Virginia climate guide

Temperature in Virginia (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
8°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Virginia (Richmond)8
9°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Virginia (Richmond)9
15°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Virginia (Richmond)15
21°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Virginia (Richmond)21
25°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Virginia (Richmond)25
30°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Virginia (Richmond)30
31°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Virginia (Richmond)31
31°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Virginia (Richmond)31
27°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Virginia (Richmond)27
22°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Virginia (Richmond)22
16°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Virginia (Richmond)16
10°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Virginia (Richmond)10
Min temperature (night-time)
-4°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Virginia (Richmond)-4
-3°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Virginia (Richmond)-3
2°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Virginia (Richmond)2
7°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Virginia (Richmond)7
12°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Virginia (Richmond)12
17°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Virginia (Richmond)17
19°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Virginia (Richmond)19
19°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Virginia (Richmond)19
15°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Virginia (Richmond)15
8°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Virginia (Richmond)8
3°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Virginia (Richmond)3
-1°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Virginia (Richmond)-1

Sunshine & Daylight in Virginia

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
6 hours of sunshine per day (56% of daylight hours) in January in Virginia6
6 hours of sunshine per day (58% of daylight hours) in February in Virginia6
7 hours of sunshine per day (62% of daylight hours) in March in Virginia7
9 hours of sunshine per day (64% of daylight hours) in April in Virginia9
9 hours of sunshine per day (64% of daylight hours) in May in Virginia9
10 hours of sunshine per day (69% of daylight hours) in June in Virginia10
10 hours of sunshine per day (66% of daylight hours) in July in Virginia10
9 hours of sunshine per day (65% of daylight hours) in August in Virginia9
8 hours of sunshine per day (62% of daylight hours) in September in Virginia8
7 hours of sunshine per day (63% of daylight hours) in October in Virginia7
6 hours of sunshine per day (58% of daylight hours) in November in Virginia6
5 hours of sunshine per day (53% of daylight hours) in December in Virginia5
Daily hours of daylight
10 hours of daylight per day in January in Virginia (Richmond)10
11 hours of daylight per day in February in Virginia (Richmond)11
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Virginia (Richmond)12
13 hours of daylight per day in April in Virginia (Richmond)13
14 hours of daylight per day in May in Virginia (Richmond)14
15 hours of daylight per day in June in Virginia (Richmond)15
14 hours of daylight per day in July in Virginia (Richmond)14
14 hours of daylight per day in August in Virginia (Richmond)14
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Virginia (Richmond)12
11 hours of daylight per day in October in Virginia (Richmond)11
10 hours of daylight per day in November in Virginia (Richmond)10
10 hours of daylight per day in December in Virginia (Richmond)10

Rainfall in Virginia

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
10 days with some rainfall in January in Virginia (Richmond)10
9 days with some rainfall in February in Virginia (Richmond)9
10 days with some rainfall in March in Virginia (Richmond)10
9 days with some rainfall in April in Virginia (Richmond)9
11 days with some rainfall in May in Virginia (Richmond)11
10 days with some rainfall in June in Virginia (Richmond)10
10 days with some rainfall in July in Virginia (Richmond)10
10 days with some rainfall in August in Virginia (Richmond)10
8 days with some rainfall in September in Virginia (Richmond)8
7 days with some rainfall in October in Virginia (Richmond)7
8 days with some rainfall in November in Virginia (Richmond)8
9 days with some rainfall in December in Virginia (Richmond)9
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
80 mm monthly rainfall in January in Virginia (Richmond)80
79 mm monthly rainfall in February in Virginia (Richmond)79
93 mm monthly rainfall in March in Virginia (Richmond)93
75 mm monthly rainfall in April in Virginia (Richmond)75
96 mm monthly rainfall in May in Virginia (Richmond)96
90 mm monthly rainfall in June in Virginia (Richmond)90
123 mm monthly rainfall in July in Virginia (Richmond)123
113 mm monthly rainfall in August in Virginia (Richmond)113
85 mm monthly rainfall in September in Virginia (Richmond)85
89 mm monthly rainfall in October in Virginia (Richmond)89
82 mm monthly rainfall in November in Virginia (Richmond)82
83 mm monthly rainfall in December in Virginia (Richmond)83

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  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in January in Virginia (Richmond)2
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in February in Virginia (Richmond)3
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in March in Virginia (Richmond)5
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in April in Virginia (Richmond)7
UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in May in Virginia (Richmond)8
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in June in Virginia (Richmond)9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in July in Virginia (Richmond)9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in August in Virginia (Richmond)9
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in September in Virginia (Richmond)7
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in October in Virginia (Richmond)5
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in November in Virginia (Richmond)3
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in December in Virginia (Richmond)2
Heat & Humidity
No heat & humidity in January in Virginia (Richmond)0
No heat & humidity in February in Virginia (Richmond)0
No heat & humidity in March in Virginia (Richmond)0
No heat & humidity in April in Virginia (Richmond)0
No heat & humidity in May in Virginia (Richmond)0
Moderate heat & humidity in June in Virginia (Richmond)M
High heat & humidity in July in Virginia (Richmond)H
High heat & humidity in August in Virginia (Richmond)H
Low heat & humidity in September in Virginia (Richmond)L
No heat & humidity in October in Virginia (Richmond)0
No heat & humidity in November in Virginia (Richmond)0
No heat & humidity in December in Virginia (Richmond)0

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for Virginia, represented by Richmond, shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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