Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, August 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
August 1978
1-Month
72.2°F
(22.3°C)
70.4°F
(21.3°C)
1.8°F
(1.0°C)
94th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1927
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1900
Jul–Aug 1978
2-Month
71.6°F
(22.0°C)
71.2°F
(21.8°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
78th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1976
48th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1955
Ties: 1932, 1942, 1973, 1998
Jun–Aug 1978
3-Month
70.2°F
(21.2°C)
70.1°F
(21.2°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
57th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1927
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1900, 2010
Ties: 1930, 1940
May–Aug 1978
4-Month
67.3°F
(19.6°C)
67.7°F
(19.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1967
84th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1982, 1996
Apr–Aug 1978
5-Month
64.1°F
(17.8°C)
64.3°F
(17.9°C)
-0.2°F
(-0.1°C)
37th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1907
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1896, 2010
Ties: 1897, 1902, 1945, 1968, 2008
Mar–Aug 1978
6-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.5°F
(15.8°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1924
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Ties: 1931, 1966, 1979
Feb–Aug 1978
7-Month
54.2°F
(12.3°C)
56.5°F
(13.6°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1958 1958
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Aug 1978
8-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
53.3°F
(11.8°C)
-3.1°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
125th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Dec 1977–Aug 1978
9-Month
48.1°F
(8.9°C)
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
-2.9°F
(-1.7°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
124th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Nov 1977–Aug 1978
10-Month
47.8°F
(8.8°C)
50.1°F
(10.1°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1963 1904
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Oct 1977–Aug 1978
11-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
-2.4°F
(-1.3°C)
3rd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1904, 1977
122nd Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Sep 1977–Aug 1978
12-Month
49.6°F
(9.8°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-2.0°F
(-1.1°C)
5th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1977
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2012
Mar 1977–Aug 1978
18-Month
53.7°F
(12.1°C)
54.6°F
(12.6°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
16th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1918, 1977
109th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1915, 1926
Sep 1976–Aug 1978
24-Month
49.3°F
(9.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-2.3°F
(-1.3°C)
1st Coolest Coolest to Date 1978
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017
Sep 1975–Aug 1978
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
2nd Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1979
121st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Ties: 1970
Sep 1974–Aug 1978
48-Month
50.5°F
(10.3°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.6°C)
7th Coolest Coolest since: 1971 1980
115th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1963, 1966, 1969, 1982
Sep 1973–Aug 1978
60-Month
51.0°F
(10.6°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
20th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1981
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1905, 1919, 1920, 1985

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/