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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
659 PM AKDT FRI JUN 3 2016

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 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              90   05/28/1947
 LOW                    05/09/1964
HIGHEST            82   05/14        75       7       86  05/23
LOWEST             31   05/05        27       4       28  05/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     64.2              61.0     3.2     69.2
AVG. MINIMUM     42.7              37.8     4.9     41.3
MEAN             53.4              49.4     4.0     55.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      1               5.9    -4.9        4
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         1.96   2004
 MINIMUM         0.04   2011
TOTALS           0.78              0.60    0.18     0.29
DAILY AVG.       0.03              0.02    0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         9               7.1     1.9        3
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    0.44   05/02 TO 05/03           05/09 TO 05/09

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            0.0               0.9    -0.9      0.0
SINCE 7/1        60.0              65.0    -5.0     43.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.8    -0.8        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                             0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0
DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     355               485    -130      296
 SINCE 7/1      11828             13509   -1681    12131
COOLING TOTAL       6                 1       5        2
 SINCE 1/1          6                 1       5        2
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              6.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/280    DATE  05/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    34/270    DATE  05/24

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN               14     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       5     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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