Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
451 PM AKDT SAT OCT 21 2017


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 21 2017...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         26        MM  53    2002  38    -12       33
  MINIMUM         21        MM   2    1996  27     -6       29
  AVERAGE         24                        32     -8       31

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.01          0.72 1981   0.06  -0.05     0.15
  MONTH TO DATE    1.86                      1.56   0.30     0.44
  SINCE SEP 1      4.32                      4.55  -0.23     2.79
  SINCE JAN 1     16.26                     13.84   2.42    14.59

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.2           3.6  2001   0.3   -0.1      2.4
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                       4.6   -4.4      2.6
  SINCE SEP 1      0.2                       5.0   -4.8      2.6
  SINCE JUL 1      0.2                       5.0   -4.8      2.6
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           41                        33      8       34
  MONTH TO DATE  521                       577    -56      553
  SINCE SEP 1    918                      1071   -153      946
  SINCE JUL 1   1286                      1521   -235     1150

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE SEP 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         2      1       13
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   8   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   N (360)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    13   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (360)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     8.6


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT SNOW
  FOG


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    68           200 PM
 LOWEST     55          1200 AM
 AVERAGE    62

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   37        52      1957
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   26         4      1956


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE   859 AM AKDT  SUNSET   629 PM AKDT
OCTOBER 22 2017.......SUNRISE   902 AM AKDT  SUNSET   626 PM AKDT


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




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