Weather History for Richmond, VA

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Saturday, March 16, 2013

  Actual Average Record
Temperature  
Mean Temperature 57 °F 48 °F  
Max Temperature 71 °F 60 °F 85 °F (1945)
Min Temperature 43 °F 37 °F 18 °F (1979)
Degree Days  
Heating Degree Days 8 17  
Month to date heating degree days 332 304  
Since 1 July heating degree days 3060 3240  
Cooling Degree Days 0 0  
Month to date cooling degree days 0 0  
Year to date cooling degree days 1 0  
Growing Degree Days 7 (Base 50)    
Moisture  
Dew Point 46 °F    
Average Humidity 72    
Maximum Humidity 100    
Minimum Humidity 44    
Precipitation  
Precipitation 0.43 in 0.14 in 2.09 in (1923)
Month to date precipitation 3.73 2.00  
Year to date precipitation 11.66 7.80  
Snow  
Snow 0.00 in 0.00 in 5.90 in (1950)
Month to date snowfall 1.5 0.5  
Since 1 July snowfall 4.7 10.1  
Snow Depth 0.00 in    
Sea Level Pressure  
Sea Level Pressure 29.76 in    
Wind  
Wind Speed 7 mph (SSW)    
Max Wind Speed 28 mph    
Max Gust Speed 35 mph    
Visibility 8 miles    
Events Fog , Rain , Thunderstorm    
T = Trace of Precipitation, MM = Missing Value Source: NWS Daily Summary

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Astronomy

Mar. 16, 2013 Rise Set
Actual Time 7:18 AM EDT 7:17 PM EDT
Civil Twilight 6:52 AM EDT 7:43 PM EDT
Nautical Twilight 6:22 AM EDT 8:14 PM EDT
Astronomical Twilight 5:51 AM EDT 8:44 PM EDT
Moon 9:52 AM EDT (3/16) No Moon Set
Length of Visible Light 12h 51m
Length of Day
11h 59m
Waxing Crescent, 23% of the Moon is Illuminated
Mar 16
Waxing Crescent
Mar 19
First Quarter
Mar 27
Full
Apr 3
Last Quarter
Apr 10
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Hourly Weather History & Observations

Time (EDT) Temp. Windchill Dew Point Humidity Pressure Visibility Wind Dir Wind Speed Gust Speed Precip Events Conditions
12:54 AM 48.9 °F - 33.1 °F 54% 29.84 in 10.0 mi SW 4.6 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
1:54 AM 46.9 °F - 33.1 °F 59% 29.83 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
2:54 AM 44.1 °F - 34.0 °F 68% 29.83 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
3:54 AM 46.0 °F - 34.0 °F 63% 29.81 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - N/A   Overcast
4:54 AM 53.1 °F - 35.1 °F 50% 29.81 in 10.0 mi WSW 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
5:54 AM 52.0 °F - 36.0 °F 54% 29.81 in 10.0 mi SW 6.9 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:54 AM 50.0 °F - 36.0 °F 59% 29.82 in 10.0 mi South 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
7:54 AM 50.0 °F - 37.9 °F 63% 29.81 in 10.0 mi Calm Calm - 0.00 in Rain Light Rain
8:54 AM 46.0 °F 42.5 °F 43.0 °F 89% 29.85 in 6.0 mi South 6.9 mph - 0.10 in Rain Light Rain
9:54 AM 48.0 °F - 44.1 °F 86% 29.81 in 10.0 mi SSE 5.8 mph - 0.00 in   Mostly Cloudy
10:54 AM 52.0 °F - 45.0 °F 77% 29.79 in 10.0 mi SE 3.5 mph - N/A   Overcast
11:54 AM 57.9 °F - 46.0 °F 65% 29.76 in 10.0 mi South 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
12:54 PM 57.9 °F - 46.0 °F 65% 29.74 in 10.0 mi SSE 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
1:54 PM 60.1 °F - 46.9 °F 62% 29.72 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
2:54 PM 63.0 °F - 48.0 °F 58% 29.69 in 10.0 mi SW 8.1 mph - N/A   Overcast
3:54 PM 68.0 °F - 48.9 °F 50% 29.65 in 10.0 mi South 9.2 mph - N/A   Overcast
4:54 PM 71.1 °F - 48.9 °F 45% 29.61 in 10.0 mi South 13.8 mph - N/A   Overcast
5:54 PM 68.0 °F - 48.0 °F 49% 29.62 in 10.0 mi East 4.6 mph - N/A   Overcast
6:19 PM 60.8 °F - 53.6 °F 77% 29.67 in 1.0 mi North 24.2 mph 34.5 mph 0.01 in Rain Rain
6:24 PM 57.2 °F - 55.4 °F 94% 29.67 in 0.8 mi North 23.0 mph 34.5 mph 0.06 in Rain Heavy Rain
6:31 PM 59.0 °F - 55.4 °F 88% 29.68 in 1.0 mi North 13.8 mph 28.8 mph 0.14 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
6:43 PM 59.0 °F - 53.6 °F 82% 29.70 in 2.0 mi North 16.1 mph - 0.16 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
6:54 PM 57.9 °F - 54.0 °F 87% 29.73 in 2.0 mi NW 16.1 mph 23.0 mph 0.20 in Rain , Thunderstorm Light Thunderstorms and Rain
7:08 PM 57.2 °F - 55.4 °F 94% 29.71 in 2.5 mi WSW 11.5 mph 20.7 mph 0.07 in Rain Light Rain
7:22 PM 57.2 °F - 55.4 °F 94% 29.68 in 7.0 mi South 4.6 mph - 0.13 in Rain Light Rain
7:54 PM 55.9 °F - 54.0 °F 93% 29.72 in 10.0 mi North 9.2 mph - 0.13 in   Mostly Cloudy
8:54 PM 54.0 °F - 53.1 °F 97% 29.75 in 8.0 mi South 5.8 mph - N/A Fog Patches of Fog
9:54 PM 53.1 °F - 52.0 °F 96% 29.80 in 1.2 mi North 12.7 mph 16.1 mph N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:21 PM 53.6 °F - 53.6 °F 100% 29.80 in 8.0 mi North 5.8 mph - N/A   Scattered Clouds
10:45 PM 53.6 °F - 53.6 °F 100% 29.82 in 10.0 mi NNE 11.5 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
10:54 PM 53.1 °F - 51.1 °F 93% 29.84 in 10.0 mi NE 10.4 mph - N/A   Mostly Cloudy
11:29 PM 48.2 °F - 44.6 °F 87% 29.85 in 9.0 mi NNE 12.7 mph 20.7 mph N/A   Scattered Clouds
11:54 PM 48.0 °F - 44.1 °F 86% 29.89 in 9.0 mi NE 10.4 mph - N/A   Partly Cloudy