Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Barrow, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
119 PM AKST THU MAR 2 2017

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...THE BARROW AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2017

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   02/04/1982
 LOW              -56   02/03/1924
HIGHEST            26   02/02        MM      MM       16  02/21
LOWEST            -29   02/22        MM      MM      -19  02/06
AVG. MAXIMUM      0.2              -8.0     8.2      0.9
AVG. MINIMUM    -12.6             -20.4     7.8     -8.4
MEAN             -6.2             -14.2     8.0     -3.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     28              27.8     0.2       29
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              28.0     0.0       29
DAYS MIN <= 0      24              26.0    -2.0       26

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.11   1923
 MINIMUM            T   2002
                        1997
                        1979
TOTALS           0.40              0.14    0.26     2.09
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.00    0.01     0.07
DAYS >= .01        11               4.6     6.4       11
DAYS >= .10         0               0.2    -0.2        6
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.13   02/25 TO 02/26           02/01 TO 02/02
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           70.0   1923
 24 HR TOTAL      3.0   02/19/2010 TO 02/19/2010
 SNOW DEPTH        29   02/28/1962
                        02/27/1962
TOTALS            4.9               2.6     2.3      3.0
SINCE 7/1        26.9              29.0    -2.1      8.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      7                10      -3        7
DAYS >= TRACE      21               6.4    14.6        7
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.8    -0.8        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         9   02/26                         10  02/14
                        02/25                             02/13
                        02/24
 24 HR TOTAL      0.9   MM                       02/13 TO 02/13
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13
                                                          02/13 TO 02/13

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1987              2218    -231     1986
 SINCE 7/1      10962             12857   -1895    11396
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/080    DATE  02/25
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    45/080    DATE  02/25

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                2     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               22     SLEET                      0
FOG                      17     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      4
HAZE                     22

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

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