Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
608 AM EDT THU SEP 01 2022

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...THE RICHMOND VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2022...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1871 TO 2022

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART   LAST YEAR`S
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM     VALUE DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH            107   08/06/1918
 LOW              46   08/31/1934
HIGHEST           97   08/09         97       0       95  08/12
                                                          08/13
                                                          08/24
LOWEST            61   08/13         58       3       62  08/05
                       08/18
AVG. MAXIMUM    88.4               87.5     0.9     88.9
AVG. MINIMUM    68.7               67.6     1.1     71.0
MEAN            78.5               77.5     1.0     79.9
DAYS MAX >= 90    13               11.5     1.5       15
DAYS MAX <= 32     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     0                0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM       16.30   2004
 MINIMUM        0.45   1896
TOTALS          4.07               4.90   -0.83     7.21
DAILY AVG.      0.13               0.16   -0.03     0.23
DAYS >= .01       11                9.4     1.6       14
DAYS >= .10        6                6.6    -0.6       10
DAYS >= .50        3                3.0     0.0        6
DAYS >= 1.00       2                1.4     0.6        2
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   1.35   08/05 TO 08/05

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL      0
 SINCE 7/1         0                  0       0       MM
COOLING TOTAL    427                389      38      469
 SINCE 1/1      1471               1310     161       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/330    DATE  08/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    37/340    DATE  08/05
                                37/350          08/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.56

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     71

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              4     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                4     RAIN                       7
LIGHT RAIN               12     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      0

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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