Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
459 PM AKDT SUN MAY 20 2018


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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 20 2018...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         54    240 PM  75    1993  57     -3       57
  MINIMUM         44    252 AM  32    2013  41      3       43
  AVERAGE         49                        49      0       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            T             0.12 1996   0.02  -0.02      T
                                      1972
  MONTH TO DATE    0.29                      0.43  -0.14     0.34
  SINCE MAR 1      1.43                      1.50  -0.07     1.41
  SINCE JAN 1      4.57                      2.95   1.62     4.11

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1972   0.0    0.0     MM
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.3   -0.3      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     10.8                      14.2   -3.4     10.3
  SINCE JUL 1     59.1                      74.5  -15.4     82.4
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           16                        16      0       15
  MONTH TO DATE  366                       377    -11      339
  SINCE MAR 1   2268                      2415   -147     2481
  SINCE JUL 1   8992                      9744   -752     9519

 COOLING
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0
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WIND (MPH)
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   1   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   S (170)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     8   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (280)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    13   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (180)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.1


SKY COVER
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 1.0


WEATHER CONDITIONS
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  LIGHT RAIN


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89           700 AM
 LOWEST     59           200 PM
 AVERAGE    74

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   58        77      2002
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   41        29      1985


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 20 2018...........SUNRISE   501 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1054 PM AKDT
MAY 21 2018...........SUNRISE   458 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1057 PM AKDT

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MAY 20 2018             START    344 AM GMT     END   1213 AM GMT
MAY 21 2018             START    340 AM GMT     END   1217 AM GMT



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




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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........17:54
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:04:46



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