Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Bethel, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
851 AM AKDT SAT APR 1 2017

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...THE BETHEL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 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              53   03/29/1934
 LOW              -39   03/14/1964
HIGHEST            26                MM      MM       41
LOWEST            -18                MM      MM       -2
AVG. MAXIMUM     13.7              22.6    -8.9     27.2
AVG. MINIMUM     -2.1               7.8    -9.9     14.9
MEAN              5.8              15.2    -9.4     21.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     31              21.5     9.5       21
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.2     0.8       30
DAYS MIN <= 0      21              10.4    10.6        2

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.30              0.71   -0.41     0.73
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.02   -0.01     0.02
DAYS >= .01         2               8.2    -6.2        7
DAYS >= .10         1               2.4    -1.4        3
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.29   03/31 TO 03/31           03/31 TO 03/31
                                                          03/27 TO 03/27
                                                          03/27 TO 03/27
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    03/31(00) TO 03/31(00)
                                                 03/27(00) TO 03/27(00)7
                                                 03/27(00) TO 03/27(00)7

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            2.9               8.2    -5.3      0.0
SINCE 7/1        30.3              54.0   -23.7      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      5                 7      -2        0
DAYS >= TRACE       5               8.8    -3.8        0
DAYS >= 1.0         1               3.2    -2.2
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         7   03/31                          3  03/29
 24 HR TOTAL      2.9   MM                       03/27 TO 03/27
                                                          03/27 TO 03/27
                                                          03/27 TO 03/27
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1825              1544     281     1312
 SINCE 7/1      10085             10282    -197     8511
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST                        MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              12.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION  11/355
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    30/020    DATE  03/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    36/020    DATE  03/30

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.20
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           27
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              2
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          2

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     77

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                5     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                      1

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

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