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CDUS41 KAKQ 302127  
CLIRIC  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD, VA  
526 PM EDT SUN APR 30 2017  
 
   
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..THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 2017
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
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)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 86 359 PM 93 1974 74 12 60  
MINIMUM 70 601 AM 30 1897 50 20 52  
AVERAGE 78  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.93 1895 0.10 -0.10 T  
MONTH TO DATE 2.28 3.27 -0.99 2.17  
SINCE MAR 1 5.96 7.31 -1.35 3.19  
SINCE JAN 1 10.96 13.11 -2.15 10.84  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0  
SINCE NOV 1 7.1  
SINCE JUL 1 7.1  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 5 -5 9  
MONTH TO DATE 111 240 -129 269  
SINCE MAR 1 604 756 -152 627  
SINCE JUL 1 3086 3692 -606 3215  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 13 2 11 0  
MONTH TO DATE 97 36 61 24  
SINCE MAR 1 105 42 63 30  
SINCE JAN 1 105 42 63 30    
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WIND (MPH)  
RESULTANT WIND SPEED 11 RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION SW (210)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 24 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SW (220)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 28 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION SW (210)  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
FOG  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 93  
LOWEST 45  
AVERAGE 69  
   
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THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 75 94 1942  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 51 36 1996  
1937  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 30 2017.........SUNRISE 615 AM EDT SUNSET 759 PM EDT  
MAY 1 2017...........SUNRISE 614 AM EDT SUNSET 759 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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