052  
CDUS41 KRLX 172117  
CLICRW  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
517 PM EDT SAT APR 17 2021  
   
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..THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 17 2021
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1901 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 60 12:49 PM 89 1976 69 -9 67  
MINIMUM 36 6:35 AM 26 1962 45 -9 35  
1980  
AVERAGE 48 57 -9 51  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.01 1.17 1945 0.10 -0.09 0.12  
MONTH TO DATE 0.65 1.76 -1.11 2.26  
SINCE MAR 1 4.26 5.67 -1.41 6.56  
SINCE JAN 1 11.64 11.86 -0.22 14.98  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 17 9 8 14  
MONTH TO DATE 185 195 -10 222  
SINCE MAR 1 671 795 -124 648  
SINCE JUL 1 4017 4249 -232 3683  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 1 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 9 16 -7 0  
SINCE MAR 1 13 21 -8 16  
SINCE JAN 1 13 21 -8 21    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 15 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION NW (330)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 20 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (330)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 2.4  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100  
LOWEST 41  
AVERAGE 71  
   
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THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 69 90 1976  
2019  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 45 26 1983  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 17 2021.........SUNRISE 6:47 AM EDT SUNSET 8:05 PM EDT  
APRIL 18 2021.........SUNRISE 6:46 AM EDT SUNSET 8:06 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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