Daily Climate Summary - Fairbanks


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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1245 AM AKST SAT DEC 20 2014
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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 19 2014...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2014


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         -4    514 PM  40    1985   5     -9        3       
  MINIMUM        -11    433 AM -52    1933 -13      2      -12       
  AVERAGE         -7                        -4     -3       -4      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.56 1968   0.02  -0.02     0.01    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.57                      0.37   0.20     0.34    
  SINCE DEC 1      0.57                      0.37   0.20     0.34    
  SINCE JAN 1     16.80                     10.54   6.26    10.21    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           7.2  1968   0.3   -0.3      0.2     
  MONTH TO DATE    8.4                       7.2    1.2      5.5     
  SINCE DEC 1      8.4                       7.2    1.2      5.5     
  SINCE JUL 1     18.2                      33.0  -14.8     24.5     
  SNOW DEPTH       8                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       72                        69      3       69       
  MONTH TO DATE 1069                      1295   -226     1213       
  SINCE DEC 1   1069                      1295   -226     1213       
  SINCE JUL 1   4787                      5426   -639     4750       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE DEC 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1     27                        61    -34      226       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED     6   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (40)       

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.2                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    79                                                       
 LOWEST     65                                                       
 AVERAGE    72                                                       
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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)    5        40      1909                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)  -13       -48      1933                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
DECEMBER 20 2014..........SUNRISE  1059 AM AKST   SUNSET  241 PM AKST
DECEMBER 21 2014..........SUNRISE  1059 AM AKST   SUNSET  241 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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SNOW DEPTH IS MEASURED AT 3AM AKST/4AM AKDT

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AVAILABLE DAYLIGHT

AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY  (HOUR:MIN)........3:42
LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY........................1 MINUTE
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