Richmond, Virginia gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Richmond averages 11 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 210 sunny days per year in Richmond. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Richmond gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 112 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 28
Rain: averages 44 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 11 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Richmond is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Virginia.
7.3 / 10
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Richmond, while January and February are the least comfortable months.