798  
CDUS41 KRLX 302134  
CLICRW  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
534 PM EDT FRI APR 30 2021  
   
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..THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 30 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 70 3:40 PM 94 1942 72 -2 59  
MINIMUM 52 4:26 AM 31 1977 48 4 47  
AVERAGE 61 60 1 53  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY T 1.49 1966 0.11 -0.11 0.08  
MONTH TO DATE 2.26 3.24 -0.98 5.91  
SINCE MAR 1 5.87 7.15 -1.28 10.21  
SINCE JAN 1 13.25 13.34 -0.09 18.63  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 4 6 -2 12  
MONTH TO DATE 322 294 28 375  
SINCE MAR 1 808 894 -86 801  
SINCE JUL 1 4154 4348 -194 3836  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 1 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 19 27 -8 2  
SINCE MAR 1 23 32 -9 18  
SINCE JAN 1 23 32 -9 23    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 24 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION W (270)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 36 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION NW (310)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 10.1  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.6  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 96  
LOWEST 26  
AVERAGE 61  
   
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THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 72 94 1942  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 49 31 1969  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
APRIL 30 2021.........SUNRISE 6:30 AM EDT SUNSET 8:17 PM EDT  
MAY 1 2021...........SUNRISE 6:29 AM EDT SUNSET 8:18 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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