Weather History for Richmond, VA

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Thursday, August 29, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 78 °F 76 °F  
Max Temperature 87 °F 86 °F 101 °F (1953)
Min Temperature 69 °F 66 °F 47 °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 317 366  
Year to date cooling degree days 1378 1285  
Since 1 June cooling degree days 1165 1124  
Growing Degree Days 30 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 71 °F    
Average Humidity 76    
Maximum Humidity 93    
Minimum Humidity 59    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.00 in 0.14 in 2.88 in (2008)
Month to date precipitation 7.61 4.40  
Year to date precipitation 38.87 29.73  
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 29.92 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 7 mph (NNE)    
Max Wind Speed 18 mph    
Max Gust Speed 22 mph    
Visibility 8 miles    
Events      
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Aug. 29, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:37 AM EDT 7:42 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:10 AM EDT 8:09 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 5:38 AM EDT 8:41 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:05 AM EDT 9:14 PM EDT
Moon 12:30 AM EDT (8/29) 3:05 PM EDT (8/29)
Length of Visible Light 13h 58m
Length of Day
13h 05m
Last Quarter, 38% of the Moon is Illuminated
Aug 29
Last Quarter
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
12:19 AM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.84 in 10.0 mi SSW 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:32 AM 71.6 °F - 69.8 °F 94% 29.83 in 10.0 mi SSE 4.6 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
12:46 AM 73.4 °F - 69.8 °F 88% 29.83 in 10.0 mi SSW 3.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:54 AM 73.0 °F - 70.0 °F 90% 29.84 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 AM 73.9 °F - 71.1 °F 91% 29.83 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
2:54 AM 73.0 °F - 71.1 °F 93% 29.83 in 10.0 mi NW 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:08 AM 73.4 °F - 71.6 °F 94% 29.82 in 10.0 mi NNW 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:54 AM 73.0 °F - 71.1 °F 93% 29.85 in 9.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:21 AM 73.4 °F - 71.6 °F 94% 29.84 in 6.0 mi NNW 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:26 AM 73.4 °F - 71.6 °F 94% 29.84 in 6.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:54 AM 73.0 °F - 71.1 °F 93% 29.86 in 3.0 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
5:54 AM 73.9 °F - 71.1 °F 91% 29.87 in 3.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
6:16 AM 73.4 °F - 71.6 °F 94% 29.86 in 3.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:46 AM 75.2 °F - 71.6 °F 89% 29.87 in 2.5 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:54 AM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.89 in 2.5 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:12 AM 75.2 °F - 71.6 °F 89% 29.88 in 2.5 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:34 AM 75.2 °F - 71.6 °F 89% 29.89 in 2.5 mi North 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 AM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.91 in 2.5 mi North 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
8:54 AM 75.0 °F - 72.0 °F 90% 29.94 in 2.5 mi NNE 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:30 AM 75.2 °F - 71.6 °F 89% 29.93 in 3.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
9:54 AM 75.9 °F - 72.0 °F 87% 29.95 in 4.0 mi North 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
10:54 AM 77.0 °F - 72.0 °F 84% 29.95 in 7.0 mi NNE 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:54 AM 82.9 °F 88.0 °F 72.0 °F 69% 29.95 in 10.0 mi North 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
12:54 PM 84.0 °F 89.6 °F 72.0 °F 67% 29.95 in 10.0 mi North 12.7 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
1:54 PM 82.0 °F 85.9 °F 70.0 °F 67% 29.97 in 10.0 mi NNE 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
2:54 PM 84.0 °F 89.6 °F 72.0 °F 67% 29.96 in 10.0 mi NNE 11.5 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
3:54 PM 87.1 °F 92.8 °F 71.1 °F 59% 29.96 in 10.0 mi NE 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
4:54 PM 82.9 °F 86.5 °F 69.1 °F 63% 29.97 in 10.0 mi East 9.2 mph 16.1 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
5:54 PM 82.9 °F 86.5 °F 69.1 °F 63% 29.98 in 10.0 mi NE 10.4 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
6:54 PM 81.0 °F 84.4 °F 70.0 °F 69% 29.98 in 10.0 mi ENE 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
7:54 PM 77.0 °F - 70.0 °F 79% 30.01 in 10.0 mi East 6.9 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
8:54 PM 75.0 °F - 69.1 °F 82% 30.03 in 10.0 mi East 8.1 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
9:54 PM 73.0 °F - 68.0 °F 84% 30.04 in 10.0 mi ESE 4.6 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy
10:54 PM 72.0 °F - 68.0 °F 87% 30.04 in 10.0 mi ENE 3.5 mph - N/A   Clear
11:54 PM 71.1 °F - 66.9 °F 87% 30.04 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Clear