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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
307 PM AKDT FRI JUN 1 2018

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              90   05/28/1947
 LOW                    05/09/1964
HIGHEST            72   05/10        75      -3       72  05/16
LOWEST             28   05/06        27       1       29  05/02
                        05/04                             05/01
AVG. MAXIMUM     60.4              61.0    -0.6     61.9
AVG. MINIMUM     38.9              37.8     1.1     37.7
MEAN             49.7              49.4     0.3     49.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MIN <= 32      7               5.9     1.1        3
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         1.96   2004
 MINIMUM         0.04   2011
TOTALS           1.15              0.60    0.55     0.59
DAILY AVG.       0.04              0.02    0.02     0.02
DAYS >= .01        10               7.1     2.9        9
DAYS >= .10         3               1.7     1.3        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.40   05/24 TO 05/24           05/22 TO 05/22

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           14.1   1992
 24 HR TOTAL      9.4   05/12/1992 TO 05/12/1992
 SNOW DEPTH        29   05/04/1937
TOTALS            0.7               0.9    -0.2        T
SINCE 7/1        85.7              65.0    20.7     83.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0
DAYS >= TRACE       2               0.8     1.2        1
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.2    -0.2        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         4   05/01                          0  MM
 24 HR TOTAL      0.7   05/01 TO 05/01           05/26 TO 05/26

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     468               485     -17      465
 SINCE 7/1      12221             13509   -1288    13554
COOLING TOTAL       0                 1      -1        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 1      -1        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              5.6
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/300    DATE  05/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    35/200    DATE  05/11

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


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

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