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CLIFAI

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
131 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015
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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 5 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         59    606 PM  70    1960  56      3       46       
  MINIMUM         36   1159 PM  11    1945  33      3       34       
  AVERAGE         48                        45      3       40      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.27 1941   0.02  -0.02     0.01    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.00                      0.08  -0.08     0.01    
  SINCE MAR 1      0.65                      0.64   0.01     0.42    
  SINCE JAN 1      1.28                      1.64  -0.36     1.04    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           2.9  2001   0.1   -0.1       T      
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.3   -0.3       T      
  SINCE MAR 1     10.2                       8.1    2.1      6.0     
  SINCE JUL 1     43.8                      64.4  -20.6     48.9     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       17                        20     -3       25       
  MONTH TO DATE   96                       106    -10       65       
  SINCE MAR 1   2464                      2740   -276     2566       
  SINCE JUL 1  11931                     13130  -1199    11958       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        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)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    24   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (270)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    76                                                       
 LOWEST     20                                                       
 AVERAGE    48                                                       
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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   57        72      1951                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        12      1922                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 06 2015..........SUNRISE  501 AM AKDT   SUNSET  1039 PM AKDT
MAY 07 2015..........SUNRISE  458 AM AKDT   SUNSET  1042 PM AKDT

                                                                    
-  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)........17:38
GAIN SINCE YESTERDAY........................7 MINUTES
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$$
SDB MAY 15

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