Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
614 AM EST WED FEB 1 2017

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              80   01/31/2002
                        01/30/2002
 LOW               -5   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            71   01/25                         68
                        01/13
LOWEST                  01/09                         14
AVG. MAXIMUM     51.7              46.4     5.3     46.4
AVG. MINIMUM     32.3              29.0     3.3     26.0
MEAN             42.0              37.7     4.3     36.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      3               3.2    -0.2        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     12              19.8    -7.8       25
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               0.0     1.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.73   1978
 MINIMUM         0.72   1981
TOTALS           3.88              3.42    0.46     2.54
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.11    0.02     0.08
DAYS >= .01        11              10.1     0.9        8
DAYS >= .10         8               6.3     1.7        5
DAYS >= .50         3               2.7     0.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.17                               0.99

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS            8.8                                9.2
DAYS >= TRACE       3                                  4
DAYS >= 1.0         2                                  1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL      7.8                                7.8

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     706               846    -140      883
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    32/250    DATE  01/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/250    DATE  01/26

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
HAZE                      0

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

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