Weather History for Richmond, VA

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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 52 °F 44 °F  
Max Temperature 62 °F 54 °F 78 °F (2001)
Min Temperature 42 °F 34 °F 16 °F (1935)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 13 21  
Month to date heating degree days 54 103  
Since 1 July heating degree days 809 779  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 1744 1548  
Growing Degree Days 4 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 44 °F    
Average Humidity 64    
Maximum Humidity 86    
Minimum Humidity 42    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.02 in 0.11 in 1.30 in (2005)
Month to date precipitation 0.02 0.57  
Year to date precipitation 33.71 40.91  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 4.20 in (2005)
Month to date snowfall 0.0 0.2  
Since 1 July snowfall 0.0 0.4  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 30.16 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 6 mph (NW)    
Max Wind Speed 20 mph    
Max Gust Speed 71 mph    
Visibility 10 miles    
Events Rain    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Dec. 05, 2012 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:09 AM EST 4:50 PM EST
Civil Twilight 6:40 AM EST 5:19 PM EST
Nautical Twilight 6:07 AM EST 5:52 PM EST
Astronomical Twilight 5:36 AM EST 6:24 PM EST
Moon 11:32 PM EST (12/5) 11:37 AM EST (12/5)
Length of Visible Light 10h 39m
Length of Day
9h 41m
Waning Gibbous, 60% of the Moon is Illuminated
Dec 5
Waning Gibbous
Dec 6
Last Quarter
Dec 13
New
Dec 20
First Quarter
Dec 28
Full

Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (EST) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 57.9 °F - 52.0 °F 81% 30.10 in 10.0 mi South 8.1 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 AM 60.1 °F - 53.1 °F 78% 30.09 in 10.0 mi SSW 9.2 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
2:54 AM 59.0 °F - 52.0 °F 78% 30.08 in 10.0 mi SSW 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:54 AM 55.9 °F - 51.1 °F 84% 30.07 in 10.0 mi SSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
4:54 AM 55.9 °F - 51.1 °F 84% 30.07 in 10.0 mi SSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
5:54 AM 55.9 °F - 52.0 °F 87% 30.07 in 10.0 mi SSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:54 AM 57.9 °F - 53.1 °F 84% 30.09 in 10.0 mi WSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
7:54 AM 60.1 °F - 53.1 °F 78% 30.13 in 10.0 mi North 5.8 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
9:54 AM 55.9 °F - 46.0 °F 69% 30.19 in 10.0 mi North 4.6 mph - 0.01 in Rain Light Rain
10:54 AM 54.0 °F - 46.0 °F 75% 30.19 in 10.0 mi North 5.8 mph - 0.01 in   Overcast
11:54 AM 55.0 °F - 45.0 °F 69% 30.18 in 10.0 mi NNE 3.5 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
12:54 PM 57.0 °F - 45.0 °F 64% 30.16 in 10.0 mi NW 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 PM 57.2 °F - 44.6 °F 63% 30.13 in 10.0 mi WNW 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
2:54 PM 61.0 °F - 37.0 °F 41% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:54 PM 60.1 °F - 37.0 °F 42% 30.15 in 10.0 mi NNW 6.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
4:54 PM 55.9 °F - 37.9 °F 51% 30.16 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:54 PM 48.9 °F - 39.0 °F 69% 30.18 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:54 PM 45.0 °F - 37.9 °F 76% 30.20 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Scattered Clouds
7:54 PM 45.0 °F 40.6 °F 36.0 °F 71% 30.23 in 10.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:54 PM 46.0 °F 40.6 °F 33.1 °F 61% 30.25 in 10.0 mi North 11.5 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
9:54 PM 46.9 °F - 30.9 °F 54% 30.25 in 10.0 mi North 12.7 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 PM 45.0 °F 40.1 °F 30.0 °F 56% 30.28 in 10.0 mi NNE 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
11:54 PM 43.0 °F 37.7 °F 28.9 °F 58% 30.28 in 10.0 mi NNE 9.2 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy