Best Time To Visit Richmond, Virginia

Best Time To Go To Richmond

There is no particular time to visit Richmond as it boasts warm summers, pleasant springs, red and gold autumns though the winters are pretty chilly.

May – October is the high season when it comes to visitors flocking to the banks of the James. Autumn is a particularly beautiful time to visit, when the leaves turn russet and gold and reflect in the gentle waters of the river.

Climate in Richmond

Know weather for your travel dates:

17-Jun-2018
Today 17 Jun

93

76

Partly cloudy until evening and humid throughout the day.

Wind:0.16 m/s

Humidity:74%

Precipitation:0%

  • Mon 18 Jun
    94 | 72

    Rain starting in the afternoon.

  • Tue 19 Jun
    89 | 73

    Rain in the evening.

  • Wed 20 Jun
    83 | 69

    Rain overnight.

  • Thu 21 Jun
    84 | 71

    Rain in the morning.

  • Fri 22 Jun
    88 | 72

    Mostly cloudy until afternoon and humid throughout the day.

  • Sat 23 Jun
    91 | 68

    Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Richmond

Average Temperature in Richmond by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 3℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

Feb

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Mar

Average temperature: 48℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Apr

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

May

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Jun

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jul

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Aug

Average temperature: 75℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Sep

Average temperature: 69℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Oct

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Nov

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Dec

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 16℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Highest temperature in Richmond is recorded as 96.8℉ in July.

Lowest temperature in Richmond is recorded as 3.2℉ in January.

Average Rain in Richmond by Month (in mm)

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  • 60
  • 40
  • 20 0
Jan

Average Rain: 53.44 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 340.64 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 12.39 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 133.14 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 49.79 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 493.96 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 56.72 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 484.63 mm

May

Average Rain: 80.66 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 520.23 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 57.65 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 473.78 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 61.59 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 385.57 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 81.91 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 603.87 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 30.09 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 470.73 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 73.72 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 774.19 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 26.01 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 250.85 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 41.01 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 563.64 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Richmond is 774.19 mm in October.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Richmond is February.

Average Humidity in Richmond by Month (in %)

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  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Feb

Average Humidity: 55%

Minimum Humidity: 32%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Mar

Average Humidity: 53%

Minimum Humidity: 29%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Apr

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

May

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 39%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jun

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Jul

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Aug

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Sep

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Oct

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Nov

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Dec

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 38%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Most humid month in Richmond is October.

Least humid month in Richmond is March.

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