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CXAK59 PAFG 021712
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK                               
802 AM AKST MON MAR 2 2015
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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2015...

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

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              50   02/24/1943                                    
 LOW              -58   02/02/1993                                    
                        02/03/1947                                    
HIGHEST            37   02/16        33       4       35  02/27       
LOWEST            -43   02/07       -39      -4      -34  02/10       
AVG. MAXIMUM     11.6              10.0     1.6      8.4              
AVG. MINIMUM     -9.6             -12.7     3.1    -17.1              
MEAN              1.0              -1.3     2.3     -4.4              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32     22              25.8    -3.8       27              
DAYS MIN <= 32     28              28.0     0.0       28              
DAYS MIN <= 0      17              21.6    -4.6       26              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         2.10   1944                                          
 MINIMUM         0.00   1919                                          
TOTALS           0.48              0.42    0.06     0.40              
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.01              
DAYS >= .01         4               6.6    -2.6        3              
DAYS >= .10         2               1.2     0.8        2              
DAYS >= .50         0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.19   02/28 TO 02/28           02/16 TO 02/16       

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           43.1   1966                                             
 24 HR TOTAL     20.1   02/11/1966 TO 02/12/1966                      
 SNOW DEPTH        57   02/11/1937                                    
TOTALS            4.0               8.1    -4.1      7.1              
SINCE 7/1        33.6              56.3   -22.7     42.9              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     12                18      -6       19              
DAYS >= TRACE      10               7.9     2.1       10              
DAYS >= 1.0         2               2.4    -0.4        2              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        15   02/28                         21  02/24       
 24 HR TOTAL      2.6   02/28                              
                                                          
DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1785              1858     -73     1937              
 SINCE 7/1       9467             10390    -923     9392              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0              
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              1.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    37/250    DATE  02/28
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    50/260    DATE  02/28

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       2
LIGHT SNOW               12     SLEET                      0
FOG                      16     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      5
HAZE                      1                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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