Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1988
1-Month
29.5°F
(-1.4°C)
34.8°F
(1.6°C)
-5.3°F
(-3.0°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1950
Ties: 1936, 1985
Dec 1987–Jan 1988
2-Month
34.7°F
(1.5°C)
35.8°F
(2.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Nov 1987–Jan 1988
3-Month
39.2°F
(4.0°C)
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 1932
Ties: 1917, 1921, 1929
Oct 1987–Jan 1988
4-Month
42.0°F
(5.6°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
99th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1896, 1910, 1959, 1964
Sep 1987–Jan 1988
5-Month
47.2°F
(8.4°C)
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Aug 1987–Jan 1988
6-Month
51.9°F
(11.1°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
88th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1912, 1917, 1965, 1990, 1997
Jul 1987–Jan 1988
7-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1993
Jun 1987–Jan 1988
8-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1918
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1903, 1944, 1976, 1983
May 1987–Jan 1988
9-Month
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
58.1°F
(14.5°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932
Ties: 1897, 1903, 1944, 1952, 1983, 1986
Apr 1987–Jan 1988
10-Month
57.9°F
(14.4°C)
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 1932, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1983
Mar 1987–Jan 1988
11-Month
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1920, 1957, 1958, 1983
Feb 1987–Jan 1988
12-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2020
Ties: 1976, 1985, 2001
Aug 1986–Jan 1988
18-Month
54.1°F
(12.3°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1918
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1913, 1924, 1938, 2010, 2014
Feb 1986–Jan 1988
24-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
82nd Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1918
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2013, 2021
Ties: 1922, 1924, 1935, 1944, 1946, 1986, 1996, 2010
Feb 1985–Jan 1988
36-Month
55.4°F
(13.0°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
37th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2021
Ties: 1899, 1901, 1939, 1944, 1949, 1952, 1976, 1987, 1991
Feb 1984–Jan 1988
48-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1905, 1918, 1970
41st Warmest Warmest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1924, 1946, 1954, 1958, 1989, 1991, 1999
Feb 1983–Jan 1988
60-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1987 1970
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2021
Ties: 1948, 1975, 1976, 1987, 1990

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/