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1905, 1969
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/