Monthly Climate Summary - Fairbanks


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CLMFAI


CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK                               
449 PM AKDT WED OCT 1 2014
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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2014...

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

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR'S         
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)      
                                          NORMAL                      
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              84   09/05/1957                                    
 LOW                3   09/30/1992                                    
HIGHEST            76   09/14        69       7       71  09/10       
                                                          09/03       
LOWEST             24   09/28        22       2       23  09/23       
AVG. MAXIMUM     57.2              54.6     2.6     51.8              
AVG. MINIMUM     35.5              35.1     0.4     35.7              
MEAN             46.4              44.9     1.5     43.8              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0              
DAYS MIN <= 32     10               9.6     0.4       10              
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         5.61   1925                                          
 MINIMUM         0.09   1918                                          
TOTALS           2.89              1.10    1.79     1.74              
DAILY AVG.       0.10              0.04    0.06     0.06              
DAYS >= .01         6              10.4    -4.4       13              
DAYS >= .10         4               3.5     0.5        3              
DAYS >= .50         2               0.3     1.7        1              
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.0     1.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.24   09/01 TO 09/02           09/11 TO 09/11       
                                                          
SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           24.4   1992                                       
 24 HR TOTAL      9.0   09/13/1992 TO 09/14/1992                      
 SNOW DEPTH        13   09/18/1992                                    
TOTALS            0.3               1.8    -1.5      0.7              
SINCE 7/1         0.3               1.8    -1.5      0.7              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0        0              
DAYS >= TRACE       4               1.4     2.6        5              
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.5    -0.5        0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                       
 24 HR TOTAL      0.3   09/29 TO 09/30                       

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     549               605     -56      630              
 SINCE 7/1        870               994    -124      889              
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0              
 SINCE 1/1         27                61     -34      226              
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.3
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    23/250    DATE  09/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    28/250    DATE  09/29

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.60


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       4
LIGHT RAIN                9     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       1
LIGHT SNOW                4     SLEET                      0
FOG                       7     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      1
HAZE                      0                                           
                                                                    
-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.                                      
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.                                
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.                                       
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.                                          

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