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CDUS41 KAKQ 270545  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
145 AM EDT THU APR 27 2017  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 26 2017
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1871 TO 2017  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 77 518 PM 96 1960 73 4 87  
MINIMUM 58 644 AM 32 1934 49 9 63  
1919  
AVERAGE 68 61 7 75  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.02 2.60 1978 0.11 -0.09 0.10  
MONTH TO DATE 2.14 2.84 -0.70 1.69  
SINCE MAR 1 5.82 6.88 -1.06 2.71  
SINCE JAN 1 10.82 12.68 -1.86 10.36  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 0.0 2002 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.1 -0.1  
SINCE NOV 1 7.1 10.3 -3.2  
SINCE JUL 1 7.1 10.3 -3.2  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 0 5 -5 0  
MONTH TO DATE 111 220 -109 241  
SINCE MAR 1 604 736 -132 599  
SINCE JUL 1 3086 3672 -586 3187  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 3 2 1 10  
MONTH TO DATE 51 30 21 24  
SINCE MAR 1 59 36 23 30  
SINCE JAN 1 59 36 23 30    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 13 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (270)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 17 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (330)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 6.0  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100 1200 AM  
LOWEST 54 400 PM  
AVERAGE 77  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 74 96 1990  
1915  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 49 31 1976  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 27 2017.........SUNRISE 619 AM EDT SUNSET 756 PM EDT  
APRIL 28 2017.........SUNRISE 617 AM EDT SUNSET 757 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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