Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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West Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1978
1-Month
34.6°F
(1.4°C)
33.1°F
(0.6°C)
1.5°F
(0.8°C)
72nd Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1989
54th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1975
Nov–Dec 1978
2-Month
40.0°F
(4.4°C)
37.6°F
(3.1°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
96th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
30th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Oct–Dec 1978
3-Month
43.5°F
(6.4°C)
42.8°F
(6.0°C)
0.7°F
(0.4°C)
74th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
52nd Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1908, 1953, 2009, 2013
Sep–Dec 1978
4-Month
49.4°F
(9.7°C)
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
91st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1912, 1915, 1923, 1975, 2005, 2006
Aug–Dec 1978
5-Month
54.0°F
(12.2°C)
52.6°F
(11.4°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
99th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
27th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1918, 1936, 1946
Jul–Dec 1978
6-Month
56.8°F
(13.8°C)
55.8°F
(13.2°C)
1.0°F
(0.6°C)
88th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
38th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Jun–Dec 1978
7-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
0.8°F
(0.5°C)
86th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1976
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 1931
Ties: 1939, 1986, 2012
May–Dec 1978
8-Month
58.4°F
(14.7°C)
58.0°F
(14.4°C)
0.4°F
(0.3°C)
71st Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1975 2015
Ties: 1913, 1923, 1947, 1948, 1952, 1993, 2006
Apr–Dec 1978
9-Month
57.6°F
(14.2°C)
57.2°F
(14.0°C)
0.4°F
(0.2°C)
68th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
58th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2015
Ties: 1913, 1952, 1955, 1956, 1982, 2003, 2013
Mar–Dec 1978
10-Month
55.6°F
(13.1°C)
55.5°F
(13.1°C)
0.1°F
(0.0°C)
51st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1895, 1927, 1929, 1965, 1984, 1995, 2008
Feb–Dec 1978
11-Month
52.5°F
(11.4°C)
53.5°F
(11.9°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
105th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2016
Ties: 1895, 1926, 1947, 1962, 1968, 1972
Jan–Dec 1978
12-Month
49.9°F
(9.9°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-1.6°F
(-0.9°C)
6th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 1921, 2012
Jul 1977–Dec 1978
18-Month
52.0°F
(11.1°C)
53.0°F
(11.7°C)
-1.0°F
(-0.6°C)
11th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
114th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1966, 1969, 1981
Jan 1977–Dec 1978
24-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.2°F
(-0.7°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1977 1963
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2017
Jan 1976–Dec 1978
36-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
1st Coolest Coolest since: 1968 1968, 1978, 1980, 1981
123rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2017, 2018, 2019
Ties: 1968, 1980, 1981
Jan 1975–Dec 1978
48-Month
50.7°F
(10.4°C)
51.6°F
(10.9°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
12th Coolest Coolest since: 1970 1963, 1969, 1979, 1981
111th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1904, 1961, 1965
Jan 1974–Dec 1978
60-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.5°F
(10.8°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.3°C)
18th Coolest Coolest since: 1972 1980, 1981
104th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1920, 1972

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/