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CXAK59 PAFG 020021
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK                               
313 PM AKST THU FEB 1 2018
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...THE MCGRATH AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1946 TO 2018

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              54   01/30/1945                                    
 LOW              -75   01/27/1989                                    
HIGHEST            31   01/14        MM      MM       41  01/01       
LOWEST            -42   01/25        MM      MM      -52  01/18       
AVG. MAXIMUM      5.3               2.3     3.0      3.5              
AVG. MINIMUM    -13.4             -15.3     1.9    -17.0              
MEAN             -4.1              -6.5     2.4     -6.8              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32     31              28.9     2.1       26              
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.7     0.3       31              
DAYS MIN <= 0      25              23.3     1.7       26              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.74   1993                                          
 MINIMUM         0.09   2016                                          
TOTALS           0.10              1.09   -0.99     0.54              
DAILY AVG.       0.00              0.04   -0.04     0.02              
DAYS >= .01         3              10.7    -7.7        9              
DAYS >= .10         0               3.1    -3.1        1              
DAYS >= .50         0               0.3    -0.3        0              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.1    -0.1        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.08   01/02 TO 01/02           01/03 TO 01/04       

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           42.1   1993                                          
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                                 
 SNOW DEPTH        53   01/09/1949                                    
TOTALS            1.5              15.7   -14.2     14.7              
SINCE 7/1        37.2              66.9   -29.7     36.9              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     14                22      -8       13              
DAYS >= TRACE       8              12.5    -4.5       15              
DAYS >= 1.0         1               4.9    -3.9        5              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        15   01/08                         19  01/20       
 24 HR TOTAL      1.0   01/02 TO 01/02           01/04 TO 01/04       

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    2133              2216     -83     2218              
 SINCE 7/1       6967              8453   -1486     7986              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0              
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              2.4
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    16/020    DATE  01/31
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    24/360    DATE  01/31

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.30


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          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      0
FOG                       9     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
HAZE                     11                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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