Monthly Climate Summary - Fairbanks


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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK                               
817 AM AKDT TUE SEP 2 2014
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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 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              93   08/05/1994                                    
 LOW               21   08/30/1922                                    
HIGHEST            80   08/11        81      -1       85  08/07       
                                                          08/01       
LOWEST             33   08/30        34      -1       34  08/25       
AVG. MAXIMUM     68.9              65.9     3.0     69.6              
AVG. MINIMUM     49.3              46.4     2.9     49.1              
MEAN             59.1              56.1     3.0     59.4              
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.1    -0.1        0              
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS MIN <= 32      0               0.3    -0.3        0              
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0        0              

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         6.88   1930                                          
 MINIMUM         0.24   2005                                          
TOTALS           2.29              1.88    0.41     2.02              
DAILY AVG.       0.07              0.06    0.01     0.07              
DAYS >= .01        14              13.3     0.7       10              
DAYS >= .10         6               6.0     0.0        4              
DAYS >= .50         1               0.7     0.3        2              
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.94   08/01 TO 08/02                  

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL            3.0   1922                                             
 24 HR TOTAL      3.0   08/29/1922 TO 08/29/1922                      
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                               
TOTALS            0.0                 T     0.0      0.0              
SINCE 7/1         0.0                 T     0.0      0.0              
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS >= TRACE       0               0.0     0.0        0              
DAYS >= 1.0         0               0.0     0.0        0              
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0                                         
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0          

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     184               281     -97      190              
 SINCE 7/1        321               389     -68      259              
COOLING TOTAL       7                 6       1       24              
 SINCE 1/1         27                61     -34      226              
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              4.2
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    22/280    DATE  08/29
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    28/270    DATE  08/29

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.70


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH 
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                1     RAIN                       3
LIGHT RAIN               16     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW                0     SLEET                      0
FOG                      13     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      2
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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