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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
140 AM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 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         68    438 PM  85    1950  65      3       66       
  MINIMUM         50   1141 PM  31    1914  46      4       50       
  AVERAGE         59                        56      3       58      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        T             0.46 1947   0.06  -0.06     0.14    
  MONTH TO DATE    1.93                      1.22   0.71     0.52    
  SINCE JUN 1     11.27                      4.75   6.52     1.96    
  SINCE JAN 1     12.36                      6.91   5.45     4.30    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           0.0  2002   0.0    0.0      0.0     
                                      2001                          
                                      2000                          
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE JUN 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SINCE JUL 1      0.0                       0.0    0.0      0.0     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        6                        10     -4        7       
  MONTH TO DATE   55                       141    -86       35       
  SINCE JUN 1    384                       409    -25      175       
  SINCE JUL 1    192                       249    -57      104       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    7                         0      7       24       
  SINCE JUN 1     27                        54    -27      213       
  SINCE JAN 1     27                        55    -28      226       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    16   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (290)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  LIGHT RAIN                                                         

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    86                                                       
 LOWEST     52                                                       
 AVERAGE    69                                                       

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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   65        90      1923                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   45        28      1931                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 20 2014..........SUNRISE  555 AM AKDT   SUNSET  953 PM AKDT
AUGUST 21 2014..........SUNRISE  558 AM AKDT   SUNSET  949 PM AKDT

                                                                    
-  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)........15:58
LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY........................7 MINUTES
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JL AUG 14

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