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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
548 PM AKDT TUE APR 4 2017

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 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              56   03/31/1994
                        03/24/1915
                        03/21/1915
 LOW              -56   03/13/1911
                        03/12/1911
HIGHEST            48   03/31        45       3       51  03/25
LOWEST            -39   03/08       -27     -12      -20  03/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     13.2              25.4   -12.2     31.5
AVG. MINIMUM    -19.1              -2.5   -16.6      8.1
MEAN             -3.0              11.4   -14.4     19.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     30              20.3     9.7       16
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.9     0.1       31
DAYS MIN <= 0      28              17.2    10.8        8

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.72   1921
 MINIMUM            T   1998
TOTALS           0.17              0.25   -0.08     0.53
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.02
DAYS >= .01         3               4.8    -1.8        5
DAYS >= .10         1               0.4     0.6        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.10   03/30 TO 03/30           03/29 TO 03/29
SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           33.1   1921
 24 HR TOTAL     13.0   03/06/1921 TO 03/06/1921
 SNOW DEPTH        56   03/25/1991
TOTALS            3.5               4.9    -1.4      3.7
SINCE 7/1        81.9              61.2    20.7     56.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     27                18       9       13
DAYS >= TRACE       6               5.9     0.1       14
DAYS >= 1.0         2               1.3     0.7        2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        31   03/01                         15  03/20
 24 HR TOTAL      1.8   MM                       03/29 TO 03/29
DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2099              1660     439     1396
 SINCE 7/1      12229             12050     179    10802
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/030    DATE  03/15
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    25/030    DATE  03/15

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.40


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      0
FOG                       6     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

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

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