292  
CDUS41 KRLX 170742  
CLICRW  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
342 AM EDT TUE AUG 17 2021  
   
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..THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 16 2021
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
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)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 84 3:32 PM 104 2007 85 -1 83  
MINIMUM 70 7:28 AM 47 1979 64 6 66  
AVERAGE 77 75 2 75  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.45 1.64 1922 0.11 0.34 0.00  
MONTH TO DATE 3.31 2.05 1.26 0.91  
SINCE JUN 1 10.30 12.15 -1.85 7.74  
SINCE JAN 1 26.55 31.41 -4.86 35.30  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JUN 1 6 10 -4 5  
SINCE JUL 1 0 0 0 0  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 12 10 2 10  
MONTH TO DATE 179 160 19 185  
SINCE JUN 1 753 722 31 872  
SINCE JAN 1 858 851 7 995    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 8 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (150)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 11 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION S (200)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 1.3  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
THUNDERSTORM  
HEAVY RAIN  
RAIN  
LIGHT RAIN  
FOG  
FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 100  
LOWEST 69  
AVERAGE 85  
   
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THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 85 101 1988  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 64 48 1979  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
AUGUST 17 2021........SUNRISE 6:43 AM EDT SUNSET 8:17 PM EDT  
AUGUST 18 2021........SUNRISE 6:44 AM EDT SUNSET 8:16 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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