Climatological Report (Monthly)
Issued by NWS Kotzebue, AK

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
000
CXAK59 PAFG 012315
CLMOTZ


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

...................................

...THE KOTZEBUE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1920 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              74   05/29/1947
 LOW              -18   05/01/1945
HIGHEST            58   05/29        MM      MM       54  05/12
LOWEST             19   05/03        MM      MM       20  05/06
AVG. MAXIMUM     40.4              37.8     2.6     40.5
AVG. MINIMUM     31.4              26.0     5.4     29.1
MEAN             35.9              31.9     4.0     34.8
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32      2               7.7    -5.7        4
DAYS MIN <= 32     15              23.0    -8.0       24
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.6    -0.6        0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         1.39   2004
 MINIMUM            T   1979
                        1978
                        1939
TOTALS           0.37              0.41   -0.04     0.41
DAILY AVG.       0.01              0.01    0.00     0.01
DAYS >= .01         9               6.3     2.7        5
DAYS >= .10         1               1.2    -0.2        2
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.12   05/01 TO 05/01           05/24 TO 05/24

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           12.0   1964
 24 HR TOTAL       MM
 SNOW DEPTH       108   05/15/1937
                        05/12/1937
TOTALS            2.9               1.2     1.7      0.2
SINCE 7/1       107.6              59.8    47.8     52.6
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     11                 6       5        0
DAYS >= TRACE      13               2.1    10.9        4
DAYS >= 1.0         1               0.4     0.6        0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        42   05/02                          3  05/01
 24 HR TOTAL      1.2   05/01 TO 05/01           05/05 TO 05/05

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     895              1026    -131      928
 SINCE 7/1      12500             14804   -2304    13168
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
.................................................................

WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              9.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    29/090    DATE  05/05
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    32/100    DATE  05/05

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.

$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.