Heat and Monsoonal Conditions This Week

Dangerous heat will build across portions of the West through this week where new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows for portions of Southwest into the Four Corners and central Rockies through at least the midweek. Stationary frontal boundary across the South and Southeast will focus showers and thunderstorms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Light Rain

19°C

66°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed N 9 km/h
Barometer 1015.7 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 15 Aug 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Light east wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Light northeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 25 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Light east wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Light northeast wind increasing to 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 39 m)
9:29 am EDT Aug 15, 2022
10am EDT Aug 15, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 21, 2022
 
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