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December Richmond Weather 
December Richmond Weather
Record High: 81°F
Normal High: 50°F
Normal Low: 31°F
Record Low: 1°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 3.12"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.46"
Avg Monthly Snow: 2"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 6.7"

Richmond Weather In December

The highest recorded temperature for Richmond for the past 81 years in December was 81 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on December 4, 1998, and the typical high is 50. The lowest documented temperature for Richmond for the past 81 years in December was 1 measured on December 15, 1958, while the standard low daily temperature for the month is 31.

United States National Weather Service historical Richmond December Weather data shows that on December 26, 1983, the high temperature did not exceed 14 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Richmond in the past 81 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on December 29, 1954, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 62 degrees, the highest low measured in Richmond in the last 81 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Richmond on December First is 53 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of December is 49 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Richmond on December First is 32 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 30 degrees.

Richmond normally receives an average of 3.12 inches of rain during December. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by December Richmond Weather data, was 2.46 inches on December 29, 1958. Richmond averages 2 inches of snow in December.On December 11, 1958 Richmond received 6.7 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.