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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK                               
223 PM AKDT THU APR 2 2015
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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 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              56   03/31/1994                                    
                        03/24/1915                                    
                        03/21/1915                                    
 LOW              -56   03/13/1911                                    
                        03/12/1911                                    
HIGHEST            52   03/26        45       7       44  03/13       
LOWEST            -37   03/15       -27     -10      -21  03/09       
                                                          03/08       
AVG. MAXIMUM     30.5              25.4     5.1     30.9              
AVG. MINIMUM      0.4              -2.5     2.9     -3.1              
MEAN             15.5              11.4     4.1     13.9              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32     14              20.3    -6.3       16              
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.9     0.1       31              
DAYS MIN <= 0       9              17.2    -8.2       20              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.72   1921                                          
 MINIMUM            T   1998                                          
TOTALS           0.49              0.25    0.24     0.21              
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.01              
DAYS >= .01         7               4.8     2.2        3              
DAYS >= .10         2               0.4     1.6        1              
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.28   03/07 TO 03/07           03/05 TO 03/05       

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           33.1   1921                                             
 24 HR TOTAL     13.0   03/06/1921 TO 03/06/1921                      
 SNOW DEPTH        56   03/25/1991                                    
TOTALS            8.1               4.9     3.2      3.1              
SINCE 7/1        41.7              61.2   -19.5     46.0              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     17                18      -1       21              
DAYS >= TRACE      12               5.9     6.1        4              
DAYS >= 1.0         3               1.3     1.7        1              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        21   03/07                                
 24 HR TOTAL      4.3   03/07                      

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1527              1660    -133     1576              
 SINCE 7/1      10994             12050   -1056    10968              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0              
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/260    DATE  03/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    30/260    DATE  03/08

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          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW               13     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
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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