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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
817 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2014

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              93   08/05/1994
 LOW               21   08/30/1922
HIGHEST            80   08/11        81      -1       85  08/07
                                                          08/01
LOWEST             33   08/30        34      -1       34  08/25
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.9              65.9     3.0     69.6
AVG. MINIMUM     49.3              46.4     2.9     49.1
MEAN             59.1              56.1     3.0     59.4
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.88   1930
 MINIMUM         0.24   2005
TOTALS           2.29              1.88    0.41     2.02
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.06    0.01     0.07
DAYS >= .01        14              13.3     0.7       10
DAYS >= .10         6               6.0     0.0        4
DAYS >= .50         1               0.7     0.3        2
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.94   08/01 TO 08/02

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.0   1922
 24 HR TOTAL      3.0   08/29/1922 TO 08/29/1922
 SNOW DEPTH         0
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SINCE 7/1         0.0                 T     0.0      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     184               281     -97      190
 SINCE 7/1        321               389     -68      259
COOLING TOTAL       7                 6       1       24
 SINCE 1/1         27                61     -34      226
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/280    DATE  08/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    28/270    DATE  08/29

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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