137  
CDUS41 KRLX 052116  
CLICRW  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV  
516 PM EDT THU MAY 05 2022  
   
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..THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 2022
 
 
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1901 TO 2022  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 75 3:11 PM 94 1928 75 0 65  
MINIMUM 56 7:16 AM 32 1907 50 6 47  
AVERAGE 66 62 4 56  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 1.32 2012 0.16 -0.16 0.45  
MONTH TO DATE 0.70 0.76 -0.06 0.85  
SINCE MAR 1 7.90 8.46 -0.56 6.72  
SINCE JAN 1 18.17 15.09 3.08 14.10  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 0 4 -4 9  
MONTH TO DATE 3 24 -21 21  
SINCE MAR 1 854 892 -38 830  
SINCE JUL 1 3989 4264 -275 4176  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 1 2 -1 0  
MONTH TO DATE 5 10 -5 4  
SINCE MAR 1 31 45 -14 27  
SINCE JAN 1 31 45 -14 27    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 7 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION N (340)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 10 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION N (350)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 2.4  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 90  
LOWEST 45  
AVERAGE 68  
   
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THE CHARLESTON WV CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 75 94 1932  
1941  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 51 31 1968  
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
MAY 5 2022...........SUNRISE 6:25 AM EDT SUNSET 8:22 PM EDT  
MAY 6 2022...........SUNRISE 6:24 AM EDT SUNSET 8:23 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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