Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
40.2°F
(4.6°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
3.4°F
(1.9°C)
98th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
28th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
42.2°F
(5.7°C)
41.2°F
(5.1°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
80th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1917
46th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1900, 1949, 1974
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
46.4°F
(8.0°C)
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
60th Coolest Coolest since: 2002 1917
66th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1972
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
57th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1915, 1920, 1934, 1939, 2009
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
55.9°F
(13.3°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931, 2015
Ties: 1920, 1983, 1993, 2013
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
59.0°F
(15.0°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
74th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 1931
Ties: 1926, 1951, 2009
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
50th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1902, 1932, 1939
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
61.2°F
(16.2°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
0.3°F
(0.1°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
71st Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1905, 1944, 1980, 2009, 2013
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1919, 1947, 1952, 1954, 1975, 1993, 2003, 2009
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
59.2°F
(15.1°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
77th Coolest Coolest since: 2000 1917
49th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2015
Ties: 1899, 1902, 1908, 1911, 1919
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
57.5°F
(14.2°C)
56.6°F
(13.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
90th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
36th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1941, 1948, 1973
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 2003 1917
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1952
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 2005 1904
13th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2016, 2017
Ties: 2018
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
115th Coolest Coolest since: 2006 1904, 1905, 1918
10th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2012
Ties: 1922, 2006, 2013
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.6°F
(0.9°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1905, 1968
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 2007
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
117th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1969
6th Warmest Warmest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 2007
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
56.2°F
(13.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
1.4°F
(0.7°C)
118th Coolest Coolest since: 2007 1905, 1969
4th Warmest Warmest since: 2002 2019
Ties: 2002, 2016

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/