Monthly Climate Summary - Bethel


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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE, AK                               
555 AM AKDT WED NOV 1 2017
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...THE BETHEL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1948 TO 2017

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              65   10/02/1954                                    
 LOW               -6   10/30/2001                                    
HIGHEST            55                MM      MM       59              
LOWEST             15                MM      MM       16              
AVG. MAXIMUM     42.0              35.8     6.2     44.5              
AVG. MINIMUM     31.4              24.7     6.7     30.8              
MEAN             36.7              30.3     6.4     37.7              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32      5               9.7    -4.7        2              
DAYS MIN <= 32     14              24.1   -10.1       18              
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.3    -0.3        0              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           MM   MM                                            
 MINIMUM           MM   MM                                            
TOTALS           4.09              1.65    2.44     0.74              
DAILY AVG.       0.13              0.05    0.08     0.02              
DAYS >= .01        21              12.8     8.2        8              
DAYS >= .10        12               5.0     7.0        4              
DAYS >= .50         2               0.6     1.4        0              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.63   10/09 TO 10/09           10/28 TO 10/28       
                                                          10/01 TO 10/02
                                                          10/09 TO 10/10
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                    10/28(00) TO 10/28(00)  
                                                 10/02(00) TO 10/02(00)0
                                                 10/10(00) TO 10/10(00)0

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL             MM   MM                                            
 24 HR TOTAL       MM                                                 
 SNOW DEPTH        MM   MM                                            
TOTALS            1.2               4.4    -3.2        T              
SINCE 7/1         1.2               5.0    -3.8        T              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                MM      MM        0              
DAYS >= TRACE       4               5.8    -1.8        1              
DAYS >= 1.0         0               1.5    -1.5                       
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         1   10/24                          0  MM          
 24 HR TOTAL      0.9   10/24 TO 10/24           10/17 TO 10/17       
                                                          10/02 TO 10/02
                                                          10/10 TO 10/10
 STORM TOTAL       MM                                 MM              
 (MM/DD(HH))            MM                                            

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     870              1077    -207      839              
 SINCE 7/1       1991              2295    -304     1688              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1          6                 4       2       13              

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     MM                                                      
 LATEST       MM                                                      
EARLIEST                        MM                                    
LATEST                          MM                                    
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              11.0
RESULTANT WIND SPEED/DIRECTION   3/192
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    33/170    DATE  10/12
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    47/190    DATE  10/13

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR            3
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             13
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         15

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     88

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       8
LIGHT RAIN               19     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                1     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                7     SLEET                      0
FOG                      24     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      7
HAZE                      1                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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