National Weather Service - Climate Data

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Climatological Report (Daily)


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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG, VA
517 PM EST FRI MAR 05 2021

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 5 2021...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0500 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1893 TO 2021


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                           NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         42     79    1976  50     -8       53
  MINIMUM         23      8    2002  27     -4       31
                               2009
  AVERAGE         33                 38     -5       42

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00   1.36 2015   0.11  -0.11     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.39               0.50  -0.11     0.26
  SINCE MAR 1      0.39               0.50  -0.11     0.26
  SINCE JAN 1      8.36               6.39   1.97     8.80

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0                                0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                                0.0
  SINCE MAR 1      0.0                                0.0
  SINCE JUL 1     23.1                                4.8
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           32                 27      5       23
  MONTH TO DATE  125                136    -11      105
  SINCE MAR 1    125                136    -11      105
  SINCE JUL 1   3840               4184   -344     3545

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                  0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                  0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                  0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                  0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   7   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  NW (300)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (310)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    23   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (280)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     7.1


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    73           7:00 AM
 LOWEST     28           3:00 PM
 AVERAGE    51

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THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        76      1945
                                             1976
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27         4      2015


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MARCH  5 2021.........SUNRISE   6:47 AM EST   SUNSET   6:20 PM EST
MARCH  6 2021.........SUNRISE   6:45 AM EST   SUNSET   6:21 PM EST


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





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