Weather Service Report


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CDAK49 PAFG 281709
CLIFAI

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
909 AM AKDT FRI AUG 28 2015

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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 27 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         51    135 AM  84    1981  63    -12       64       
  MINIMUM         45   1159 PM  28    1933  43      2       51       
  AVERAGE         48                        53     -5       58      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        0.17          1.04 1930   0.05   0.12     0.03    
  MONTH TO DATE    2.44                      1.67   0.77     2.20    
  SINCE JUN 1      6.25                      5.20   1.05    11.54    
  SINCE JAN 1      7.82                      7.36   0.46    12.63    
                                                                     
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       17                        12      5        7       
  MONTH TO DATE  231                       228      3      113       
  SINCE JUN 1    516                       496     20      442       
  SINCE JUL 1    335                       336     -1      250       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    5                         0      5        7       
  SINCE JUN 1     60                        54      6       27       
  SINCE JAN 1     62                        55      7       27       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    33   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION     W (260)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.9                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  LIGHT RAIN                                                         
  FOG                                                                

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    93                                                       
 LOWEST     56                                                       
 AVERAGE    75                                                       

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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   63        82      1949                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        26      1913                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
AUGUST 28 2015..........SUNRISE  620 AM AKDT   SUNSET  925 PM AKDT
AUGUST 29 2015..........SUNRISE  623 AM AKDT   SUNSET  921 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)........15:05
LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY........................7 MINUTES
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AUG 15

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