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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
149 PM AKDT SUN SEP 1 2013

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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              93   08/05/1994
 LOW               21   08/30/1922
HIGHEST            85   08/07        81       4       78  08/14
                        08/01
LOWEST             34   08/25        34       0       37  08/22
AVG. MAXIMUM     69.6              65.9     3.7     66.5
AVG. MINIMUM     49.1              46.4     2.7     46.0
MEAN             59.4              56.1     3.3     56.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.88   1930
 MINIMUM         0.24   2005
TOTALS           2.02              1.88    0.14     1.45
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.06    0.01     0.05
DAYS >= .01        10              13.3    -3.3       10
DAYS >= .10         4               6.0    -2.0        3
DAYS >= .50         2               0.7     1.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.82   08/19 TO 08/20

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.0   1922
 24 HR TOTAL      3.0   08/29/1922 TO 08/29/1922
 SNOW DEPTH         0
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     190               281     -91      263
 SINCE 7/1        259               389    -130      398
COOLING TOTAL      24                 6      18        0
 SINCE 1/1        226                61     165       34
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    18/250    DATE  08/14
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    26/280    DATE  08/29

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                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      5

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

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