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CXAK59 PAFG 020130
CLMOME


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
524 PM AKDT THU SEP 1 2016

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...THE NOME AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1906 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   08/08/1966
 LOW               23   08/30/1913
HIGHEST            72   08/31        MM      MM       MM  MM
LOWEST             35   08/25        MM      MM       MM  MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.0              55.9     4.1       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     47.4              44.3     3.1       MM
MEAN             53.7              50.1     3.6       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               1.0    -1.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         8.59   1998
 MINIMUM         0.40   1971
TOTALS           2.97              3.22   -0.25       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.10    0.00       MM
DAYS >= .01        13              15.5    -2.5       MM
DAYS >= .10         7               8.3    -1.3       MM
DAYS >= .50         2               1.8     0.2       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.3    -0.3       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.91   08/19 TO 08/20                MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            0.1   1965
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM
TOTALS            0.0               0.0     0.0       MM
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.0     0.0       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       MM
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   08/01 TO 08/01                MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     321               462    -141       MM
 SINCE 7/1        685               860    -175       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       MM
 SINCE 1/1          0                 3      -3       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    27/360    DATE  08/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/350    DATE  08/22

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               18     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      0

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

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