Weather History for Richmond, VA

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Saturday, October 6, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 70 °F 63 °F  
Max Temperature 84 °F 74 °F 99 °F (1941)
Min Temperature 56 °F 52 °F 33 °F (1965)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 0 4  
Month to date heating degree days 2 21  
Since 1 July heating degree days 13 50  
Cooling Degree Days 5 2  
Month to date cooling degree days 46 14  
Year to date cooling degree days 1735 1518  
Growing Degree Days 20 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 57 °F    
Average Humidity 69    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 44    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.10 in 3.95 in (1957)
Month to date precipitation 0.21 0.59  
Year to date precipitation 29.63 34.71  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 0.00 in (2002)
Month to date snowfall 0.0 0.0  
Since 1 July snowfall 0.0 0.0  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.94 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 8 mph (WSW)    
Max Wind Speed 18 mph    
Max Gust Speed 25 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Oct. 06, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:09 AM EDT 6:44 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:43 AM EDT 7:10 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 6:13 AM EDT 7:40 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:42 AM EDT 8:10 PM EDT
Moon 11:03 PM EDT (10/6) 12:57 PM EDT (10/6)
Length of Visible Light 12h 26m
Length of Day
11h 34m
Waning Gibbous, 65% of the Moon is Illuminated
Oct 6
Waning Gibbous
Oct 8
Last Quarter
Oct 15
New
Oct 21
First Quarter
Oct 29
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (EDT) Temp. Heat Index Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 62.1 °F - 59.0 °F 90% 29.99 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
1:54 AM 62.1 °F - 59.0 °F 90% 29.99 in 10.0 mi SSE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
2:54 AM 61.0 °F - 57.9 °F 90% 29.97 in 8.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear
3:54 AM 60.1 °F - 57.9 °F 93% 29.95 in 8.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
4:54 AM 60.1 °F - 57.9 °F 93% 29.95 in 7.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Clear
5:54 AM 61.0 °F - 57.9 °F 90% 29.94 in 8.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
6:54 AM 59.0 °F - 57.0 °F 93% 29.94 in 7.0 mi South 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 AM 61.0 °F - 57.9 °F 90% 29.94 in 9.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:54 AM 66.0 °F - 60.1 °F 81% 29.94 in 10.0 mi SW 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 AM 71.1 °F - 62.1 °F 73% 29.93 in 10.0 mi SW 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:54 AM 75.9 °F - 62.1 °F 62% 29.91 in 10.0 mi SW 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
11:54 AM 79.0 °F - 61.0 °F 54% 29.89 in 10.0 mi SSW 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
12:54 PM 82.0 °F 82.4 °F 60.1 °F 47% 29.88 in 10.0 mi SW 11.5 mph 19.6 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
1:54 PM 84.0 °F 84.0 °F 60.1 °F 44% 29.87 in 10.0 mi West 10.4 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:54 PM 81.0 °F 81.1 °F 57.9 °F 45% 29.87 in 10.0 mi West 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:54 PM 81.0 °F 81.3 °F 59.0 °F 47% 29.87 in 10.0 mi WNW 8.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 PM 80.1 °F 80.6 °F 57.9 °F 47% 29.87 in 10.0 mi West 12.7 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
5:54 PM 71.6 °F - 57.2 °F 60% 29.89 in 10.0 mi North 15.0 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:54 PM 68.0 °F - 55.4 °F 64% 29.93 in 10.0 mi NNE 6.9 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:54 PM 66.0 °F - 53.1 °F 63% 29.97 in 10.0 mi NNE 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:54 PM 63.0 °F - 50.0 °F 63% 30.00 in 10.0 mi NNE 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 PM 61.0 °F - 46.0 °F 58% 30.04 in 10.0 mi North 12.7 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:54 PM 57.9 °F - 44.1 °F 60% 30.04 in 10.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
11:54 PM 57.0 °F - 45.0 °F 64% 30.04 in 10.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds