Climatological Report (Monthly)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
859 AM EDT FRI JUN 1 2018

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              98   05/27/1965
 LOW               29   05/09/1976
HIGHEST            91   05/14                         88
LOWEST             37   05/01                         38
AVG. MAXIMUM     82.9              77.3     5.6     77.1
AVG. MINIMUM     60.8              55.4     5.4     55.1
MEAN             71.9              66.4     5.5     66.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      3               0.9     2.1        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         8.20   2003
 MINIMUM         1.12   2015
TOTALS           6.60              3.88    2.72     6.04
DAILY AVG.       0.21              0.13    0.08     0.19
DAYS >= .01        13              11.0     2.0       16
DAYS >= .10         7               7.1    -0.1       13
DAYS >= .50         3               2.8     0.2        4
DAYS >= 1.00        1               1.1    -0.1        1
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    3.96                               1.52

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       8                68     -60       72
COOLING TOTAL     230               110     120      113
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/260    DATE  05/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    53/270    DATE  05/10

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     78

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH:
THUNDERSTORM              8     MIXED PRECIP                 0
HEAVY RAIN                6     RAIN                         6
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN                0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                         0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                         0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                        0
FOG                      15     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE        1
HAZE                      1

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

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