Climatological Report (Daily)
Issued by NWS Anchorage, AK

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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK
440 PM AKDT SUN MAY 16 2021

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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 16 2021...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD: 1991 TO 2020
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD: 1952 TO 2021


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR
                                                  NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
 TODAY
  MAXIMUM         52   2:59 PM  75    1993  56     -4       57
  MINIMUM         40   3:45 AM  28    2002  40      0       43
  AVERAGE         46                        48     -2       50

PRECIPITATION (IN)
  TODAY            0.00          0.45 1958   0.03  -0.03     0.00
  MONTH TO DATE    0.07                      0.30  -0.23     0.01
  SINCE MAR 1      1.24                      1.42  -0.18     2.40
  SINCE JAN 1      2.81                      3.03  -0.22     4.71

SNOWFALL (IN)
  TODAY            0.0           T    1966   0.0    0.0      0.0
                                      2013
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.3   -0.3      0.0
  SINCE MAR 1     15.4                      15.3    0.1     22.0
  SINCE JUL 1     69.7                      77.9   -8.2     88.6
  SNOW DEPTH       0

DEGREE DAYS
 HEATING
  TODAY           19                        17      2       15
  MONTH TO DATE  297                       302     -5      251
  SINCE MAR 1   2606                      2342    264     2434
  SINCE JUL 1   9523                      9485     38     8913

 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   4   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   W (280)
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NW (300)
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    14   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.4


SKY COVER
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7


WEATHER CONDITIONS
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.


RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)
 HIGHEST    89           1:00 AM
 LOWEST     52           3:00 PM
 AVERAGE    71

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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        72      2014
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        30      1992


SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 16 2021...........SUNRISE   5:10 AM AKDT  SUNSET  10:45 PM AKDT
MAY 17 2021...........SUNRISE   5:07 AM AKDT  SUNSET  10:48 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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