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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
143 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 21 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2015


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         72   1215 PM  82    2002  63      9       63       
  MINIMUM         44    214 AM  25    1964  40      4       38       
  AVERAGE         58                        52      6       51      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.00          0.38 1982   0.02  -0.02     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.17                      0.37  -0.20     0.04    
  SINCE MAR 1      0.82                      0.93  -0.11     0.45    
  SINCE JAN 1      1.45                      1.93  -0.48     1.07    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        0.0           T    1950   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.8   -0.8       T      
  SINCE MAR 1     10.2                       8.6    1.6      6.0     
  SINCE JUL 1     43.8                      64.9  -21.1     48.9     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        7                        14     -7       14       
  MONTH TO DATE  261                       371   -110      320       
  SINCE MAR 1   2629                      3005   -376     2821       
  SINCE JUL 1  12096                     13395  -1299    12213       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE MAR 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1      0                         0      0        0       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    21   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    SW (240)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.                               

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    76                                                       
 LOWEST     25                                                       
 AVERAGE    51                                                       

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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   64        84      1963                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   40        26      1933                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 22 2015..........SUNRISE  406 AM AKDT   SUNSET  1134 PM AKDT
MAY 23 2015..........SUNRISE  402 AM AKDT   SUNSET  1138 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)........19:28
GAIN SINCE YESTERDAY........................7 MINUTES
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DJH MAY 15

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