Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
18.5°F
(-7.5°C)
30.5°F
(-0.8°C)
-12.0°F
(-6.7°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1977
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1950
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
26.6°F
(-3.0°C)
31.8°F
(-0.1°C)
-5.2°F
(-2.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1918
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1978
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
35.3°F
(1.8°C)
-4.6°F
(-2.5°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1961
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
36.7°F
(2.6°C)
39.8°F
(4.3°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1963
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
14th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
112th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1905, 1944, 2001
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
47.5°F
(8.6°C)
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
52.3°F
(11.3°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
13th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1908, 1925, 1938
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
53.4°F
(11.9°C)
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
-0.8°F
(-0.4°C)
22nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1910, 1966
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
54.4°F
(12.4°C)
54.9°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1902, 1930, 1946, 1948, 1955, 1980, 2014
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1977
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1932
Ties: 1969, 1973, 1975
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
52.9°F
(11.6°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
40th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1926, 1941, 1979, 1993, 2001
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1911, 1993, 1998
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
76th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1912, 1913, 1937, 1973, 1993, 2001
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
52.4°F
(11.3°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2013
Ties: 1920, 1922, 1955, 1975
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1970
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1909, 1912, 1921, 1937, 1943, 1944, 1975, 2011
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
52.1°F
(11.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
83rd Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1964, 1970, 1982
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2020
Ties: 1914, 1932, 1947, 1989, 1991
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1981
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1910, 1916, 1925, 1939, 1946, 1976, 1987, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/