Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
443 PM AKDT WED AUG 16 2017


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 16 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         56    241 PM  81    2004  64     -8       70
  MINIMUM         52    134 PM  39    1986  50      2       54
                                      1973
  AVERAGE         54                        57     -3       62

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.15          0.60 2003   0.11   0.04     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    1.81                      1.52   0.29     3.66
  SINCE JUN 1      4.81                      4.32   0.49     7.85
  SINCE JAN 1      9.64                      7.56   2.08    10.01

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        3
  MONTH TO DATE   82                       110    -28       68
  SINCE JUN 1    512                       597    -85      316
  SINCE JUL 1    229                       304    -75      144

 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   4   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  SW (220)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    10   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SW (240)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    15   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (200)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.2


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    96          1200 PM
 LOWEST     77           300 AM
 AVERAGE    87

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        78      2004
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        38      1981


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 16 2017........SUNRISE   612 AM AKDT  SUNSET   954 PM AKDT
AUGUST 17 2017........SUNRISE   615 AM AKDT  SUNSET   951 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
AUGUST 16 2017          START    519 AM GMT     END   1048 PM GMT
AUGUST 17 2017          START    522 AM GMT     END   1044 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)........15:42
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....-0:05:33



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