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CXAK59 PAFG 031754
CLMOME


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
948 AM AKDT SAT JUN 3 2017

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...THE NOME AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1906 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              78   05/30/1981
 LOW              -11   05/02/1949
HIGHEST            60   05/12        MM      MM       74  05/31
LOWEST             25   05/15        MM      MM       28  05/02

AVG. MAXIMUM     45.9              43.1     2.8     50.4
AVG. MINIMUM     31.5              30.5     1.0     36.1
MEAN             38.7              36.8     1.9     43.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      1               2.9    -1.9        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     21              17.5     3.5        7
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.2    -0.2        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.94   2004
 MINIMUM            T   1928
TOTALS           0.94              0.86    0.08     1.22
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.03    0.00     0.04
DAYS >= .01         6               8.6    -2.6       11
DAYS >= .10         3               2.9     0.1        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.39   05/24 TO 05/24           05/25 TO 05/26

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           22.7   1932
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        44   05/02/1948
                        05/01/1948
TOTALS            0.4               2.3    -1.9      0.0
SINCE 7/1        54.6              75.4   -20.8      0.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 4      -4        0
DAYS >= TRACE       4               3.5     0.5        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.8    -0.8        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.4   05/26 TO 05/26           05/02 TO 05/02

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     806               874     -68      626
 SINCE 7/1      12618             13184    -566     4121
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    35/030    DATE  05/07
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    42/030    DATE  05/07

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                5     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                3     SLEET                      0
FOG                      10     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

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

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