Average Weather in June in Richmond Minnesota, United States
Daily high temperatures increase by 7°F, from 73°F to 80°F, rarely falling below 62°F or exceeding 88°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 7°F, from 52°F to 59°F, rarely falling below 42°F or exceeding 68°F.
For reference, on July 18, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Richmond typically range from 61°F to 81°F, while on January 20, the coldest day of the year, they range from 5°F to 21°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in June
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on June. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in June
The month of June in Richmond experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 45% to 35%.
The clearest day of the month is June 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 65% of the time.
For reference, on February 5, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 61%, while on July 28, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 73%.
Cloud Cover Categories in June
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Richmond, the chance of a wet day over the course of June is gradually increasing, starting the month at 35% and ending it at 38%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 40% on June 20, and its lowest chance is 7% on January 28.
Probability of Precipitation in June
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during June in Richmond is gradually increasing, starting the month at 3.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.3 inches or falls below 1.4 inches, and ending the month at 3.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.0 inches or falls below 1.2 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 4.0 inches on June 19.
Average Monthly Rainfall in June
Over the course of June in Richmond, the length of the day is essentially constant. The shortest day of the month is June 1, with 15 hours, 27 minutes of daylight and the longest day is June 21, with 15 hours, 41 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in June
The earliest sunrise of the month in Richmond is 5:28 AM on June 16 and the latest sunrise is 4 minutes later at 5:32 AM on June 30.
The earliest sunset is 8:59 PM on June 1 and the latest sunset is 11 minutes later at 9:10 PM on June 26.
Daylight saving time is observed in Richmond during 2018, but it neither starts nor ends during June, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:29 AM and sets 15 hours, 41 minutes later, at 9:10 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:55 AM and sets 8 hours, 42 minutes later, at 4:37 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in June
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Richmond is rapidly increasing during June, rising from 2% to 18% over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 20, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 28% of the time, while on October 25, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in June
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Richmond is gradually decreasing during June, decreasing from 10.5 miles per hour to 9.8 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on April 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.6 miles per hour, while on August 1, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.7 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in June
Wind Direction in June
The growing season in Richmond typically lasts for 5.0 months (153 days), from around May 2 to around October 2, rarely starting before April 14 or after May 21, and rarely ending before September 15 or after October 19.
The month of June in Richmond is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in June
The average accumulated growing degree days in Richmond are rapidly increasing during June, increasing by 461°F, from 371°F to 832°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in June
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Richmond is essentially constant during June, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 6.8 kWh throughout.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in June
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Richmond are 45.454 deg latitude, -94.518 deg longitude, and 1,115 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Richmond contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 174 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,115 feet. Within 10 miles also contains only modest variations in elevation (390 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (630 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Richmond is covered by cropland (73%) and water (13%), within 10 miles by cropland (78%) and trees (14%), and within 50 miles by cropland (81%) and trees (11%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Richmond year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 5 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Richmond.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Richmond according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Richmond is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Richmond and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Paynesville Municipal Airport (43%, 20 kilometers, southwest); Litchfield Municipal Airport (19%, 34 kilometers, south); St. Cloud Regional Airport (17%, 38 kilometers, east); Maple Lake Municipal Airport (12%, 48 kilometers, southeast); and Little Falls, Little Falls/Morrison County Airport-Lindbergh Field (9%, 57 kilometers, north).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .