Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1997
1-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
-4.4°F
(-2.4°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1967 1967
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Apr–May 1997
2-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-3.8°F
(-2.1°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1961 1907
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2019
Mar–May 1997
3-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1960
106th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2012
Ties: 1907, 1914, 1937, 1992
Feb–May 1997
4-Month
49.8°F
(9.9°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1895
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1919, 1932, 1935, 1956, 2003
Jan–May 1997
5-Month
46.9°F
(8.3°C)
46.7°F
(8.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
62nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
65th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1942, 1948
Dec 1996–May 1997
6-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1978
50th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1896, 1929, 1942, 1944
Nov 1996–May 1997
7-Month
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1908, 1923, 1928, 1993
Oct 1996–May 1997
8-Month
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1897, 1935, 1965
Sep 1996–May 1997
9-Month
48.7°F
(9.3°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1897, 1934, 1944, 2003, 2015
Aug 1996–May 1997
10-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1928, 1975, 1979, 1989, 1994, 2015
Jul 1996–May 1997
11-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904, 1918
83rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1900, 1928, 1960, 1975, 1979, 1981
Jun 1996–May 1997
12-Month
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
82nd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 1899, 1906, 1925, 1960, 1965, 1983, 1989, 2014
Dec 1995–May 1997
18-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
25th Coolest Coolest since: 1982 1905
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1917
Jun 1995–May 1997
24-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.3°C)
28th Coolest Coolest since: 1983 1905
97th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2017
Ties: 1915, 1920, 1925, 1926, 1977
Jun 1994–May 1997
36-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1994 1906
72nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2018
Ties: 1913, 1915, 1921, 1985, 1989, 1994, 2015
Jun 1993–May 1997
48-Month
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1970
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019, 2020
Ties: 1903, 1916, 1930, 1942, 1958
Jun 1992–May 1997
60-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1985 1970
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1910, 1914, 1915, 1917, 1922, 1930, 1931, 1960

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on October 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/