Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Kotzebue, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
247 PM AKDT SUN OCT 1 2017

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...THE KOTZEBUE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 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              69   09/03/1978
 LOW               13   09/29/1992
HIGHEST            59   09/05        MM      MM       68  09/03
LOWEST             28   09/26        MM      MM       28  09/27
                                                          09/15
AVG. MAXIMUM     48.0              46.7     1.3     49.3
AVG. MINIMUM     38.4              37.9     0.5     38.9
MEAN             43.2              42.3     0.9     44.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.4    -0.4        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               5.9    -3.9        4
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.31   1977
 MINIMUM            T   1939
TOTALS           1.62              1.58    0.04     2.02
DAILY AVG.       0.05              0.05    0.00     0.07
DAYS >= .01        12              12.5    -0.5       11
DAYS >= .10         5               5.1    -0.1        6
DAYS >= .50         1               0.4     0.6        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.67   09/12 TO 09/12           09/21 TO 09/21

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            7.4   1957
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH         5   09/20/1933
TOTALS            0.0               0.8    -0.8      0.2
SINCE 7/1         0.0               0.8    -0.8      0.2
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               1.1    -1.1        2
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.3    -0.3        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   09/30 TO 09/30           09/21 TO 09/21

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     646               681     -35      619
 SINCE 7/1       1333              1419     -86     1111
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          1                 5      -4        5
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/160    DATE  09/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    40/160    DATE  09/12

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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