Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
452 PM AKDT FRI OCT 20 2017


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 20 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         28        MM  52    2013  38    -10       43
  MINIMUM         19        MM   8    1996  27     -8       28
  AVERAGE         24                        33     -9       36

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.30 1956   0.05  -0.05     0.16
  MONTH TO DATE    1.85                      1.50   0.35     0.29
  SINCE SEP 1      4.31                      4.49  -0.18     2.64
  SINCE JAN 1     16.25                     13.78   2.47    14.44

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           5.2  2001   0.4   -0.4      0.2
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       4.3   -4.3      0.2
  SINCE SEP 1      0.0                       4.7   -4.7      0.2
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       4.7   -4.7      0.2
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           41                        32      9       29
  MONTH TO DATE  480                       544    -64      519
  SINCE SEP 1    877                      1038   -161      912
  SINCE JUL 1   1245                      1488   -243     1116

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE SEP 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         2      1       13
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   5   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  NE (30)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     7   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.4


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.1


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    57          1000 AM
 LOWEST     45           200 AM
 AVERAGE    51

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        53      2002
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   27         2      1996


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE   857 AM AKDT  SUNSET   632 PM AKDT
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE   859 AM AKDT  SUNSET   629 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
OCTOBER 20 2017         START    812 AM GMT     END    717 PM GMT
OCTOBER 21 2017         START    815 AM GMT     END    714 PM GMT



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




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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........ 9:35
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....-0:05:37


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