Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
513 AM EDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   08/23/1983
 LOW               36   08/29/1986
HIGHEST            88   08/05                         85
LOWEST             52   08/26                         49
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.9              81.4     0.5     77.9
AVG. MINIMUM     60.1              58.7     1.4     59.5
MEAN             71.0              70.0     1.0     68.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               1.8    -1.8        0
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         7.46   1985
 MINIMUM         0.87   2002
TOTALS           4.09              3.59    0.50     5.95
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.12    0.01     0.19
DAYS >= .01        13              10.5     2.5       15
DAYS >= .10         5               6.5    -1.5        9
DAYS >= .50         3               2.5     0.5        3
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.8     0.2        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.83                               2.40

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       1                12     -11        3
COOLING TOTAL     193               168      25      126
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              2.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    14/080    DATE  08/16
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    22/310    DATE  08/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              5     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                       6
LIGHT RAIN               17     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
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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