Hillcrest Weather

 

"Weather: it's what farmers talk about.............."
 

 

Hopefully one day we will have real time Hillcrest weather data as well as archives of all those dry summer months, but in the meantime....................

 

Hillcrest Weather Station: "Old School"

 

 



HILLCREST RAINFALL

2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
january       3.37"              1.46"         2.98"        0.00 1.61
february       0.46"              2.03"         0.55"         0.07 1.91
march       4.09"              3.91"         4.06"         4.92 5.00
april       3.04"              4.88"         2.54"         1.98 2.83
may       3.28"              3.72"         0.92"         3.87 1.64
june       2.99"              2.48"         0.92"         0.78 3.03
july       1.83"              7.59"         3.25"         0.95 7.19
august       3.08"              5.99"         1.89"         3.60 4.51
september       0.67"              7.86"         0.30"         5.01 6.91
october 9.47     5.72"              0.90"         3.21"         3.46 5.04
november 5.64     0.73"              2.61"         8.93"         2.74 3.94
december 1.54     3.01"              3.42"         7.00          1.56  
     
Yearly      
Total Inches 16.65     32.27"       46.85"     45.97"        35.47 43.61

 


 

Ultimiter Weather Station hard wired to homesite

Anemometer and Rain Gauge on Cedar Posts

Wireless Weather Station: raingauge, anemometer, temperature, barometric pressure, humidity.

Vantage Pro II

Wireless Transmitter


Hillcrest Rainfall Archives:

Link to 2006 Data:

Link to 2007 Data:

Link to 2008 Data:

Link to 2009 Data:

 

 


Bremo Bluff is 7 miles from the Hillcrest.  Below is the archived rainfall data for the years 1997-2007 which should closely approximate  rainfall at the Hillcrest during that time period.  This data was obtained from the "Weather Warehouse" (see link below).

 

bremo                           
bluff                          
                         
jan feb march april may june july  august sept oct nov dec total
1997 2.42 2.57 3.79 3.13 1.1 5.02 5.2 2.73 2.86 4.68 4.49 2.56 40.55
1998 7.88 7.45 5.36 4.4 4.2 4.06 1.95 2.94 1.32 1.87 1.37 2.96 45.76
1999 4.18 2.34 3.16 1.63 4.51 2.09 3.4 3.23 10.76 1.86 2.58 2.34 42.08
2000 3.73 1.59 2.19 5.12 5.94 3.88 2.01 2.82 4.27 0 1.52 1.55 34.62
2001 2.37 1.92 5.43 0.97 3.96 3.62 4.23 1.72 2 0.61 0.66 2.93 30.42
2002 1.85 0.84 3.75 1.52 3.8 1.95 2.86 4.56 2.49 6.07 5.16 5.1 39.95
2003 2.19 5.25 5.68 4.32 10.11 4.8 4.78 3.5 9.58 2.45 4.06 4 60.72
2004 1.66 1.63 2.06 2.95 4.76 4.64 9.43 4.66 4.83 1.36 5.82 2.19 45.99
2005 3.65 1.02 3.36 3.57 4.35 1.56 3.28 5.12 0.38 7.4 3.25 3.51 40.45
2006 3.07 1.76 0.34 1.42 3.28 6.26 2.07 4.65 7.55 11.63 5.63 1.46 49.12
2007 3.02 1.12 4.34 3.23 3.24 4.13 3.26 2.51 0.39 7.01 0.73 2.08 35.06
2008 1.15 0.99 2.76 4.54 3.58 3.49 3.13 5.19 6.07 0.77 3.2 3.12 37.99
AVG
3.10
2.37
3.52
3.07
4.40
3.79
3.80
3.64
4.38
3.81
3.21
2.82
41.89


2007 Bremo Hillcrest
  Bluff  
jan 3.02 3.37
feb 1.12 0.46
march 4.34 4.09
april 3.23 3.04
may 3.24 3.28
june 4.13 2.99
july 3.26 1.83
august 2.51 3.08
sept 0.39 0.67
oct 7.01 5.72
nov 0.73 0.73
dec 2.08 3.01
     
yearly total 35.06 32.27


2008 Bremo   Hillcrest
  Bluff    
jan 1.15   1.46
feb 0.99   2.03
march 2.76   3.91
april 4.54   4.88
may 3.58   3.72
june 3.49   2.48
july 3.13   7.59
august 5.19   5.99
sept 6.07   7.86
oct 0.77   0.9
nov 3.2   2.61
dec 3.12   3.42
       
total 37.99   46.85

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

New Canton & VA State Weather Archives:

Link: New Canton Weather Archives


The Hillcrest is marked in RED in the picture below which details Average Annual Precipitation throughout the state of Virginia .  Note that the Hillcrest is located within a small central sub-region that receives  less rainfall than surrounding region.   Note that the data detailed above from Bremo Bluff correlates with this graphic (42 inches per year on average).

 



Hillcrest marked in RED X.

 



 


 

Virginia Long-Term Average Temperature and Precipitation (1895-1998)


Month Maximum F Minimum F Average F Precipitation (Inches)
Jan 45.8 26.0 35.9 3.13
Feb 47.7 26.7 37.2 3.08
Mar 56.9 34.1 45.5 3.86
Apr 67.1 42.7 54.9 3.29
May 75.8 52.2 64.0 3.99
Jun 82.9 60.2 71.5 3.69
Jul 86.1 64.3 75.2 4.31
Aug 84.6 63.2 73.9 4.14
Sep 79.2 57.0 68.1 3.50
Oct 69.2 45.0 57.1 3.36
Nov 57.8 35.4 46.6 3.21
Dec 47.8 28.0 37.9 3.18
Annual 66.7 44.6 55.7 42.70



 

 


 

 


 

Weather Related Links:

Peet Bros Website:  http://www.peetbros.com/

Fire Weather Forecast:  http://www.erh.noaa.gov/er/akq/firemain.htm
This website useful for monitoring optimal conditions for Prescribed Burns

Current Online Weather: http://www.weather.com/

NOAA Virginia Weather:  http://weather.noaa.gov/weather/VA_cc_us.html

Intellicast:  http://www.intellicast.com/

http://weather-warehouse.com/index.html

The Weather Warehouse



 


 

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