Monthly Climate Summary - Kodiak


CXAK58 PADQ 011405
CLMADQ

CLIMATE REPORT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KODIAK, AK
605 AM AKDT TUE SEP 1 2015
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...THE KODIAK AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1949 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR\'S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   8/05/1968 
 LOW               34   8/29/1998 
HIGHEST            74   8/02         72       2      69  8/18  
LOWEST             45                40       5      45  8/31  
AVG. MAXIMUM       65.2              61.3     3.9    61.6    
AVG. MINIMUM       52.2              48.9     3.3    51.0   
MEAN               58.7              55.2     3.5    56.3
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      7                 2.7     4.3     0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM           11.13   1977   
 MINIMUM            0.65   1987
TOTALS              2.01              4.56   -2.55    6.90
DAILY AVG.          0.06              0.15   -0.09    0.22
DAYS >= .01         7                14.1    -7.1    20
DAYS >= .10         5                 7.7    -2.7    16
DAYS >= .50         1                 2.8    -1.8     6
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 1.3    -1.3     1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.86   8/04                       1.53  8/10        

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              0.0   1949
 24 HR TOTAL        0.0   8-31-2015
 SNOW DEPTH         0     8-31-2015    
TOTALS              0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0   
SINCE 7/1           0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0   
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            0  MM    
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   MM                          0.0  MM    

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     187               304    -117     261 
 SINCE 7/1        414               630    -216     501
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          1                 0       1       4
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WIND (MPH)                        
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                9.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     49/280    DATE   08/27
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     65/280    DATE   08/27

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 0
RAIN                     10     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   0     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      0     HAZE                        0
FOG                       8     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       0
BLOWING SNOW              0


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

&&
...AUGUST WARMER WITH LESS THAN NORMAL PRECIPITATION...

TEMPERATURES...AUGUST 2015 WAS THE SECOND WARMEST ON RECORD. HIGH PRESSURE 
DOMINATED THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA FOR A SIGNIFICANT PORTION OF THE MONTH WHICH 
LED TO FAIR SKIES AND WARMER TEMPERATURES.

PRECIPITATION...AUGUST PRECIPITATION TOTAL OF 2.01 INCHES WAS 2.55 INCHES BELOW 
NORMAL.

RECORDS...NO RECORDS WERE BROKEN OR TIED FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST.

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LRM SEP 15