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Here’s how wet and hot June 2015 was

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June 2015 was a wet and hot month.  There were 15 days that reached or exceeded 90°.  On June 23, the fourth day of astronomical summer, Richmond International Airport hit 100° for the first time this year.  It was the 8th warmest June on record.


June also had 18 days with measurable rainfall, producing a monthly total of over 6″ of rain, which is more than 2″ above normal.  This total was not high enough to make it one of the top 10 wettest Junes.


Graphics by CBS 6 weather intern Michael Spagnolo (Penn State University)