Daily Climate Summary - Anchorage


CDAK48 PAFC 251509
CLICDB


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
608 AM AKST SUN FEB 25 2018
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...THE COLD BAY CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR FEBRUARY 24 2018...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1942 TO 2018


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         37    450 PM  47    1997  34      3       44       
  MINIMUM         32   1159 PM   2    1974  25      7       28       
  AVERAGE         35                        30      5       36      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.07          0.78 2012   0.11  -0.04     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    2.52                      2.57  -0.05     1.81    
  SINCE SEP 1     23.10                     24.66  -1.56    29.31    
  SINCE JAN 1      5.54                      5.73  -0.19     6.94    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.7           2.6  2012   0.4    0.3      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.9                      11.1  -10.2      7.3     
  SINCE SEP 1     34.8                      50.4  -15.6     36.6     
  SINCE JUL 1     34.8                      50.4  -15.6     36.6     
  SNOW DEPTH       T                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       30                        35     -5       29       
  MONTH TO DATE  681                       868   -187      910       
  SINCE DEC 1   2701                      3058   -357     3078       
  SINCE JUL 1   5424                      6078   -654     5428       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  RESULTANT WIND SPEED  21   RESULTANT WIND DIRECTION   W (260)      
  HIGHEST WIND SPEED    39   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     W (260)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    49   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (260)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED    21.1                                         


                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  LIGHT RAIN                                                         
  HEAVY SNOW                                                         
  SNOW                                                               
  LIGHT SNOW                                                         
  FOG                                                                
  FOG W/VISIBILITY <= 1/4 MILE                                       
  HAZE                                                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST   100                                                       
 LOWEST     75                                                       
 AVERAGE    88                                                       
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THE COLD BAY CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   34        46      2003                    
                                             1997                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   25        -3      1976                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
FEBRUARY 25 2018......SUNRISE   850 AM AKST  SUNSET   719 PM AKST  
FEBRUARY 26 2018......SUNRISE   848 AM AKST  SUNSET   721 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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