Climatological Report (Daily)
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
500 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 3 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 YESTERDAY
  MAXIMUM         51        MM  67    2014  52     -1       54
  MINIMUM         42        MM  24    2001  36      6       36
  AVERAGE         47                        44      3       45

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.41 1998   0.01  -0.01
  MONTH TO DATE    T                         0.05  -0.05
  SINCE MAR 1      1.25                      1.12   0.13
  SINCE JAN 1      1.83                      2.57  -0.74

SNOWFALL (IN)
  YESTERDAY        0.0           5.0  2001   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.1   -0.1      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.7                      14.0   -3.3      4.6
  SINCE JUL 1     38.3                      74.3  -36.0     25.1
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  YESTERDAY       18                               -3
  MONTH TO DATE   60                               -5
  SINCE MAR 1   1669                             -434
  SINCE JUL 1   8005                            -1427

 COOLING
  YESTERDAY        0                                0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                                0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                                0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                                0
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WIND (MPH)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    18   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    35   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    12.4




RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    70
 LOWEST     50
 AVERAGE    60

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   52        65      2004
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   36        25      1992


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY  4 2016...........SUNRISE   541 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1015 PM AKDT
MAY  5 2016...........SUNRISE   538 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1017 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MAY 4 2016              START   442 AM AKDT     END  1115 PM AKDT
MAY 5 2016              START   438 AM AKDT     END  1119 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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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........16:34
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:05:28

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