Weather History for Richmond, VA

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Wednesday, August 28, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 78 °F 76 °F  
Max Temperature 83 °F 86 °F 100 °F (1948)
Min Temperature 72 °F 66 °F 50 °F (1986)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date heating degree days 0 0  
Since 1 June heating degree days 0 7  
Since 1 July heating degree days 0 0  
Cooling Degree Days 13 11  
Month to date cooling degree days 304 355  
Year to date cooling degree days 1365 1274  
Since 1 June cooling degree days 1152 1113  
Growing Degree Days 26 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 71 °F    
Average Humidity 79    
Maximum Humidity 94    
Minimum Humidity 63    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 2.07 in 0.14 in 2.34 in (2008)
Month to date precipitation 7.61 4.26  
Year to date precipitation 38.87 29.59  
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 29.90 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 6 mph (SSW)    
Max Wind Speed 22 mph    
Max Gust Speed 29 mph    
Visibility 5 miles    
Events Rain , Thunderstorm    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Aug. 28, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:36 AM EDT 7:43 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:09 AM EDT 8:10 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 5:37 AM EDT 8:42 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:03 AM EDT 9:15 PM EDT
Moon No Moon Rise 2:16 PM EDT (8/28)
Length of Visible Light 14h 01m
Length of Day
13h 07m
Waning Gibbous, 47% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 28
Waning Gibbous
Sep 5
New
Sep 12
First Quarter
Sep 19
Full
Sep 26
Last Quarter

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 79.0 °F - 73.0 °F 82% 29.94 in 6.0 mi NW 3.5 mph - N/A   Haze
1:54 AM 78.1 °F - 73.0 °F 84% 29.92 in 5.0 mi NW 3.5 mph - N/A   Haze
2:54 AM 78.1 °F - 73.0 °F 84% 29.92 in 6.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Haze
3:54 AM 77.0 °F - 73.0 °F 88% 29.91 in 5.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
4:54 AM 75.9 °F - 73.0 °F 91% 29.91 in 5.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
5:54 AM 75.9 °F - 72.0 °F 87% 29.91 in 4.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
6:54 AM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.93 in 2.5 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 AM 75.9 °F - 73.0 °F 91% 29.94 in 2.5 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:27 AM 77.0 °F - 73.4 °F 89% 29.93 in 3.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
8:54 AM 78.1 °F - 73.0 °F 84% 29.94 in 3.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Haze
9:54 AM 79.0 °F - 73.0 °F 82% 29.95 in 2.5 mi WSW 5.8 mph - N/A   Haze
10:54 AM 79.0 °F - 73.0 °F 82% 29.96 in 2.5 mi West 5.8 mph - 0.02 in   Haze
11:54 AM 81.0 °F 84.4 °F 70.0 °F 69% 29.96 in 2.5 mi WNW 15.0 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
12:06 PM 80.6 °F 83.2 °F 68.0 °F 65% 29.95 in 5.0 mi WNW 17.3 mph 21.9 mph 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
12:54 PM 81.0 °F 84.1 °F 69.1 °F 67% 29.94 in 10.0 mi West 9.2 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
1:54 PM 82.0 °F 84.9 °F 68.0 °F 62% 29.92 in 10.0 mi West 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
2:54 PM 82.0 °F 85.5 °F 69.1 °F 65% 29.91 in 10.0 mi WSW 9.2 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
3:54 PM 82.0 °F 84.9 °F 68.0 °F 62% 29.89 in 10.0 mi West 10.4 mph - 0.00 in   Overcast
4:54 PM 78.1 °F - 71.1 °F 79% 29.89 in 9.0 mi SW 3.5 mph - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
5:54 PM 77.0 °F - 73.0 °F 88% 29.89 in 8.0 mi SW 6.9 mph - 0.02 in   Overcast
6:27 PM 75.2 °F - 71.6 °F 89% 29.87 in 2.0 mi SSW 8.1 mph - 0.02 in Rain Rain
6:45 PM 75.2 °F - 71.6 °F 89% 29.87 in 5.0 mi SSW 8.1 mph - 0.05 in Rain Light Rain
6:54 PM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.87 in 4.0 mi South 9.2 mph - 0.05 in Rain Light Rain
7:54 PM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.86 in 5.0 mi SSW 6.9 mph - 0.02 in   Overcast
8:54 PM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.87 in 6.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:54 PM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.84 in 1.0 mi SE 11.5 mph - 0.32 in Rain , Thunderstorm Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
10:01 PM 73.4 °F - 73.4 °F 100% 29.83 in 1.0 mi SE 9.2 mph - 0.13 in Rain , Thunderstorm Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
10:22 PM 73.4 °F - 71.6 °F 94% 29.84 in 2.5 mi East 12.7 mph 17.3 mph 0.34 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
10:28 PM 75.2 °F - 71.6 °F 89% 29.83 in 1.2 mi ESE 19.6 mph 25.3 mph 0.49 in Rain , Thunderstorm Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
10:40 PM 73.4 °F - 71.6 °F 94% 29.86 in 0.8 mi NE 11.5 mph 28.8 mph 0.74 in Rain , Thunderstorm Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
10:48 PM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.87 in 1.0 mi NE 17.3 mph 25.3 mph 1.11 in Rain , Thunderstorm Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
10:54 PM 72.0 °F - 70.0 °F 93% 29.88 in 0.8 mi ENE 10.4 mph 25.3 mph 1.26 in Rain , Thunderstorm Heavy Thunderstorms and Rain
11:03 PM 71.6 °F - 69.8 °F 94% 29.86 in 1.8 mi East 13.8 mph 17.3 mph 0.36 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
11:05 PM 71.6 °F - 69.8 °F 94% 29.86 in 3.0 mi East 11.5 mph - 0.36 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
11:17 PM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.85 in 10.0 mi SE 4.6 mph - 0.38 in Rain Light Rain
11:54 PM 73.0 °F - 70.0 °F 90% 29.85 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - 0.38 in   Mostly Cloudy