Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Barrow, AK

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CLMBRW

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BARROW, AK
1122 AM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

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...THE BARROW WSO AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 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              72   6/18/1996
 LOW                4   6/06/1969
HIGHEST            67   6/19         57      10      47  6/30
LOWEST             25                23       2      22  6/01
AVG. MAXIMUM       46.5              40.5     6.0    36.8
AVG. MINIMUM       33.6              30.8     2.8    30.5
MEAN               40.1              35.6     4.5    33.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      3                 2.7     0.3     3
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      0                 0.1    -0.1     0
DAYS MIN <= 32     11                21.5   -10.5    25
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            1.47   2014
 MINIMUM            0.00   1927
TOTALS              0.84              0.32    0.52    1.47
DAILY AVG.          0.03              0.01    0.02    0.05
DAYS >= .01        11                 5.6     5.4    13
DAYS >= .10         3                 0.9     2.1     4
DAYS >= .50         0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.29   6/09-10                    0.49  6/23

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              6.6   1933
 24 HR TOTAL        3.2   6-07-1981
 SNOW DEPTH        25     6-02-1923
TOTALS              1.0               0.7     0.3     0.9
SINCE 7/1          55.9              37.5    18.4    54.2
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE       7                 8.8    -1.8    13
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.2    -0.2     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   6/06                          2  6/02
 24 HR TOTAL      0.9   6/05                        0.4  6/01

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     742               880    -139     933
 SINCE 7/1      18115             19387   -1273   17781
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                9.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     28/050    DATE    06/5
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     33/050    DATE    06/5

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                     14     GLAZE                       4
DRIZZLE                   7     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      7     HAZE                        3
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      12
BLOWING SNOW              0

REMARKS..

JUNE 2015 WAS WARMEST ON RECORD. PREVIOUS WARMEST JUNE AT BARROW WAS 2013
WHEN THE AVG MONTHLY TEMP. WAS 39.0.  ON THE LAST DAY OF JUNE THE CHUKCHI
SEA AT BARROW WAS ICE FREE. JUNE 2015 FOLLOWS MAY 2015 WHICH TIED FOR
THE WARMEST MAY OF RECORD.

RECORDS BROKEN JUNE 2015...
DAILY MAX TEMP. RECORD.........19ST.
DAILY HIGH MIN. TEMP. RECORD...21ST.
DAILY SNOWFALL RECORD...........5TH.
DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORD.....14TH.

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

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RFL JUL 15




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