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

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 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              76   04/30/2009
 LOW              -32   04/03/1944

HIGHEST            54   04/23        60      -6       58  04/24
LOWEST             -4   04/03        -3      -1       17  04/09
AVG. MAXIMUM     42.3              44.5    -2.2     46.9
AVG. MINIMUM     20.3              20.6    -0.3     25.2
MEAN             31.3              32.5    -1.2     36.1
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      4               4.1    -0.1        1
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              27.3     0.7       28
DAYS MIN <= 0       2               2.2    -0.2        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.06   2002
 MINIMUM            T   2000
TOTALS           0.15              0.31   -0.16     0.09
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.00
DAYS >= .01         3               3.6    -0.6        2
DAYS >= .10         0               0.9    -0.9        0
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.07   04/30 TO 04/30           04/06 TO 04/07

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           25.1   1948
 24 HR TOTAL     10.8   04/01/1948 TO 04/01/1948
 SNOW DEPTH        51   04/01/1991
TOTALS            1.8               2.9    -1.1      1.2
SINCE 7/1        85.0              64.1    20.9     83.1
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     19                12       7       13
DAYS >= TRACE       5               2.8     2.2        3
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.9     0.1        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        29   04/01                         25  04/01
 24 HR TOTAL      1.8   04/20 TO 04/20           04/07 TO 04/07

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1005               974      31      860
 SINCE 7/1      11753             13024   -1271    13089
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/040    DATE  04/03
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    32/050    DATE  04/03

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
  0
  0
  0
  0
  2
  0
  0
HAZE                      1

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

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