Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG, VA
638 AM EST SUN JAN 01 2023

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...THE DANVILLE VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2022...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1916 TO 2022

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                VALUE   DATE(S)   VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH            107   08/31/1932
                       08/06/1918
 LOW              -5   01/21/1985
HIGHEST           96   06/17
                       07/23
                       07/24
LOWEST             6   12/25
AVG. MAXIMUM    70.3               69.8     0.5
AVG. MINIMUM    46.8               46.7     0.1
MEAN            58.6               58.3     0.3
DAYS MAX >= 90    43               42.2     0.8
DAYS MAX <= 32     3                3.3    -0.3
DAYS MIN <= 32    98               86.6    11.4
DAYS MIN <= 0      0                0.1    -0.1

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM       67.43   2018
 MINIMUM       26.97   2021
TOTALS         37.57              43.73   -6.16
DAYS >= .01       92              121.6   -29.6
DAYS >= .10       66               74.7    -8.7
DAYS >= .50       28               29.5    -1.5
DAYS >= 1.00       9               11.4    -2.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL   1.66

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           9.0                7.6     1.4
DAYS >= TRACE     11                3.5     7.5
DAYS >= 1.0        2                1.9     0.1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL     9.0

DEGREE DAYS
HEATING TOTAL   3711               3808     -97
COOLING TOTAL   1478               1382      96
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.7
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   1/300
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    40/320    DATE  06/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/320    DATE  06/08

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.34

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     67

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             37     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN               41     RAIN                      66
LIGHT RAIN              141     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               10     SLEET                      2
FOG                     148     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     25
HAZE                      2

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

REMARKS:
DUE TO SCHEDULED MAINTENANCE AND SEVERAL EQUIPMENT OUTAGES IN
DECEMBER, VARIOUS WEATHER DATA WILL BE MISSING. TEMPERATURE AND
PRECIPITATION FOR DECEMBER 6-8, 18-19, AND 23-27 WILL BE PROVIDED
FROM A BACKUP SITE.

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