Daily Climate Summary - Anchorage


CDAK48 PAFC 300039
CLIANC

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
438 PM AKDT SUN MAY 29 2016
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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 29 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         69        MM  76    2013  60      9       68        
  MINIMUM         49        MM  35    1982  44      5       43        
                                      1966                          
  AVERAGE         59                        52      7       56      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00          0.48 1985   0.02  -0.02     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.30                      0.66  -0.36     0.55    
  SINCE MAR 1      1.55                      1.73  -0.18     1.98    
  SINCE JAN 1      2.13                      3.18  -1.05     3.06    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0           0.0    MM   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.3   -0.3      0.0     
  SINCE MAR 1     10.7                      14.2   -3.5      4.6     
  SINCE JUL 1     38.3                      74.5  -36.2     25.1     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY            6                        13     -7        9       
  MONTH TO DATE  378                       507   -129      439       
  SINCE MAR 1   1987                      2545   -558     2251       
  SINCE JUL 1   8323                      9874  -1551     8603       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED   3   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION  SW (210)      
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (200)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    MM   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    MM            
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.9                                         

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  POSSIBLE SUNSHINE  MM                                              
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.4                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    71           200 AM                                     
 LOWEST     42           300 PM                                     
 AVERAGE    57                                                       
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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   60        76      1993                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   44        37      1987                    
                                             1974                    
                                             1962                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MAY 29 2016...........SUNRISE   441 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1116 PM AKDT  
MAY 30 2016...........SUNRISE   439 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1118 PM AKDT  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MAY 29 2016             START   305 AM AKDT     END  1255 AM AKDT
MAY 30 2016             START   301 AM AKDT     END   100 AM AKDT


                                                                    
-  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)........18:35   
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:03:54

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