Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1940
1-Month
70.3°F
(21.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
61st Coolest Coolest since: 1934 1927
66th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1900
Ties: 1941
Jul–Aug 1940
2-Month
70.8°F
(21.6°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1933 1976
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1955
Ties: 1919, 1933, 1994, 2013
Jun–Aug 1940
3-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1930 1927
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1900, 2010
Ties: 1930, 1978
May–Aug 1940
4-Month
67.6°F
(19.8°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1967
77th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1903, 1948, 1964, 1973, 1983, 2014, 2017
Apr–Aug 1940
5-Month
63.7°F
(17.6°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
29th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1907
98th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1896, 2010
Ties: 1929, 1958, 1983
Mar–Aug 1940
6-Month
59.3°F
(15.2°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.6°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1928 1924
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1996
Feb–Aug 1940
7-Month
55.3°F
(12.9°C)
56.4°F
(13.6°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1958
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1912
Jan–Aug 1940
8-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
53.2°F
(11.8°C)
-2.5°F
(-1.4°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1958
Dec 1939–Aug 1940
9-Month
49.0°F
(9.4°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.2°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1920 1978
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1958
Nov 1939–Aug 1940
10-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
-2.2°F
(-1.2°C)
4th Coolest Coolest since: 1904 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1977
Oct 1939–Aug 1940
11-Month
48.6°F
(9.2°C)
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
-1.9°F
(-1.1°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1904, 1977
118th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1961
Sep 1939–Aug 1940
12-Month
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.5°F
(-0.8°C)
10th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1977
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2012
Ties: 1926, 1961, 1982
Mar 1939–Aug 1940
18-Month
53.8°F
(12.1°C)
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
19th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1918, 1977
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1905, 1927, 1929, 1951, 1958, 1984
Sep 1938–Aug 1940
24-Month
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.1°F
(0.0°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1929 1978
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1906, 1916, 1920, 1984, 1989
Sep 1937–Aug 1940
36-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
49th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1979
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2018
Ties: 1915, 1986, 1990
Sep 1936–Aug 1940
48-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
50th Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1980
73rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1913, 1916, 1925, 1942, 1946, 1948, 1986, 1998
Sep 1935–Aug 1940
60-Month
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
0.1°F
(0.1°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1931 1981
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1915, 1916, 1944, 1959, 1974

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/