Richmond Weather In August
The highest recorded temperature for Richmond for the past 81 years in August was 104 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on August 8, 2007, and the normal high is 86. The lowest documented temperature for Richmond for the past 81 years in August was 47 most recently registered on August 29, 1986, and the regular low is 67.
US National Weather Service historical Richmond August Weather data records that on August 21, 1956, the high temperature did not exceed 63 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Richmond in the past 81 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on August 1, 2006, the low for the day did not drop below 79 degrees, the highest low temperature in Richmond in the last 81 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Richmond on August First averages 89 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 87 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Richmond on August First is 68 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of August is 66 degrees.
Richmond usually receives an average of 4.18 inches of rain during August. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by August Richmond Weather data, was 8.79 inches on August 12, 1955.