Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
42.6°F
(5.9°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2015
Ties: 1982, 2011
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
45.0°F
(7.2°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
3.9°F
(2.1°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1971
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
49.1°F
(9.5°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
3.0°F
(1.7°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2015
Ties: 1994, 2016
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1971 1931
Ties: 2016
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
58.7°F
(14.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
3.0°F
(1.6°C)
120th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
6th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931, 2015
Ties: 1941
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
61.5°F
(16.4°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
119th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
7th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 1931
Ties: 1941
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
62.9°F
(17.2°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Ties: 1941
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
63.3°F
(17.4°C)
61.0°F
(16.1°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 2011
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
62.4°F
(16.9°C)
60.1°F
(15.6°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1941 2015
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
60.7°F
(15.9°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
2.1°F
(1.1°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
8th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2015
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
121st Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
5th Warmest Warmest since: 1921 2019
Ties: 1921
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
57.4°F
(14.1°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
123rd Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1917
3rd Warmest Warmest since: 1990 2012
Ties: 1990
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
57.8°F
(14.3°C)
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904
11th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2016, 2017
Ties: 2002
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
56.0°F
(13.3°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1904, 1905, 1918
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1991 2012
Ties: 1939
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.5°F
(0.2°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905, 1968
44th Warmest Warmest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1913, 1921, 1943, 1947, 1956, 1957
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1969
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1994 2019
Ties: 1899, 1924, 1931, 1944, 1945, 1947, 1950, 1990
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
55.2°F
(12.9°C)
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 1997 1905, 1969
45th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1922, 1925, 1931, 1939, 1942, 1947, 1948, 1951

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/