Richmond climate guide

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Temperature in Richmond (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
8°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Richmond8
9°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Richmond9
15°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Richmond15
21°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Richmond21
25°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Richmond25
30°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Richmond30
31°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Richmond31
31°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Richmond31
27°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Richmond27
22°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Richmond22
16°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Richmond16
10°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Richmond10
Min temperature (night-time)
-4°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Richmond-4
-3°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Richmond-3
2°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Richmond2
7°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Richmond7
12°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Richmond12
17°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Richmond17
19°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Richmond19
19°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Richmond19
15°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Richmond15
8°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Richmond8
3°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Richmond3
-1°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Richmond-1

Sunshine & Daylight in Richmond

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
Daily hours of daylight
10 hours of daylight per day in January in Richmond10
11 hours of daylight per day in February in Richmond11
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Richmond12
13 hours of daylight per day in April in Richmond13
14 hours of daylight per day in May in Richmond14
15 hours of daylight per day in June in Richmond15
14 hours of daylight per day in July in Richmond14
14 hours of daylight per day in August in Richmond14
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Richmond12
11 hours of daylight per day in October in Richmond11
10 hours of daylight per day in November in Richmond10
10 hours of daylight per day in December in Richmond10

Rainfall in Richmond

  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 Richmond10
9 days with some rainfall in February in Richmond9
10 days with some rainfall in March in Richmond10
9 days with some rainfall in April in Richmond9
11 days with some rainfall in May in Richmond11
10 days with some rainfall in June in Richmond10
10 days with some rainfall in July in Richmond10
10 days with some rainfall in August in Richmond10
8 days with some rainfall in September in Richmond8
7 days with some rainfall in October in Richmond7
8 days with some rainfall in November in Richmond8
9 days with some rainfall in December in Richmond9
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
80 mm monthly rainfall in January in Richmond80
79 mm monthly rainfall in February in Richmond79
93 mm monthly rainfall in March in Richmond93
75 mm monthly rainfall in April in Richmond75
96 mm monthly rainfall in May in Richmond96
90 mm monthly rainfall in June in Richmond90
123 mm monthly rainfall in July in Richmond123
113 mm monthly rainfall in August in Richmond113
85 mm monthly rainfall in September in Richmond85
89 mm monthly rainfall in October in Richmond89
82 mm monthly rainfall in November in Richmond82
83 mm monthly rainfall in December in Richmond83

More climate for Richmond

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in January in Richmond2
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in February in Richmond3
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in March in Richmond5
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in April in Richmond7
UV (maximum) index 8 (Very High) in May in Richmond8
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in June in Richmond9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in July in Richmond9
UV (maximum) index 9 (Very High) in August in Richmond9
UV (maximum) index 7 (High) in September in Richmond7
UV (maximum) index 5 (Moderate) in October in Richmond5
UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in November in Richmond3
UV (maximum) index 2 (Low) in December in Richmond2
Heat & Humidity
No heat & humidity in January in Richmond0
No heat & humidity in February in Richmond0
No heat & humidity in March in Richmond0
No heat & humidity in April in Richmond0
No heat & humidity in May in Richmond0
Moderate heat & humidity in June in RichmondM
High heat & humidity in July in RichmondH
High heat & humidity in August in RichmondH
Low heat & humidity in September in RichmondL
No heat & humidity in October in Richmond0
No heat & humidity in November in Richmond0
No heat & humidity in December in Richmond0

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

What's the climate like in Richmond?

Richmond has a temperate climate with hot summers and some rainfall in all months.

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The climate guide for Richmond, Virginia 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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