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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
250 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2015

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   08/04        81      -1       80  08/11
LOWEST             33   08/31        34      -1       33  08/30
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.0              65.9    -3.9     68.9
AVG. MINIMUM     47.1              46.4     0.7     49.3
MEAN             54.6              56.1    -1.5     59.1
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           2.58              1.88    0.70     2.29
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.06    0.02     0.07
DAYS >= .01        20              13.3     6.7       14
DAYS >= .10         5               6.0    -1.0        6
DAYS >= .50         2               0.7     1.3        1
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.08   08/25 TO 08/26

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     321               281      40      184
 SINCE 7/1        425               389      36      321
COOLING TOTAL       5                 6      -1        7
 SINCE 1/1         62                61       1       27
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/270    DATE  08/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/260    DATE  08/27

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.80


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               25     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3

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

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