Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Virginia

Average Temperature Rankings, December 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
December 1997
1-Month
38.0°F
(3.3°C)
36.8°F
(2.7°C)
1.2°F
(0.6°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1939
Nov–Dec 1997
2-Month
40.6°F
(4.8°C)
41.1°F
(5.1°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1909, 1920, 1966, 1996
Oct–Dec 1997
3-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
46.1°F
(7.8°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
43rd Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
85th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Sep–Dec 1997
4-Month
50.9°F
(10.5°C)
51.4°F
(10.8°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
36th Coolest Coolest since: 1995 1917
92nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931
Ties: 1926
Aug–Dec 1997
5-Month
55.1°F
(12.8°C)
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
-0.6°F
(-0.4°C)
32nd Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 1931, 2015
Ties: 1955
Jul–Dec 1997
6-Month
58.5°F
(14.7°C)
58.9°F
(14.9°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
34th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
94th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 1931
Ties: 1945, 1964
Jun–Dec 1997
7-Month
59.9°F
(15.5°C)
60.6°F
(15.9°C)
-0.7°F
(-0.4°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
102nd Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1955
May–Dec 1997
8-Month
59.8°F
(15.4°C)
60.9°F
(16.1°C)
-1.1°F
(-0.7°C)
15th Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
113th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1950, 1974
Apr–Dec 1997
9-Month
58.8°F
(14.9°C)
60.2°F
(15.7°C)
-1.4°F
(-0.8°C)
8th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1917
120th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1901, 1910
Mar–Dec 1997
10-Month
57.7°F
(14.3°C)
58.6°F
(14.8°C)
-0.9°F
(-0.5°C)
21st Coolest Coolest since: 1992 1917
107th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1916, 1981
Feb–Dec 1997
11-Month
56.3°F
(13.5°C)
56.7°F
(13.7°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
89th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1935, 1964, 1974, 1983
Jan–Dec 1997
12-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
42nd Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1917
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2012
Ties: 1916, 1964
Jul 1996–Dec 1997
18-Month
55.7°F
(13.2°C)
56.1°F
(13.4°C)
-0.4°F
(-0.2°C)
27th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1904
100th Warmest Warmest since: 1995 2016, 2017
Ties: 1907, 1989
Jan 1996–Dec 1997
24-Month
54.3°F
(12.4°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.5°F
(-0.3°C)
26th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1904, 1905, 1918
101st Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1896, 1941, 1958, 1977
Jan 1995–Dec 1997
36-Month
54.5°F
(12.5°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.3°F
(-0.2°C)
30th Coolest Coolest since: 1989 1905, 1968
96th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2021
Ties: 1908, 1910, 1925, 1928, 1989
Jan 1994–Dec 1997
48-Month
54.7°F
(12.6°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
-0.1°F
(-0.1°C)
39th Coolest Coolest since: 1984 1969
86th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020
Ties: 1916, 1925, 1928, 1937, 1943, 1958
Jan 1993–Dec 1997
60-Month
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
54.8°F
(12.7°C)
0.0°F
(0.0°C)
44th Coolest Coolest since: 1996 1905, 1969
80th Warmest Warmest since: 1996 2020, 2021
Ties: 1899, 1902, 1914, 1915, 1924, 1944, 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Average Temperature, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/