749  
CDUS41 KAKQ 172129  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
528 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 2018
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
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)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 93 252 PM 99 1988 88 5 86  
1987  
MINIMUM 74 621 AM 56 1979 68 6 73  
1963  
1902  
AVERAGE 84  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 3.17 1977 0.15 -0.15 T  
MONTH TO DATE 1.43 2.60 -1.17 2.50  
SINCE JUN 1 20.43 11.04 9.39 7.08  
SINCE JAN 1 42.14 27.93 14.21 25.61  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0  
SINCE NOV 1 12.4  
SINCE JUL 1 0.0  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JUN 1 0 7 -7 2  
SINCE JUL 1 0 0 0 0  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 19 13 6 15  
MONTH TO DATE 264 226 38 210  
SINCE JUN 1 1032 984 48 1039  
SINCE JAN 1 1333 1145 188 1262    
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WIND (MPH)  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED 6 RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION S (200)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 18 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION S (200)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 25 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (240)  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
FOG  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 94  
LOWEST 52  
AVERAGE 73  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 88 97 2002  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 67 54 1941  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
AUGUST 17 2018........SUNRISE 627 AM EDT SUNSET 759 PM EDT  
AUGUST 18 2018........SUNRISE 628 AM EDT SUNSET 758 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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