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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MCGRATH, AK
105 AM AKDT MON AUG 1 2016

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...THE MCGRATH AIRPORT CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1940 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              89   7/07/2009
 LOW               31   7/17/2003
HIGHEST            87   7/13         79       8      74  7/30
LOWEST             46                39       7      45  7/21
AVG. MAXIMUM       68.2              69.3    -1.1    66.8
AVG. MINIMUM       53.9              50.7     3.2    51.2
MEAN               61.1              59.9     1.2    59.0
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 80      4                 3.0     1.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70     14                14.2    -0.2     7
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                 0.0    -0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            6.13   1998
 MINIMUM            0.38   1993
TOTALS              4.20              2.38    1.82    3.86
DAILY AVG.          0.14              0.08    0.06    0.12
DAYS >= .01        20                13.9     6.1    19
DAYS >= .10        15                 6.6     8.4    10
DAYS >= .50         1                 0.9     0.1     2
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.1    -0.1     0
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.50   7/01                       0.89  7/15

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              0.0   1950
 24 HR TOTAL        0.0   7-05-1950
 SNOW DEPTH         0     7-31-2016
TOTALS              0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0
SINCE 7/1           0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   MM                          0.0  MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     135               172     -37     770
 SINCE 7/1        135               172     -37     770
COOLING TOTAL      22                11      11       0
 SINCE 1/1         28                16      12      26
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                4.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     22/240    DATE   07/21
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     30/250    DATE   07/21

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 0
RAIN                     23     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   0     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      0     HAZE                        2
FOG                      18     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       1
BLOWING SNOW              0


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

&&

THE MONTH OF JULY IN MCGRATH WAS SLIGHTLY COOLER THAN NORM FOR THE HIGH DAY
TEMPERATURE, BUT WARMER THAN NORM FOR THE OVERNIGHT LOW TEMPERATURE...SETTING THREE
NEW RECORDS FOR HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURES FOR THE MONTH...THIS COMBINATION RESULTED
IN A MEAN TEMPERATURE SLIGHTLY WARMER THAN NORM OF 61.1 F VERSUS THE NORM OF 59.9
F...ALSO HAD AN ABOVE AVERAGE RAINFALL FOR THE MONTH...RECORDING 4.20 INCHES...AND
THE NORM BEING 2.38 INCHES...WITH ONE DAILY RAINFALL RECORD BEING SET ON JULY
20...WITH A NEW RECORD OF 0.36 COMPARED TO THE PREVIOUS OF 0.29 SET IN 1981.

$$
SBY AUG 16




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