Daily Climate Summary - Anchorage


CDAK48 PAFC 311246
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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
446 AM AKDT TUE MAR 31 2015
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...THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MARCH 30 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1952 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST            
                VALUE   VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR            
                                           NORMAL                    
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         49R    49    1995  38     11       39               
  MINIMUM         31      2    2004  23      8       18               
                               1972                                 
  AVERAGE         40                 30     10       29             
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        T      0.08 2011   0.01  -0.01                    
                               2009                                 
                               1999                                 
  MONTH TO DATE    0.77               0.58   0.19                    
  SINCE MAR 1      0.77               0.58   0.19                    
  SINCE JAN 1      1.85               2.03  -0.18                    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY       MM      3.7  1999   0.3   MM                       
  MONTH TO DATE    0.2                9.7   -9.5                     
  SINCE MAR 1      0.2                9.7   -9.5                     
  SINCE JUL 1     20.7               70.0  -49.3                     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       25                       -10                       
  MONTH TO DATE 1062                       -97                       
  SINCE MAR 1   1062                       -97                       
  SINCE JUL 1   7414                     -1074                       
                                                                     
 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    12   HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION     S (160)      
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    20   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     S (170)      
  AVERAGE WIND SPEED     4.4                                         



                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    82                                                       
 LOWEST     46                                                       
 AVERAGE    64                                                       
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THE ANCHORAGE AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   38        50      1993                    
                                             1984                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   23        -3      1986                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
MARCH 31 2015.........SUNRISE   727 AM AKDT  SUNSET   843 PM AKDT  
APRIL  1 2015.........SUNRISE   724 AM AKDT  SUNSET   846 PM AKDT  

CIVIL TWILIGHT
MARCH 31 2015           START   643 AM AKDT     END   928 PM AKDT
APRIL 1 2015            START   639 AM AKDT     END   931 PM AKDT


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