Daily Climate Summary - Anchorage


CDAK48 PAFC 291247
CLIANC

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
446 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR APRIL 28 2016...

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)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         48        MM  65    2005  50     -2       56        
  MINIMUM         35        MM  25    1972  34      1       40        
                                      1955                          
  AVERAGE         42                        42      0       48      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.17 1988   0.02  -0.02             
  MONTH TO DATE    0.02                      0.44  -0.42             
  SINCE MAR 1      1.25                      1.04   0.21             
  SINCE JAN 1      1.83                      2.49  -0.66             
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           1.5  1968   0.1   -0.1      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       3.9   -3.9      4.4     
  SINCE MAR 1     10.7                      13.8   -3.1      4.6     
  SINCE JUL 1     38.3                      74.1  -35.8     25.1     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       23                                0                
  MONTH TO DATE  599                             -201                
  SINCE MAR 1   1569                             -423                
  SINCE JUL 1   7905                            -1416                
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                                0                
  MONTH TO DATE    0                                0                
  SINCE MAR 1      0                                0                
  SINCE JAN 1      0                                0                
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    14   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION    SE (140)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    31   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (160)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     5.4                                         



                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    92                                                       
 LOWEST     56                                                       
 AVERAGE    74                                                       
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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   50        69      2005                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        23      2013                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
APRIL 29 2016.........SUNRISE   555 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1001 PM AKDT  
APRIL 30 2016.........SUNRISE   552 AM AKDT  SUNSET  1004 PM AKDT  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
APRIL 29 2016           START   500 AM AKDT     END  1058 PM AKDT
APRIL 30 2016           START   456 AM AKDT     END  1102 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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AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........16:06   
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....+0:05:34

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