Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1940
1-Month
38.9°F
(3.8°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
5.8°F
(3.2°C)
114th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1989
12th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Nov–Dec 1940
2-Month
40.4°F
(4.7°C)
37.5°F
(3.1°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
22nd Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Ties: 1941
Oct–Dec 1940
3-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
1.9°F
(1.1°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1939 1917
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1931 2015
Sep–Dec 1940
4-Month
48.8°F
(9.3°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
0.6°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1896, 1934
Aug–Dec 1940
5-Month
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
0.5°F
(0.3°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
59th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1919, 1926, 1953
Jul–Dec 1940
6-Month
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
0.3°F
(0.2°C)
59th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1976
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1965
Jun–Dec 1940
7-Month
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
69th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1976
57th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1931
Ties: 1895, 1908, 1942, 1957, 1985
May–Dec 1940
8-Month
58.2°F
(14.6°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.2°F
(0.2°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1917
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 1895, 1912, 1932, 1938, 1977, 2013
Apr–Dec 1940
9-Month
57.1°F
(13.9°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
47th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2015
Ties: 2008
Mar–Dec 1940
10-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1932, 1961, 1983
Feb–Dec 1940
11-Month
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.2°C)
33rd Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1917
93rd Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1903, 1910, 1974, 1992
Jan–Dec 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: 1924 1917
116th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1921, 2012
Ties: 1904, 1969
Jul 1939–Dec 1940
18-Month
52.2°F
(11.2°C)
53.1°F
(11.7°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1926 1963
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2016
Ties: 1976, 1980
Jan 1939–Dec 1940
24-Month
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1963
81st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017
Ties: 1896, 1908, 1910, 1928, 1930, 1944
Jan 1938–Dec 1940
36-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
75th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1968, 1978, 1980, 1981
49th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2017, 2018, 2019
Ties: 1938, 1956, 1998
Jan 1937–Dec 1940
48-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1937 1963, 1969, 1979, 1981
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1912, 1931, 1942, 1944, 1988
Jan 1936–Dec 1940
60-Month
51.8°F
(11.0°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
0.2°F
(0.1°C)
53rd Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1980, 1981
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1902, 1912, 1914, 1915, 1924, 1937, 1938, 1945, 1947, 1975, 1987, 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/