Daily Weather Records - West Henrico Co. - Glen Allen,Virginia
May 2018
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The Glen Allen Station had 37 Records or Record Ties in May 2018

Date _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 1- The minimum temperature on the 1st was 41.2F, a new 9-year LOW daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 47.2F in 2015. The daily temperature range on the 1st was 42.6F, a new 9-year HIGH daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 24F in 2010
2- The maximum temperature on the 2nd was 90.9F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 88F in 2012 and 2010. The daily temperature range on the 2nd was 38F, a new 9-year HIGH daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 27.7F in 2015.
3- The maximum temperature on the 3rd was 89.8F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 85F in 2012.
4- The maximum temperature on the 4th was 89F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 86F in 2012. The minimum temperature on the 4th was 66F, and EQUALED the, 8-year HIGH daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was set in 2012 and 2010. 5- 6- 7- 8- 9- 10- The maximum temperature on the 10th was 87F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 86F in 2013. The daily precipitation on the 10th was 0.41 inches, a new 9-year HIGH daily precipitation record for the date - the old record was 0.12 inches in 2014. REMARK- Hail was as large as 0.5 inches lasted from 4:27 to 4:31 PM and was enough to whiten the ground where there was no grass- Thunderstorm rated 4-3-2
11- The maximum temperature on the 11th was 87.6F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 84F in 2014. The daily temperature range on the 11th was 30.6F, a new 9-year HIGH daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 28F in 2012.
12- The maximum temperature on the 12th was 92.8F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 90F in 2014. REMARK-The maximum temperature today was the highest since August 22, 2017 when it was 93.6 degrees F.
13- The minimum temperature on the 13th was 67.1F, a new 9-year warm daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 66F in 2014.
14- The maximum temperature on the 14th was 92.5F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 88F in 2010.
15- The maximum temperature on the 15th was 88.6F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 87F in 2013.
16- The minimum temperature on the 16th was 68.9F, a new 9-year warm daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 67F in 2009. The daily temperature range on the 16th was 10.7F, a new 9-year LOW daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 17F in 2010 and 2009. The daily precipitation on the 16th was 1.73 inches, a new 9-year HIGH daily precipitation record for the date - the old record was 1.63 inches in 2014.
17- The minimum temperature on the 17th was 68.2F, a new 9-year warm daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 67F in 2015. The daily precipitation on the 17th was 1.81 inches, a new 9-year HIGH daily precipitation record for the date - the old record was 1.58 inches in 2011.
18- The daily precipitation on the 18th was 5.09 inches, a new 9-year HIGH daily precipitation record for the date - the old record was 0.78 inches in 2013. REMARKS- Total rain in 24 hours 6.10 inches is a new record from 1800 on the 17th to 1800 on the 18th; the previous record was 3.83 inches in Hurricane Irene storm Irene August 27th & 28th, 2011. 5.09 inches on the 18th a new record for a calendar day; the previous record was 3.75 inches on August 27, 2011 from Hurricane Irene. The total for May is now 10.29 inchesa new record for May; the previous record was 8.55 inches in May of 2016. May 16th 1.73 inches a 9 -year daily record for the date; the previous record was 1.63 in 2014. May 17th 1.88 inches a 9 -year daily record for the date; the previous record was 1.58 in 2011. May 18th 5.09 inches a 9 -year daily record for the date; the previous record was 0.78 in 2013. May 19th 0.50 inches a 9 -year daily record for the date; the previous record was 0.09 in 2013. The 4 day total is now 9.20 inches The most rain in an hour was 1.88 inches; the record rainfall in one hour was 2.13 inches on June 3, 2009 in a thunderstorm. This is the 2nd greatest rainfall rate in one hour.
19- The daily precipitation on the 19th was 0.50 inches, a new 9-year HIGH daily precipitation record for the date - the old record was 0.09 inches in 2015. The daily temperature range on the 19th was 12.5F, a new 9-year LOW daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 14F in 2013.
20- The minimum temperature on the 20th was 70.7F, a new 9-year warm daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 65F in 2013. The maximum temperature on the 20th was 87.9F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 84F in 2013. The daily temperature range on the 20th was 17.2F, a new 9-year LOW daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 17.7F in 2015. 21- 22- 23- The maximum temperature on the 23rd was 86.9F, a new 9-year daily HIGH maximum temperature record for the date - the old record was 85F in 2011. The minimum temperature on the 23rd was 67F, and EQUALED the, 8-year HIGH daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was set in 2013 and 2011. 24- 25- 26- The daily temperature range on the 26th was 17F, and EQUALED the, 9-year LOW daily minimum temperature range record for the date - the old record was set in 2009. The daily precipitation on the 26th was Trace, and EQUALED the, 9-year HIGH daily precipitation record for the date - the old record was set in 2009.
27- The minimum temperature on the 27th was 72F, a new 9-year warm daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 71.4F in 2015. The daily temperature range on the 27th was 16.5F, a new 9-year LOW daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 16.7F in 2015. 28- 29- 30- The minimum temperature on the 30th was 72.9F, a new 9-year warm daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 70F in 2011. The daily temperature range on the 30th was 10.4F, a new 9-year LOW daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 12F in 2014.
31- The minimum temperature on the 31st was 71.4F, a new 9-year warm daily minimum temperature record for the date - the old record was 71F in 2011. The daily temperature range on the 31st was 16.4F, a new 9-year LOW daily temperature range record for the date - the old record was 19F in 2010. The daily precipitation on the 31st was 0.45 inches, a new 9-year HIGH daily precipitation record for the date - the old record was 0.06 inches in 2009. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________