Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
907 AM EST WED JAN 1 2014

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   07/10/1990
                        08/23/1983
                        07/14/1954
 LOW               -5   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            94   07/18
                        06/13
LOWEST             14   02/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.8              68.5     0.3
AVG. MINIMUM     47.6              48.5    -0.9
MEAN             58.2              58.5    -0.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     17              29.2   -12.2
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               4.8    -3.8
DAYS MIN <= 32     92              74.9    17.1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        60.03   1996
 MINIMUM        28.66   2001
TOTALS          50.78             44.41    6.37
DAILY AVG.       0.14              0.12    0.02
DAYS >= .01       122             114.7     7.3
DAYS >= .10        91              74.3    16.7
DAYS >= .50        35              31.3     3.7
DAYS >= 1.00       11              11.9    -0.9
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    4.43

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            1.7
SINCE 7/1           T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE       9
DAYS >= 1.0         1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1
 24 HR TOTAL      1.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    3773              3815     -42
 SINCE 7/1       1396              1482     -86
COOLING TOTAL    1416              1440     -24
 SINCE 1/1       1416              1439     -23
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/220    DATE  04/19
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    62/220    DATE  04/19

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          194
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            105
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         65

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     68

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             44     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               45     RAIN                      67
LIGHT RAIN              147     FREEZING RAIN              1
LT FREEZING RAIN          5     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                9     SLEET                      2
FOG                     190     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     27
HAZE                     20

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

REMARKS:
DUE TO A PROBLEM WITH THE ASOS RAIN GAUGE ON APRIL 19...NOVEMBER
18...AND DECEMBER 7-10...ALL TOTALS AND DEPARTURES FROM NORMAL FOR
PRECIPITATION WILL BE CALCULATED WITHOUT DATA FROM THOSE DATES.

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