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

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1893 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             100   05/22/1941
 LOW               31   05/03/2005
                        05/11/1997
HIGHEST            91   05/12                         89
LOWEST             38   05/01                         36
AVG. MAXIMUM     81.9              75.4     6.5     75.1
AVG. MINIMUM     59.5              50.9     8.6     53.7
MEAN             70.7              63.1     7.6     64.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      2               0.4     1.6        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         9.08   1898
 MINIMUM         0.44   1926
TOTALS           8.32              3.73    4.59     7.88
DAILY AVG.       0.27              0.12    0.15     0.25
DAYS >= .01        15              12.3     2.7       14
DAYS >= .10        11               7.8     3.2       12
DAYS >= .50         5               2.5     2.5        7
DAYS >= 1.00        3               0.7     2.3        3
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.88                               1.32

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      10               122    -112       94
COOLING TOTAL     195                64     131       83
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/190    DATE  05/26
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    32/200    DATE  05/30

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     73

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH:
THUNDERSTORM             10     MIXED PRECIP                 0
HEAVY RAIN               11     RAIN                        12
LIGHT RAIN               18     FREEZING RAIN                0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                         0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                         0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                        0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE        2
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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