Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
439 PM AKDT SUN AUG 20 2017


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 20 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         56   1200 AM  77    1977  63     -7       66
  MINIMUM         52        MM  44    2006  49      3       54
                                      2000
  AVERAGE         54                        56     -2       60

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.18          0.71 1993   0.12   0.06     0.02
  MONTH TO DATE    3.00                      1.98   1.02     3.84
  SINCE JUN 1      6.00                      4.78   1.22     8.03
  SINCE JAN 1     10.83                      8.02   2.81    10.19

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           11                         9      2        5
  MONTH TO DATE  125                       144    -19       86
  SINCE JUN 1    555                       631    -76      334
  SINCE JUL 1    272                       338    -66      162

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      3                         2      1       13
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         2      1       13
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   3   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   E (80)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    16   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (150)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (150)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.7


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           100 PM
 LOWEST     66          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        82      1977
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   49        38      1954


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 20 2017........SUNRISE   623 AM AKDT  SUNSET   942 PM AKDT
AUGUST 21 2017........SUNRISE   625 AM AKDT  SUNSET   939 PM AKDT


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




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