Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Barrow, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
351 AM AKDT THU MAY 3 2018

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...THE BARROW AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              42   04/24/1936
 LOW              -42   04/04/1924
HIGHEST            32   04/26        MM      MM       21  04/18
                                                          04/11
LOWEST            -13   04/21        MM      MM      -21  04/03
AVG. MAXIMUM     12.8               8.5     4.3     13.2
AVG. MINIMUM     -0.6              -4.9     4.3      0.0
MEAN              6.1               1.8     4.3      6.6
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     30              29.2     0.8       30
DAYS MIN <= 32     30              30.0     0.0       30
DAYS MIN <= 0      18              19.9    -1.9       13

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         1.36   1963
 MINIMUM            T   2017
                        1987
                        1974
TOTALS           0.02              0.16   -0.14        T
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.01   -0.01        T
DAYS >= .01         1               5.1    -4.1        0
DAYS >= .10         0               0.3    -0.3        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.35   03/31 TO 04/01           04/30 TO 04/30

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           15.5   1963
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        34   04/15/1923
TOTALS            0.8               3.2    -2.4      0.6
SINCE 7/1        33.9              34.3    -0.4     29.9
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     12                12       0        6
DAYS >= TRACE      15               7.7     7.3       12
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.5    -0.5        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        14   04/06                          7  04/11
                        04/05                             04/10
                        04/04
 24 HR TOTAL      0.3   04/21 TO 04/21           04/30 TO 04/30

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1757              1896    -139     1742
 SINCE 7/1      14387             17160   -2773    14941
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              13.8
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    31/080    DATE  04/24
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/010    DATE  04/12

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
  0
  0
  0
  0
  2
  0
  6
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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