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CDUS41 KAKQ 200545  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
145 AM EDT SUN AUG 20 2017  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 19 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 89 253 PM 98 2002 88 1 89  
1914  
MINIMUM 74 1125 PM 53 1930 67 7 70  
1924  
AVERAGE 82 77 5 80  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY T 3.62 1957 0.15 -0.15 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 4.65 2.91 1.74 0.53  
SINCE JUN 1 9.23 11.35 -2.12 12.81  
SINCE JAN 1 27.76 28.24 -0.48 33.44  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 0.0 2002 0.0 0.0  
2001  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE NOV 1 7.1 10.3 -3.2  
SINCE JUL 1 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JUN 1 2 7 -5 0  
SINCE JUL 1 0 0 0 0  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 17 12 5 15  
MONTH TO DATE 245 250 -5 307  
SINCE JUN 1 1074 1008 66 1070  
SINCE JAN 1 1297 1169 128 1179    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 14 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (10)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 18 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (20)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.1  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100 1200 AM  
LOWEST 50 400 PM  
AVERAGE 75  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 87 102 1983  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 67 53 1998  
1930  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
AUGUST 20 2017........SUNRISE 630 AM EDT SUNSET 755 PM EDT  
AUGUST 21 2017........SUNRISE 631 AM EDT SUNSET 753 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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