Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Kotzebue, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KOTZEBUE, AK
1028 AM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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...THE KOTZEBUE WSO AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1898 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              48   4/27/1988
 LOW              -44   4/05/1943
HIGHEST            42   4/22         34       8      44  4/24
LOWEST              1               -15      16     -14  4/14
AVG. MAXIMUM       33.1              21.2    11.9    24.2
AVG. MINIMUM       18.0               5.4    12.6     8.6
MEAN               25.5              13.3    12.2    16.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32     11                22.1   -11.1    19
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 32     28                27.6     0.4    30
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                11.3   -11.3     9

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            1.84   2002
 MINIMUM            0.00   1995
TOTALS              0.60              0.54    0.06    0.55
DAILY AVG.          0.02              0.02    0.00    0.02
DAYS >= .01         6                 5.8     0.2     8
DAYS >= .10         3                 1.2     1.8     3
DAYS >= .50         0                 0.1    -0.1     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.18   4/03                       0.18  4/07

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             18.4   2002
 24 HR TOTAL        6.9   4-07-2011
 SNOW DEPTH       158     4-06-1944
TOTALS             10.6               5.1     5.5     3.9
SINCE 7/1          59.7              52.0     7.7    24.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     23                18       4       7
DAYS >= TRACE       9                11.6    -2.6    15
DAYS >= 1.0         4                 1.4     2.6     1
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0    -0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        45   4/04                         10  4/18
 24 HR TOTAL      4.6   4/03                        1.8  4/07

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1175              1551    -376    1448
 SINCE 7/1      12077             13780   -1703   12378
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                8.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     37/100    DATE    04/2
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     44/100    DATE    04/2

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 1
RAIN                      2     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   0     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      9     HAZE                        1
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       0
BLOWING SNOW              3


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

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CRG MAY 16




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