Monthly weather forecast and climate
Richmond, VA

River James in Richmond, Virginia overlooking the lit city buildings at dusk
River James in Richmond, Virginia overlooking the lit city buildings at dusk

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Richmond, Virginia, is another chilly winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 44.6°F (7°C) and an average low of 29.7°F (-1.3°C). The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 44.6°F (7°C) and an average low-temperature of 29.7°F (-1.3°C). Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Richmond, is another chilly month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 49.3°F (9.6°C) and an average low of 31.8°F (-0.1°C). In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a still chilly 49.3°F (9.6°C). Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring, in Richmond, is a mild month, with average temperature ranging between max 56.1°F (13.4°C) and min 38.8°F (3.8°C). In Richmond, Virginia, the average high-temperature in March slightly increases, from a frosty 49.3°F (9.6°C) in February, to a mild 56.1°F (13.4°C). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April in Richmond, Virginia, is an agreeable spring month, with average temperature ranging between min 49.3°F (9.6°C) and max 68.4°F (20.2°C). In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a moderate 56.1°F (13.4°C) in March, to an agreeable 68.4°F (20.2°C). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Richmond, is a warm month, with average temperature ranging between min 58.1°F (14.5°C) and max 78.3°F (25.7°C). In Richmond, the average high-temperature rises, from a pleasant 68.4°F (20.2°C) in April, to a moderately hot 78.3°F (25.7°C). Weather in May »

Weather in June

The first month of the summer, June, is still a warm month in Richmond, Virginia, with average temperature fluctuating between 65.5°F (18.6°C) and 85.6°F (29.8°C). In Richmond, Virginia, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderately hot 78.3°F (25.7°C) in May, to a still warm 85.6°F (29.8°C). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July is a tropical summer month in Richmond, Virginia, with average temperature varying between 70.2°F (21.2°C) and 90.9°F (32.7°C). With an average high-temperature of 90.9°F (32.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 70.2°F (21.2°C), July is the warmest month. In July, the average heat index is appraised at an extremely hot 107.1°F (41.7°C). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Richmond, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 68.5°F (20.3°C) and an average high of 88.3°F (31.3°C). In Richmond, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn, in Richmond, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 81.3°F (27.4°C) and 63.1°F (17.3°C). In September, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a tropical 88.3°F (31.3°C) in August, to a warm 81.3°F (27.4°C). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, is an agreeable autumn month in Richmond, Virginia, with temperature in the range of an average high of 69.8°F (21°C) and an average low of 52°F (11.1°C). In October, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 81.3°F (27.4°C) in September, to a pleasant 69.8°F (21°C). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn, in Richmond, is also a moderate month, with average temperature ranging between min 40.8°F (4.9°C) and max 57°F (13.9°C). In November, the average high-temperature decreases, from an agreeable 69.8°F (21°C) in October, to a moderate 57°F (13.9°C). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also a frosty month in Richmond, Virginia, with average temperature fluctuating between 49.1°F (9.5°C) and 35.1°F (1.7°C). In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a mild 57°F (13.9°C) in November, to a chilly 49.1°F (9.5°C). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Richmond?

The coldest month in Richmond is January, with an average high-temperature of 44.6°F (7°C) and an average low-temperature of 29.7°F (-1.3°C).

How much does it rain in Richmond?

Throughout the year, there are 154.5 rainfall days, and 30.35" (771mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it snow in Richmond?

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Richmond.

How many days does it snow in Richmond?

In Richmond, during the entire year, snow falls for 10.1 days, and aggregates up to 7.2" (183mm) of snow.

When does it snow the most in Richmond?

The month with the most snowfall is January when snow falls for 3.3 days and typically aggregates up to 2.05" (52mm) of snow.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Richmond?

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

When it does not snow in Richmond?

In Richmond snow does not fall in May through October.

When are the longest days in Richmond?

With an average of 14.7h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Richmond.

What is the warmest month in Richmond?

July is the warmest month in Richmond, Virginia, with an average high-temperature of 90.9°F (32.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 70.2°F (21.2°C).

What is the least humid month in Richmond?

July is the least humid month in Richmond, Virginia, with an average relative humidity of 68%.

What month has the most sunshine in Richmond?

The month with the most sunshine is July, with an average of 10.5h of sunshine.

When is the highest UV index in Richmond?

The month with the highest UV index is July, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the rainiest month in Richmond?

The month with the most rainfall is August when the rain falls for 15.6 days and typically aggregates up to 2.87" (73mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Richmond?

The month with the least rainfall in Richmond, Virginia, is September when the rain falls for 11.2 days and typically collects 1.73" (44mm) of precipitation.

What is the most humid month in Richmond?

With an average relative humidity of 78%, December is the most humid month.

What is the month with the shortest days in Richmond?

December has the shortest days of the year in Richmond, Virginia, with an average of 9.6h of daylight.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Richmond?

With an average of 5.1h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year in Richmond, Virginia.

Average pressure
Richmond, VA

Average pressure - Richmond, VA

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (1020.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1014.3mbar).

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Average wind speed
Richmond, VA

Average wind speed - Richmond, VA

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (12.1km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (8.5km/h).

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Average rainfall
Richmond, VA

Average rainfall - Richmond, VA

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (73mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (44mm).

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Average rainfall days
Richmond, VA

Average rainfall days - Richmond, VA

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (9.7 days).

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Average snowfall
Richmond, VA

Average snowfall - Richmond, VA

The month with the highest snowfall is January (52mm).
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average snowfall days
Richmond, VA

Average snowfall days - Richmond, VA

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (3.3 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
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Average daylight / Average sunshine - Richmond, VA

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.1h).

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Average sunshine days
Richmond, VA

Average sunshine days - Richmond, VA

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.1 days).

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Average visibility
Richmond, VA

Average visibility - Richmond, VA

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October and November (9km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May and December (8km).

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