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CDAK49 PAFG 170938
CLIFAI

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1238 AM AKST WED DEC 17 2014
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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 16 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
..................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         22    933 AM  41    2005   5     17      -20       
                                      1988                          
  MINIMUM          0   1133 PM -53    1946 -13     13      -37       
  AVERAGE         11                        -4     15      -28      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.60 1984   0.02  -0.02      T      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.55                      0.31   0.24     0.28    
  SINCE DEC 1      0.55                      0.31   0.24     0.28    
  SINCE JAN 1     16.78                     10.48   6.30    10.15    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0          11.5  1984   0.4   -0.4       T      
  MONTH TO DATE    8.1                       6.1    2.0      4.3     
  SINCE DEC 1      8.1                       6.1    2.0      4.3     
  SINCE JUL 1     17.9                      31.9  -14.0     23.3     
  SNOW DEPTH       8                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       54                        69    -15       93       
  MONTH TO DATE  883                      1088   -205      989       
  SINCE DEC 1    883                      1088   -205      989       
  SINCE JUL 1   4601                      5219   -618     4526       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1     27                        61    -34      226       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    10   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (190)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    87                                                       
 LOWEST     76                                                       
 AVERAGE    82                                                       
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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)    5        38      1909                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)  -13       -52      1933                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 17 2014..........SUNRISE  1056 AM AKST   SUNSET  241 PM AKST
DECEMBER 18 2014..........SUNRISE  1057 AM AKST   SUNSET  241 PM AKST

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

&&

SNOW DEPTH IS MEASURED AT 3AM AKST/4AM AKDT

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AVAILABLE DAYLIGHT

AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........3:45
LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY........................1 MINUTE
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$$
SDB DEC 14

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