Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
779
CXUS51 KRNK 011016
CLMRNK


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
606 AM EDT THU JUN 1 2017

...................................

...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              92   05/31/2011
 LOW               23   05/05/1973
HIGHEST            85   05/17                         83
LOWEST             38   05/08                         38
                        05/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     70.7              71.4    -0.7     70.8
AVG. MINIMUM     51.1              47.2     3.9     49.9
MEAN             60.9              59.3     1.6     60.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.2    -1.2        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.75   1971
 MINIMUM         0.92   1969
TOTALS           6.30              4.33    1.97     4.56
DAILY AVG.       0.20              0.14    0.06     0.15
DAYS >= .01        15              13.5     1.5       21
DAYS >= .10        11               8.9     2.1       10
DAYS >= .50         5               3.1     1.9        2
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.9     0.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.14                               1.10

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

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     156               203     -47      172
COOLING TOTAL      35                26       9       36
..............................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/300    DATE  05/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    38/300    DATE  05/19

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     70

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                8     RAIN                      13
LIGHT RAIN               20     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0

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

$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.