Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Barrow, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BARROW, AK
607 PM AKST SUN FEB 1 2015

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...THE BARROW WSO AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1915 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              36   1/04/1974
 LOW              -53   1/03/1975
HIGHEST            18   1/30         17       1      19  1/31
LOWEST            -30               -39       9     -38  1/16
AVG. MAXIMUM       -3.8              -7.3     3.5    -1.5
AVG. MINIMUM      -16.7             -19.5     2.8   -11.5
MEAN              -10.3             -13.4     3.1    -6.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32     31                31.0     0.0    31
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 32     31                31.0     0.0    31
DAYS MIN <= 0      31                29.8     1.2    28

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            1.04   1962
 MINIMUM            0.00   1927
TOTALS              0.26              0.13    0.13    0.18
DAILY AVG.          0.01              0.00    0.01    0.01
DAYS >= .01         4                 4.6    -0.6     9
DAYS >= .10         1                 0.2     0.8     0
DAYS >= .50         0                 0.0    -0.0     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.15   1/18-19                    0.07  1/18

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             11.9   1962
 24 HR TOTAL        7.3   1-08-2001
 SNOW DEPTH        28     1-31-1929
TOTALS              4.6               2.6     2.0     3.4
SINCE 7/1          38.7              26.3    12.4    40.4
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      6                 9      -3       8
DAYS >= TRACE      12                18.3    -6.3    20
DAYS >= 1.0         2                 0.7     1.3     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0    -0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   1/31                          9  1/25
 24 HR TOTAL      2.0   1/21                        0.8  1/25

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2325              2430    -105    2207
 SINCE 7/1      10145             10637    -491    9662
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED               13.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     37/240    DATE   01/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     43/240    DATE   01/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 0
RAIN                      1     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   0     HAIL                        0
SNOW                     12     HAZE                        5
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       0
BLOWING SNOW             11

REMARKS
25TH WARMEST JANUARY OF RECORD.
19TH WETTEST JANUARY OF RECORD.
19TH SNOWIEST JANUARY OF RECORD.
DAILY PRECIP OF 0.07 IN ON 21ST A NEW RECORD FOR THIS DATE.
DAILY SNOWFALL OF 2.0 IN ON 21ST A NEW RECORD FOR THIS DATE.

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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