Daily Climate Summary - Anchorage


CDAK48 PAFC 201256
CLIANC

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
355 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014
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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 19 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1953 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST            
                VALUE   VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR            
                                           NORMAL                    
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         26     44    1985  25      1       15               
  MINIMUM         15    -18    1961  13      2        8               
  AVERAGE         21                 19      2       12             
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00   0.34 2003   0.03  -0.03                    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.33               0.71  -0.38                    
  SINCE DEC 1      0.33               0.71  -0.38                    
  SINCE JAN 1     18.24              16.18   2.06                    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0    7.3  2003   0.5   -0.5                     
  MONTH TO DATE    4.3               10.6   -6.3                     
  SINCE DEC 1      4.3               10.6   -6.3                     
  SINCE JUL 1     10.3               32.0  -21.7                     
  SNOW DEPTH       4                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       44                        -2                       
  MONTH TO DATE  718                      -149                       
  SINCE DEC 1    718                      -149                       
  SINCE JUL 1   3433                      -598                       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0                       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0                       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0                       
  SINCE JAN 1      3                         1                       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED     8   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    NE (40)       
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM            
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     3.9                                         



                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    81                                                       
 LOWEST     55                                                       
 AVERAGE    68                                                       
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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   25        47      1969                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   13       -20      1957                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
DECEMBER 20 2014......SUNRISE  1014 AM AKST  SUNSET   342 PM AKST  
DECEMBER 21 2014......SUNRISE  1014 AM AKST  SUNSET   342 PM AKST  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
DECEMBER 20 2014        START   912 AM AKST     END   444 PM AKST
DECEMBER 21 2014        START   912 AM AKST     END   445 PM AKST


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




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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........ 5:28   
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....-0:00:18