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CXAK59 PAFG 011258
CLMOME


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
453 AM AKDT MON MAY 1 2017

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...THE NOME AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1906 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              60   04/27/1940
                        04/25/1940
 LOW              -30   04/07/1968
                        04/05/1918
HIGHEST            51   04/30        MM      MM       52  04/26
LOWEST              2   04/02        MM      MM       10  04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     37.0              27.5     9.5     41.2
AVG. MINIMUM     23.8              13.5    10.3     27.5
MEAN             30.4              20.5     9.9     34.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      6              17.9   -11.9        5
DAYS MIN <= 32     26              27.8    -1.8       21
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               6.2    -6.2        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.16   1961
 MINIMUM            T   1928
TOTALS           0.15              0.76   -0.61     0.80
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.03   -0.02     0.03
DAYS >= .01         4               8.5    -4.5        8
DAYS >= .10         1               2.6    -1.6        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.10   04/13 TO 04/13           04/01 TO 04/02
                                                          04/02 TO 04/02
                                                          04/02 TO 04/02

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           23.3   1961
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        90   04/19/2007
TOTALS            1.1               7.5    -6.4      0.7
SINCE 7/1        54.2              73.1   -18.9      0.7
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     21                16       5        0
DAYS >= TRACE       8               8.4    -0.4        1
DAYS >= 1.0         1               2.8    -1.8        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        35   04/04                         11  04/03
                        04/03
                        04/02
 24 HR TOTAL      1.0   04/13 TO 04/13           04/02 TO 04/02
                                                          04/02 TO 04/02
                                                          04/02 TO 04/02

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1029              1335    -306      880
 SINCE 7/1      11812             12310    -498     3495
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    28/030    DATE  04/20
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/020    DATE  04/20

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                4     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      3
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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