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

Weather in June

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

Temperature

In Richmond, Virginia, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderately hot 78.3°F (25.7°C) in May, to a still warm 85.6°F (29.8°C). The average low-temperature, in June, is 65.5°F (18.6°C).

Heat index

The average heat index in June is appraised at a hot 94.3°F (34.6°C). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (pregnancy, wind, metabolic differences), and activity. 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. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Richmond is 70%.

Rainfall

In Richmond, Virginia, it is raining for 14.1 days, with typically 2.48" (63mm) of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Richmond, there are 154.5 rainfall days, and 30.35" (771mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

In Richmond snow does not fall in May through October.

Daylight

June has the longest days of the year in Richmond, with an average of 14.7h of daylight.

Sunshine

In June, the average sunshine is 10.3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in June is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in June interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in June in Richmond?

In June, in Richmond, Virginia, the average high-temperature is 85.6°F (29.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 65.5°F (18.6°C). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, in June 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 much does it rain in Richmond in June?

In Richmond, in June, during 14.1 rainfall days, 2.48" (63mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Richmond?

In Richmond, Virginia, 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.

What is the average length of the day in June in Richmond?

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

How long on average sun shines in June in Richmond?

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

How high is the UV index in June in Richmond?

In June, the average daily maximum UV index in Richmond is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in June
Richmond, VA

Average temperature in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average high temperature in June: 85.6°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (90.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (44.6°F).

  • Average low temperature in June: 65.5°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (70.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (29.7°F).

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Average pressure in June
Richmond, VA

Average pressure in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average pressure in June: 29.95"

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is November (30.14").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.95").

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Average wind speed in June
Richmond, VA

Average wind speed in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average wind speed in June: 6mph

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (7.5mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (5.3mph).

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Average humidity in June
Richmond, VA

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%).

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Average rainfall in June
Richmond, VA

Average rainfall in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average rainfall in June: 2.48"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.87").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (1.73").

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Average rainfall days in June
Richmond, VA

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 least rainy days is November (9.7 days).

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Average snowfall in June
Richmond, VA

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

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2.05").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days in June
Richmond, VA

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 least snowfall days are May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

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Average daylight in June /
Average sunshine in June
Richmond, VA

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 the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.6h).

  • Average sunshine in June: 10.3h

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

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Average sunshine days in June
Richmond, VA

Average sunshine days in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average sunshine days in June: 14.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (19.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is May (12.1 days).

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Average UV index in June
Richmond, VA

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).

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Average cloud cover in June
Richmond, VA

Average cloud cover in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average cloud cover in June: 34

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in June
Richmond, VA

Average visibility in June - Richmond, VA
  • Average visibility in June: 6mi

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October and November (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are May and December (5mi).

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