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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
411 AM AKST SAT FEB 1 2014

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              52   01/16/2009
 LOW              -66   01/14/1934
HIGHEST            45   01/24        29      16       37  01/14
LOWEST            -41   01/13       -44       3      -48  01/27
                        01/12
AVG. MAXIMUM     16.4               1.1    15.3      6.6
AVG. MINIMUM     -1.1             -16.9    15.8    -12.0
MEAN              7.6              -7.9    15.5     -2.7
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     26              29.6    -3.6       28
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              31.0     0.0       31
DAYS MIN <= 0      15              25.5   -10.5       23

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.71   1937
 MINIMUM         0.01   1966
TOTALS           0.22              0.58   -0.36     0.79
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01     0.03
DAYS >= .01        10               8.5     1.5       11
DAYS >= .10         0               2.0    -2.0        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.05   01/16 TO 01/16

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           65.6   1937
 24 HR TOTAL     15.5   01/19/1937 TO 01/19/1937
 SNOW DEPTH        62   01/20/1937
TOTALS            2.5              10.3    -7.8      9.9
SINCE 7/1        35.8              48.2   -12.4     39.8
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     17                15       2       16
DAYS >= TRACE      15              10.1     4.9       19
DAYS >= 1.0         0               3.2    -3.2        3
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        18   01/20
                        01/19
                        01/18
24 HR TOTAL       0.9   01/16 TO 01/16

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1771              2260    -489     2090
 SINCE 7/1       7455              8532   -1077     9118
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              2.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    16/250    DATE  01/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    21/280    DATE  01/22

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                2     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      3

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

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