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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
452 PM AKDT TUE OCT 1 2013

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2013...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2013

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              84   09/05/1957
 LOW                3   09/30/1992
HIGHEST            71   09/10        69       2       67  09/22
                        09/03
LOWEST             23   09/23        22       1       26  09/30
                                                          09/13
AVG. MAXIMUM     51.8              54.6    -2.8     54.8
AVG. MINIMUM     35.7              35.1     0.6     36.3
MEAN             43.8              44.9    -1.1     45.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 32     10               9.6     0.4       11
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.61   1925
 MINIMUM         0.09   1918
TOTALS           1.74              1.10    0.64     0.55
DAILY AVG.       0.06              0.04    0.02     0.02
DAYS >= .01        13              10.4     2.6       10
DAYS >= .10         3               3.5    -0.5        1
DAYS >= .50         1               0.3     0.7        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.75   09/11 TO 09/11

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           24.4   5
 24 HR TOTAL      9.0   09/13/1992 TO 09/14/1992
 SNOW DEPTH        13   09/18/1992
TOTALS            0.7               1.8    -1.1        T
SINCE 7/1         0.7               1.8    -1.1        T
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                                  0
DAYS >= TRACE       5               1.4     3.6        1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.5    -0.5        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         T   09/22                          0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.6   09/18 TO 09/18

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     630               605      25      576
 SINCE 7/1        889               994    -105      974
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1        226                61     165       34
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.1
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/240    DATE  09/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/240    DATE  09/03

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       2
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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