Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS King Salmon, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
526 AM AKST SUN JAN 1 2017

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...THE KING SALMON CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1917 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              54   12/06/2013
 LOW              -38   12/19/2001
                        12/17/1942
HIGHEST            46                MM      MM       47
LOWEST            -23                MM      MM       -9
AVG. MAXIMUM     26.3              26.4    -0.1     30.8
AVG. MINIMUM     11.4              10.8     0.6     15.2
MEAN             18.8              18.6     0.2     23.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     17              16.2     0.8       14
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              27.2     0.8       24
DAYS MIN <= 0      10               9.0     1.0        4

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           1.09              1.23   -0.14     1.50
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.04    0.00     0.07
DAYS >= .01        14              12.3     1.7       15
DAYS >= .10         6               4.1     1.9        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.2    -0.2        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.22   12/29 TO 12/29           12/18 TO 12/18
                                                          12/25 TO 12/25
                                                          12/25 TO 12/25
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    12/18(00) TO 12/18(00)
                                                 12/25(00) TO 12/25(00)5
                                                 12/25(00) TO 12/25(00)5

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            5.5               9.5    -4.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1        10.1              19.3    -9.2      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      2                 3      -1        1
DAYS >= TRACE      18               8.8     9.2        0
DAYS >= 1.0         2               3.0    -1.0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         5   12/10                          8  12/24
                        12/09
                        12/08
 24 HR TOTAL      2.1   12/05 TO 12/05           12/25 TO 12/25
                                                          12/25 TO 12/25
                                                          12/25 TO 12/25
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1422              1438     -16     1250
 SINCE 7/1       4148              4815    -667     3818
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1        2

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST      12/01             MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.3
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/040
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/100    DATE  12/18
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/110    DATE  12/18

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            4
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             11
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         16

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     84

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                8     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          1     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW               16     SLEET                      0
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      6
HAZE                      2

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

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