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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
432 PM AKDT SAT MAY 28 2016

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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR MAY 28 2016...
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2016


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 TODAY                                                               
  MAXIMUM         72    234 PM  90    1947  66      6       69       
  MINIMUM         45    408 AM  30    1934  43      2       50       
  AVERAGE         59                        54      5       60      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  TODAY            0.00          0.35 2007   0.03  -0.03     0.11    
  MONTH TO DATE    0.78                      0.53   0.25     0.29    
  SINCE MAR 1      1.83                      1.09   0.74     0.94    
  SINCE JAN 1      1.89                      2.09  -0.20     1.57    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  TODAY            0.0           T    1934   0.0    0.0      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    0.0                       0.9   -0.9      0.0     
  SINCE MAR 1      7.4                       8.7   -1.3     10.2     
  SINCE JUL 1     60.0                      65.0   -5.0     43.8     
  SNOW DEPTH       0                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  TODAY            6                        11     -5        5       
  MONTH TO DATE  340                       455   -115      277       
  SINCE MAR 1   2407                      3089   -682     2645       
  SINCE JUL 1  11813                     13479  -1666    12112       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  TODAY            0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    6                         0      6        2       
  SINCE MAR 1      6                         0      6        2       
  SINCE JAN 1      6                         0      6        2       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    17   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NE (60)       

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.3                                              

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

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    86                                                       
 LOWEST     25                                                       
 AVERAGE    56                                                       

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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   66        86      1947                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   43        29      1934                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET
MAY 28 2016..........SUNRISE  344 AM AKDT   SUNSET  1158 PM AKDT
MAY 29 2016..........SUNRISE  341 AM AKDT   SUNSET  1201 AM 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)........20:14
GAIN SINCE YESTERDAY........................7 MINUTES
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APW MAY 16

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