Richmond
Virginia, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

June 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
The first month of the summer, June, is also a moderately hot month in Richmond, Virginia, with average temperature varying between 85.6°F (29.8°C) and 65.5°F (18.6°C).

Temperature

In Richmond, Virginia, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from 78.3°F (25.7°C) in May, to a still warm 85.6°F (29.8°C). In Richmond, the average low-temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C).

Heat index

In June, the average heat index is calculated to a tropical 94.3°F (34.6°C). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, differences in body mass, height, and shape, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Richmond, Virginia, the average relative humidity is 70%.

Rainfall

In Richmond, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 2.48" (63mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Richmond, during the entire year, the rain falls for 154.5 days and collects up to 30.35" (771mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

In Richmond snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Richmond, the average sunshine is 10.3h.

UV index

In June, the average daily maximum UV index in Richmond is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in June interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

What is the temperature in June in Richmond?

The average high-temperature, in June, is 85.6°F (29.8°C), while the average low-temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C). In June, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is estimated at 94.3°F (34.6°C).

What is the average humidity in June in Richmond?

In Richmond, the average relative humidity in June is 70%.

How many days does it rain in June in Richmond?

In Richmond, during June, the rain falls for 14.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 2.48" (63mm) of precipitation.

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.

How many hours of daylight does Richmond have in June?

The average length of the day in June in Richmond, Virginia, is 14.7h.

How long on average sun shines in June in Richmond?

In Richmond, Virginia, the average sunshine in June is 10.3h.

What is the UV index reading in June in Richmond?

The average daily maximum UV index in June in Richmond, Virginia, is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average high temperature in June: 29.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (7°C).

  • Average low temperature in June: 18.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-1.3°C).

Average humidity in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average humidity in June: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (68%).

Average rainfall in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average rainfall in June: 63mm

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

Average rainfall days in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average rainfall days in June: 14.1 days

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

Average snowfall in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average snowfall in June: 0mm

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

Average snowfall days in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average snowfall days in June: 0 days

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

Average daylight in June / Average sunshine in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average daylight in June: 14.7h

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

  • Average sunshine in June: 10.3h

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

Average UV index in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average UV index in June: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).