500  
CDUS41 KAKQ 230545  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
145 AM EDT THU MAR 23 2017  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 22 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 55 642 AM 90 1938 62 -7 65  
MINIMUM 36 1145 PM 19 1988 39 -3 29  
AVERAGE 46 50 -4 47  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 1.93 1903 0.13 -0.13 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 2.11 2.83 -0.72 0.75  
SINCE MAR 1 2.11 2.83 -0.72 0.75  
SINCE JAN 1 7.11 8.63 -1.52 8.40  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 3.6 1914 0.1 -0.1  
MONTH TO DATE T 0.6 -0.6  
SINCE NOV 1 7.1 10.2 -3.1  
SINCE JUL 1 7.1 10.2 -3.1  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 19 15 4 18  
MONTH TO DATE 424 397 27 298  
SINCE MAR 1 424 397 27 298  
SINCE JUL 1 2906 3333 -427 2886  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 4 0 4 6  
SINCE MAR 1 4 0 4 6  
SINCE JAN 1 4 0 4 6    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 33 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (330)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 41 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (330)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 14.4  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 83 100 AM  
LOWEST 20 500 PM  
AVERAGE 52  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 62 94 1907  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 39 21 2004  
2002  
1940  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MARCH 23 2017.........SUNRISE 708 AM EDT SUNSET 724 PM EDT  
MARCH 24 2017.........SUNRISE 706 AM EDT SUNSET 725 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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