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

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 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              90   05/28/1947
 LOW                    05/09/1964
HIGHEST            72   05/16        75      -3       82  05/14
LOWEST             29   05/02        27       2       31  05/05
                        05/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     61.9              61.0     0.9     64.2
AVG. MINIMUM     37.7              37.8    -0.1     42.7
MEAN             49.8              49.4     0.4     53.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      3               5.9    -2.9        1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         1.96   2004
 MINIMUM         0.04   2011
TOTALS           0.59              0.60   -0.01     0.78
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.02    0.00     0.03
DAYS >= .01         9               7.1     1.9        9
DAYS >= .10         2               1.7     0.3        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.27   05/22 TO 05/22           05/02 TO 05/03

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           14.1   1992
 24 HR TOTAL      9.4   05/12/1992 TO 05/12/1992
 SNOW DEPTH        29   05/04/1937
TOTALS              T               0.9    -0.9      0.0
SINCE 7/1        83.1              65.0    18.1     60.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       1               0.8     0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL        T   05/26 TO 05/26           05/31 TO 05/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     465               485     -20      355
 SINCE 7/1      13554             13509      45    11828
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        6
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1        6
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.9
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/260    DATE  05/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    30/280    DATE  05/24

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                1     SLEET                      0
FOG                       4     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
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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