Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Bethel, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
432 AM AKST WED MAR 1 2017

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...THE BETHEL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 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              51   02/13/1927
 LOW              -45   02/02/1947
HIGHEST            38                MM      MM       42
LOWEST            -23                MM      MM        3
AVG. MAXIMUM     11.4              17.7    -6.3     28.4
AVG. MINIMUM     -2.8               4.4    -7.2     15.3
MEAN              4.3              11.1    -6.8     21.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     24              20.8     3.2       18
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              27.0     1.0       29
DAYS MIN <= 0      18              11.0     7.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM
 MINIMUM           MM   MM
TOTALS           0.68              0.72   -0.04     0.16
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.03   -0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01        10               7.7     2.3        5
DAYS >= .10         2               2.3    -0.3        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.23   02/21 TO 02/22           02/17 TO 02/17
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    02/17(00) TO 02/17(00)
                                                 02/28(00) TO 02/28(00)8
                                                 02/28(00) TO 02/28(00)8

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM
TOTALS            5.2               6.9    -1.7      0.3
SINCE 7/1        26.1              45.8   -19.7      0.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      6                 6       0        0
DAYS >= TRACE      10               8.0     2.0        5
DAYS >= 1.0         2               2.7    -0.7
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        11   02/21                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      2.0   02/21 TO 02/21           02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
                                                          02/28 TO 02/28
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1695              1511     184     1245
 SINCE 7/1       8260              8738    -478     7199
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM
 LATEST       MM
EARLIEST      02/01             MM
LATEST                          MM
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.2
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   5/345
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    43/170    DATE  02/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    52/160    DATE  02/23

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           12
NUMBER OF DAYS PC              8
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY          8

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     84

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                4     SNOW                       6
LIGHT SNOW               14     SLEET                      0
FOG                      19     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                     10

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

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