353  
CDUS41 KAKQ 210545  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
145 AM EDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 20 2018
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2018  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 64 456 PM 95 1985 72 -8 83  
MINIMUM 35 244 AM 29 1926 47 -12 58  
AVERAGE 50 60 -10 71  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 3.35 2008 0.10 -0.10 0.07  
MONTH TO DATE 1.98 2.20 -0.22 0.88  
SINCE MAR 1 4.31 6.24 -1.93 4.56  
SINCE JAN 1 9.76 12.04 -2.28 9.56  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 0.0 2002 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE T 0.1 -0.1  
SINCE NOV 1 12.4 10.3 2.1  
SINCE JUL 1 12.4 10.3 2.1  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 15 7 8 0  
MONTH TO DATE 223 184 39 83  
SINCE MAR 1 876 700 176 576  
SINCE JUL 1 3640 3636 4 3058  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 1 -1 6  
MONTH TO DATE 19 19 0 38  
SINCE MAR 1 22 25 -3 46  
SINCE JAN 1 28 25 3 46    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 24 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (340)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 33 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (340)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 9.9  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 75 200 AM  
LOWEST 19 500 PM  
AVERAGE 47  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 72 92 1985  
1957  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 48 28 1956  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 21 2018.........SUNRISE 626 AM EDT SUNSET 750 PM EDT  
APRIL 22 2018.........SUNRISE 625 AM EDT SUNSET 751 PM EDT  
 
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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