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CXAK59 PAFG 011414
CLMOME


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
505 AM AKST WED FEB 1 2017

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...THE NOME AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 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              51   01/27/2014
 LOW              -54   01/28/1989
                        01/27/1989
HIGHEST            34   01/26        MM      MM       MM  MM
                        01/01
LOWEST            -28   01/19        MM      MM       MM  MM
                        01/18
AVG. MAXIMUM     11.8              13.1    -1.3       MM
AVG. MINIMUM     -0.1              -2.8     2.7       MM
MEAN              5.8               5.2     0.6       MM
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0       MM
DAYS MAX <= 32     29              27.7     1.3       MM
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.7     0.3       MM
DAYS MIN <= 0      16              17.1    -1.1       MM

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         4.48   1937
 MINIMUM            T   1970
TOTALS           0.72              0.94   -0.22     0.53
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.03   -0.01     0.00
DAYS >= .01        12              10.7     1.3       MM
DAYS >= .10         4               3.2     0.8       MM
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1       MM
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0       MM
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.28   01/01 TO 01/02                MM

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           40.9   1937
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        60   01/22/1995
                        01/21/1995
TOTALS           10.4              12.7    -2.3      8.2
SINCE 7/1        35.0              44.5    -9.5       MM
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     18                15       3       MM
DAYS >= TRACE      15              11.3     3.7       MM
DAYS >= 1.0         5               4.2     0.8       MM
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        23   01/31                         MM  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      1.7   01/30                         MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1827              1855     -28       MM
 SINCE 7/1       7044              7668    -624       MM
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       MM
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    36/100    DATE  01/30
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    46/100    DATE  01/30

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                2     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       3
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      0
FOG                      20     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      4

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

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