Sunday 27th. Thermometer at 50 in the Morning—48 at Noon and 47 at Night. Much rain fell in the course of last Night. Very heavy all day with Mists at times. Wind at East and No. Et.
- Cite as
- “[Diary entry: 27 April 1788],” Founders Online, National Archives, last modified March 30, 2017, http://founders.archives.gov/documents/Washington/01-05-02-0004-0004-0027. [Original source: The Diaries of George Washington, vol. 5, 1 July 1786 – 31 December 1789, ed. Donald Jackson and Dorothy Twohig. Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1979, p. 311.]