Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
60.4°F
(15.8°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-2.8°F
(-1.5°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1967
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1907, 2020
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.2°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1907
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1966
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1960
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1900, 1956, 1969, 1972, 2013
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1895
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1915, 1936, 1984, 2005, 2015
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1978
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1975, 1985, 1992
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
70th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1978
56th Warmest Warmest since: 1985 2012
Ties: 1908, 2010, 2011
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
45.5°F
(7.5°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1986 2012
Ties: 1897, 1944, 1947, 2011
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2012
Ties: 1907, 2003, 2014
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1900, 1988, 2001
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1928, 1975, 1979, 1994, 1997, 2015
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1904, 1918
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1923, 1947, 1983, 1988
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1904
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2012, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1925, 1960, 1965, 1983, 1997, 2014
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
51.3°F
(10.7°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1921, 1927, 1984, 2015
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1905
74th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2017
Ties: 1907, 1910, 1948, 1958
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1906
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2018
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1921, 1985, 1994, 1997, 2015
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
55.0°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1986 1970
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1988 2019, 2020
Ties: 1900, 1925, 1936, 1937, 1977, 1986
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1988 1970
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1901, 1923, 1932, 1937, 1939, 1948, 1951, 1990

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/