Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
618 PM EDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE LYNCHBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
.............................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             105   08/07/1918
                        08/06/1918
 LOW               45   08/30/1965
HIGHEST            94   08/26                         92
LOWEST             58   08/22                         56
AVG. MAXIMUM     86.5              85.2     1.3     84.3
AVG. MINIMUM     67.9              63.0     4.9     62.6
MEAN             77.2              74.1     3.1     73.4
DAYS MAX >= 90     12               6.7     5.3        3
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        14.87   1928
 MINIMUM         0.42   1930
TOTALS           1.19              3.26   -2.07     1.98
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.11   -0.07     0.06
DAYS >= .01         9               9.4    -0.4        8
DAYS >= .10         2               5.8    -3.8        5
DAYS >= .50         1               2.2    -1.2        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.7    -0.7        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.62                               0.88

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       0                 2      -2        0
COOLING TOTAL     385               284     101      270
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    20/070    DATE  08/06
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    27/270    DATE  08/17

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              6     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                2     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               13     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     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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