Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
600 AM EDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 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              91   03/13/1990
 LOW                8   03/06/1960
HIGHEST            78   03/01                         88
LOWEST             19   03/17                         25
                        03/16
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.5              59.1     3.4     68.3
AVG. MINIMUM     36.5              38.2    -1.7     43.7
MEAN             49.5              48.7     0.8     56.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     14               8.4     5.6        8
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        10.43   1975
 MINIMUM         0.56   2006
TOTALS           2.65              4.11   -1.46     2.33
DAILY AVG.       0.09              0.13   -0.04     0.08
DAYS >= .01        10              10.3    -0.3       14
DAYS >= .10         7               7.0     0.0        5
DAYS >= .50         2               2.9    -0.9        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               1.1    -1.1        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.87                               1.18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS              T                                0.0
DAYS >= TRACE       2                                  0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                                  0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        T                                0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     478               510     -32      293
COOLING TOTAL       3                 3       0       21
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/330    DATE  03/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    43/220    DATE  03/01

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     58

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                2     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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PW



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