Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, May 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
May 1940
1-Month
59.5°F
(15.3°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1929, 1931, 1947, 1948, 1958, 2016
Apr–May 1940
2-Month
53.9°F
(12.2°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-1.8°F
(-1.0°C)
17th Coolest Coolest since: 1935 1961
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896
Ties: 1904
Mar–May 1940
3-Month
48.3°F
(9.1°C)
50.8°F
(10.4°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.3°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1960
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1928, 1931
Feb–May 1940
4-Month
44.2°F
(6.8°C)
46.3°F
(7.9°C)
-2.1°F
(-1.1°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1978
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1968
Jan–May 1940
5-Month
39.0°F
(3.9°C)
43.1°F
(6.2°C)
-4.1°F
(-2.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Dec 1939–May 1940
6-Month
38.3°F
(3.5°C)
41.4°F
(5.2°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1978
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Nov 1939–May 1940
7-Month
38.4°F
(3.6°C)
41.6°F
(5.3°C)
-3.2°F
(-1.7°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Oct 1939–May 1940
8-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
43.0°F
(6.1°C)
-2.6°F
(-1.4°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977, 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1918
Sep 1939–May 1940
9-Month
43.4°F
(6.3°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1918 1977
117th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902
Aug 1939–May 1940
10-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
-1.7°F
(-0.9°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1902, 1926
Jul 1939–May 1940
11-Month
48.4°F
(9.1°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-1.7°F
(-1.0°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1926, 1958, 1970
Jun 1939–May 1940
12-Month
50.3°F
(10.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.3°F
(-0.7°C)
9th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1926, 1958, 1961
Dec 1938–May 1940
18-Month
47.9°F
(8.8°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1978
87th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1927, 1984, 1985
Jun 1938–May 1940
24-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1978
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1916, 1952, 1958, 1985, 2014
Jun 1937–May 1940
36-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
52nd Coolest Coolest since: 1936 1979
71st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1902, 1910, 1915, 1986
Jun 1936–May 1940
48-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1980
47th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1900, 1903, 1909, 1938, 1939, 1988, 1999
Jun 1935–May 1940
60-Month
51.7°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1981
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1909, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1974, 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/