ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Are you a weather enthusiast? Love watching the skies? See if you can correctly guess this WFXR Weather Trivia question!
Which year had the warmest September on record for Roanoke, Virginia?
According to the National Weather Service, the normal average temperature for the month of September in Roanoke is 69.6°F.
Several warmer-than-average Septembers have been recorded since 1912. However, the warmest September for the Star City occurred in 1930; the average monthly temperature was 75.7°F.
The second warmest September for Roanoke occurred more recently. In 2019, the average temperature for the month was 75.5°F.
The average monthly temperature is calculated by adding up the daily average temperatures for each day of a month and then dividing that sum by the number of days in the month. For example, for the month of September, you would add up the 30 average daily temperatures and then divide by 30.