Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1998
1-Month
65.5°F
(18.6°C)
63.2°F
(17.3°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1967
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2018
Ties: 1936, 1987
Apr–May 1998
2-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1907
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2019
Ties: 1908
Mar–May 1998
3-Month
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1960
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1922, 1959
Feb–May 1998
4-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1895
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1957
Jan–May 1998
5-Month
49.7°F
(9.8°C)
46.6°F
(8.1°C)
3.1°F
(1.7°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 2020
Dec 1997–May 1998
6-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
2.8°F
(1.6°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1978
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Nov 1997–May 1998
7-Month
47.1°F
(8.4°C)
45.1°F
(7.3°C)
2.0°F
(1.1°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1921, 1995
Oct 1997–May 1998
8-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.5°F
(8.1°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Sep 1997–May 1998
9-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
1.5°F
(0.9°C)
105th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
21st Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Aug 1997–May 1998
10-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.2°F
(10.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1950, 1953, 1954, 1985, 2018
Jul 1997–May 1998
11-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2017
Ties: 1937, 1939, 1954
Jun 1997–May 1998
12-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012, 2017
Ties: 1898, 1901, 1903, 1972, 1990, 1992
Dec 1996–May 1998
18-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1992 2017
Ties: 1942, 1946
Jun 1996–May 1998
24-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1899, 1913, 1914, 1935, 1942, 1951, 1957, 1990
Jun 1995–May 1998
36-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1906
78th Warmest Warmest since: 1997 2018
Ties: 1909, 1929, 1940, 1959, 1973
Jun 1994–May 1998
48-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019, 2020
Ties: 1899, 1938, 1940, 1948, 1990
Jun 1993–May 1998
60-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1970
53rd Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2020
Ties: 1924, 1925, 1938, 1958, 1975, 1987, 1988

Citing This Page

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