Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
550 PM AKST THU DEC 1 2016

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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 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              54   11/26/2002
 LOW              -21   11/17/1956
HIGHEST            47                MM      MM       MM
LOWEST              1                MM      MM       MM
AVG. MAXIMUM     31.4              27.8     3.6       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     20.8              16.6     4.2       MM
MEAN             26.1              22.2     3.9       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32     16              20.2    -4.2       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32     30              28.0     2.0       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               2.4    -2.4       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.84   1976
 MINIMUM         0.04   2006
TOTALS           0.25              1.16   -0.91       MM
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.04   -0.03       MM
DAYS >= .01         6               9.4    -3.4       MM
DAYS >= .10         0               3.8    -3.8       MM
DAYS >= .50         0               0.4    -0.4       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.07   11/14 TO 11/14                MM
                        11/13 TO 11/14
                        11/14 TO 11/14
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                                MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           38.8   1994
 24 HR TOTAL     16.4   11/18/1964 TO 11/19/1964
 SNOW DEPTH        28   11/30/1996
TOTALS            1.3              13.1   -11.8       MM
SINCE 7/1         3.9              21.4   -17.5       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 6      -6       MM
DAYS >= TRACE       8               8.1    -0.1       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         0               4.1    -4.1       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   11/08                         MM  MM
                        11/07
                        11/06
 24 HR TOTAL      0.8   MM                            MM
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                                MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1159              1284    -125       MM
 SINCE 7/1       2653              3164    -511       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       MM
 SINCE 1/1         13                 2      11       MM

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     08/28/1984
 LATEST       05/22/1964
EARLIEST                        09/23
LATEST                          05/08
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.8
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   4/020
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/150    DATE  11/10
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/150    DATE  11/10

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         13

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     74

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                7     SLEET                      1
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      2

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

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