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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK                               
250 PM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015
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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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              93   08/05/1994                                    
 LOW               21   08/30/1922                                    
HIGHEST            80   08/04        81      -1       80  08/11       
LOWEST             33   08/31        34      -1       33  08/30       
AVG. MAXIMUM     62.0              65.9    -3.9     68.9              
AVG. MINIMUM     47.1              46.4     0.7     49.3              
MEAN             54.6              56.1    -1.5     59.1              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0              
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.88   1930                                          
 MINIMUM         0.24   2005                                          
TOTALS           2.58              1.88    0.70     2.29              
DAILY AVG.       0.08              0.06    0.02     0.07              
DAYS >= .01        20              13.3     6.7       14              
DAYS >= .10         5               6.0    -1.0        6              
DAYS >= .50         2               0.7     1.3        1              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.08   08/25 TO 08/26           

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.0   1922                                             
 24 HR TOTAL      3.0   08/29/1922 TO 08/29/1922                      
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                               
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0      0.0              
SINCE 7/1         0.0                 T     0.0      0.0              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                          
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     321               281      40      184              
 SINCE 7/1        425               389      36      321              
COOLING TOTAL       5                 6      -1        7              
 SINCE 1/1         62                61       1       27              
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.7
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    25/270    DATE  08/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    33/260    DATE  08/27

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.80


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               25     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      3                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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