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CDUS41 KAKQ 280545  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
145 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 27 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 83 407 PM 96 1990 74 9 72  
1915  
MINIMUM 59 150 AM 31 1976 49 10 56  
AVERAGE 71 62 9 64  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.00 2.74 1928 0.11 -0.11 0.11  
MONTH TO DATE 2.14 2.95 -0.81 1.80  
SINCE MAR 1 5.82 6.99 -1.17 2.82  
SINCE JAN 1 10.82 12.79 -1.97 10.47  
 
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 1  
MONTH TO DATE 111 225 -114 242  
SINCE MAR 1 604 741 -137 600  
SINCE JUL 1 3086 3677 -591 3188  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 6 2 4 0  
MONTH TO DATE 57 32 25 24  
SINCE MAR 1 65 38 27 30  
SINCE JAN 1 65 38 27 30    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 21 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (210)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 27 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (200)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 9.8  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
FOG  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100 1200 AM  
LOWEST 47 400 PM  
AVERAGE 74  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 74 93 1957  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 50 32 1931  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 28 2017.........SUNRISE 617 AM EDT SUNSET 757 PM EDT  
APRIL 29 2017.........SUNRISE 616 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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