Climatological Report (Annual)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
621 AM EST THU JAN 1 2015

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...THE BLACKSBURG VA CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              99   08/23/1983
                        07/15/1954
 LOW              -18   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            89   07/02
LOWEST             -5   01/30
                        01/07
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.5              63.2    -0.7
AVG. MINIMUM     40.7              40.1     0.6
MEAN             51.6              51.6     0.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               4.4    -4.4
DAYS MAX <= 32     14              16.9    -2.9
DAYS MIN <= 32    130             129.2     0.8
DAYS MIN <= 0       5               1.1     3.9

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        57.63   1972
 MINIMUM        26.95   1963
TOTALS          39.30             40.89   -1.59
DAILY AVG.       0.11              0.11    0.00
DAYS >= .01       142             130.1    11.9
DAYS >= .10        82              82.1    -0.1
DAYS >= .50        25              27.8    -2.8
DAYS >= 1.00        6               8.4    -2.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.40

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
TOTALS           37.2
SINCE 7/1         2.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0
DAYS >= TRACE      50
DAYS >= 1.0         7
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        18
 24 HR TOTAL     11.3

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    5372              5445     -73
 SINCE 7/1       2020              2147    -127
COOLING TOTAL     609               574      35
 SINCE 1/1        609               573      36
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/310    DATE  03/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    44/280    DATE  03/12

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR          163
NUMBER OF DAYS PC            127
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         75

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     76

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             38     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN               41     RAIN                      77
LIGHT RAIN              165     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          6     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               48     SLEET                      7
FOG                     173     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     46
HAZE                      2

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

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