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CLMOME


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
702 PM AKST TUE JAN 1 2019

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...THE NOME AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1906 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              43   12/20/1969
 LOW              -42   12/29/1929
HIGHEST            33   12/02        MM      MM       38  12/23
                        12/01
LOWEST            -26   12/29        MM      MM       -5  12/30
AVG. MAXIMUM     11.2              16.8    -5.6     27.6
AVG. MINIMUM     -1.9               2.2    -4.1     16.0
MEAN              4.7               9.5    -4.8     21.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     29              27.1     1.9       25
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.5     0.5       31
DAYS MIN <= 0      17              13.9     3.1        6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.84   1931
 MINIMUM            T   1917
TOTALS           0.77              1.08   -0.31     1.56
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.03   -0.01     0.05
DAYS >= .01        10              11.9    -1.9       17
DAYS >= .10         4               3.8     0.2        4
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.23   12/31 TO 12/31           12/31 TO 12/31

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           31.1   1931
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH        46   12/31/1994
                        12/30/1994
                        12/29/1994
TOTALS           13.0              14.5    -1.5     18.7
SINCE 7/1        29.2              31.8    -2.6     50.3
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     13                 9       4       17
DAYS >= TRACE      13              12.1     0.9       26
DAYS >= 1.0         5               4.9     0.1        4
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        21   12/31                         20  12/31
                                                          12/23
 24 HR TOTAL      3.2   12/06 TO 12/06           12/31 TO 12/31

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1865              1720     145     1332
 SINCE 7/1       5204              5813    -609     5120
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 3      -3        4
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              8.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    39/030    DATE  12/04
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/100    DATE  12/30

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60

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

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