Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
438 PM AKDT THU AUG 17 2017


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 17 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         59    300 PM  78    2004  64     -5       65
  MINIMUM         48        MM  38    1981  50     -2       56
  AVERAGE         54                        57     -3       61

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.01          1.30 1991   0.12  -0.11     0.07
  MONTH TO DATE    2.50                      1.64   0.86     3.73
  SINCE JUN 1      5.50                      4.44   1.06     7.92
  SINCE JAN 1     10.33                      7.68   2.65    10.08

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           11                         8      3        4
  MONTH TO DATE   94                       118    -24       72
  SINCE JUN 1    524                       605    -81      320
  SINCE JUL 1    241                       312    -71      148

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JUN 1      3                         2      1       13
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         2      1       13
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   2   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   E (110)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    22   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SE (140)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.8


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    93           200 AM
 LOWEST     67           100 PM
 AVERAGE    80

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        74      1978
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        41      1969


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 17 2017........SUNRISE   615 AM AKDT  SUNSET   951 PM AKDT
AUGUST 18 2017........SUNRISE   618 AM AKDT  SUNSET   948 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
AUGUST 17 2017          START    522 AM GMT     END   1044 PM GMT
AUGUST 18 2017          START    525 AM GMT     END   1041 PM GMT



-  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)........15:36
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....-0:05:34



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