Daily Climate Summary - Anchorage


CDAK48 PAFC 312255
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
255 PM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 31 2014...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0200 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1915 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST            
                VALUE   VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR            
                                           NORMAL                    
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         27     54    1926  33     -6       43               
  MINIMUM         16     -5    1956  21     -5       38               
                               1916                                 
  AVERAGE         22                 27              41             
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00   0.30 1970   0.04  -0.04     0.07           
  MONTH TO DATE    1.20               2.03  -0.83     3.22           
  SINCE SEP 1      5.21               5.02   0.19     9.07           
  SINCE JAN 1     17.52              14.31   3.21    22.43           
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0    6.0  1983   0.3   -0.3      0.0            
  MONTH TO DATE    3.8                7.9   -4.1       T             
  SINCE SEP 1      3.8                8.3   -4.5       T             
  SINCE JUL 1      3.8                8.3   -4.5       T             
  SNOW DEPTH       1                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY           43                 38      5       24              
  MONTH TO DATE  934                935     -1      675              
  SINCE SEP 1   1363               1430    -67     1182              
  SINCE JUL 1   1712               1880   -168     1523              
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                  0      0        0              
  MONTH TO DATE    0                  0      0        0              
  SINCE SEP 1      0                  0      0        0              
  SINCE JAN 1      3                  2      1       21              
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   4   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   N (360)      
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     9   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     N (20)       
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM            
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.3                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.5                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    91           500 AM                                     
 LOWEST     60          1200 AM                                     
 AVERAGE    76                                                       
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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   32        53      1951                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   21       -10      1916                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 31 2014.......SUNRISE   926 AM AKDT  SUNSET   601 PM AKDT  
NOVEMBER  1 2014......SUNRISE   928 AM AKDT  SUNSET   558 PM AKDT  

                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          




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