STATION:  HOMER AIRPORT (PAHO), AK

CLIMATOLOGICAL SUMMARY.  Period of Record: Jul 1996 to Dec 2008

Summaries based on unedited daily ASOS data.  Errors may be present.

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TEMPERATURE (F)     |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
                    |                                                                         |
Avg Max Temp        |  30.3  34.6  35.5  44.2  52.3  58.4  61.7  61.4  55.3  44.7  36.1  31.9 |   45.5
Avg Min Temp        |  17.4  21.8  22.0  30.0  36.9  43.7  48.6  46.9  41.1  31.6  23.8  19.6 |   32.0
Avg Temperature     |  23.8  28.2  28.8  37.1  44.6  51.1  55.1  54.2  48.2  38.1  29.9  25.8 |   38.7
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Extremes:           |                                                                         |
    Extreme Max Temp|    48    56    49    65    71    75    80    78    68    60    55    51 |     80
                    |                                                                         |
    Date of Ext-Day |    17    06    22    29    25    27    09    02    02    02    03    03 |
               -Year|  2003  2000  1998  2005  1997  2001  2004  2004  1996  2003  2002  2002 |
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    Extreme Min Temp|   -10   -19    -3     4    23    33    37    33    26    10     0    -5 |    -19
                    |                                                                         |
    Date of Ext-Day |    31    05    15    01    05    10    01    28    29    27    19    18 |
               -Year|  1999  1999  2007  2004  2001  2008  2008  1998  2000  1996  2006  2001 |
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Heating Degree Days |  1276  1039  1123   836   632   418   306   336   504   833  1053  1217 |   9573
Cooling Degree Days |     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0     0 |      0
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
    Max Temp >= 90  |   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0 |    0.0
    Max Temp >= 75  |   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.2   0.3   0.2   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0 |    0.6
    Max Temp <= 32  |  16.4   8.0   8.5   0.6   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   1.9   9.6  15.5 |   60.6
                    |                                                                         |
    Min Temp <= 32  |  27.7  24.2  27.6  19.5   6.2   0.0   0.0   0.0   2.6  17.5  23.5  27.0 |  175.8
    Min Temp <= 20  |  17.2  10.0  12.0   2.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   3.1  11.4  16.4 |   72.2
    Min Temp  <= 0  |   3.8   1.8   0.5   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.2   1.2 |    7.5
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Avg Dew Point Temp  |  18.9  21.9  20.5  28.7  35.8  43.2  48.8  48.6  42.2  32.7  24.7  21.2 |   32.3
Avg Wet Bulb Temp   |  22.9  26.2  26.7  34.3  41.0  47.5  51.9  51.3  45.7  36.7  28.6  24.9 |   36.5
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Avg Sea Level Pres  | 30.19 30.12 30.22 30.12 30.03 29.99 29.95 30.00 30.01 30.11 30.09 30.34 |  30.10
(Inches of Mercury) |                                                                         |
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WEATHER             |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
See disclaimer below|                                                                         |
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
    Thunderstorms   |   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0 |    0.0
    Heavy Fog       |   1.8   2.0   1.4   0.5   0.1   0.8   0.5   1.7   0.6   0.2   0.8   1.3 |   11.7
    Fog             |  13.5  11.3  10.2   8.3   5.2   6.7   9.0  13.5  11.1   9.4  11.1  14.2 |  123.4
    Hail            |   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.1   0.0 |    0.2
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PRECIPITATION (In)  |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
                    |                                                                         |
Average Monthly     |  2.41  1.77  1.22  0.99  0.74  0.85  1.39  2.21  3.13  2.64  2.84  2.93 |  23.13
                    |                                                                         |
Maximum Daily       |  1.28  0.85  1.02  0.61  0.79  0.47  0.75  1.03  1.12  2.88  2.09  1.75 |   2.88
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    Date of Ext-Day |    10    19    14    21    09    13    19    31    24    23    23    26 |
               -Year|  2008  2008  1999  2003  1998  1997  2001  1998  2002  2002  2002  2001 |
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
    >= 0.01         |  15.9  13.0  11.6   9.5  10.1  10.9  13.3  16.3  16.7  15.5  15.4  15.2 |  163.5
    >= 0.10         |   6.1   5.2   3.9   3.2   2.0   2.8   4.3   7.2   8.8   8.0   7.0   7.7 |   66.2
    >= 0.25         |   2.9   2.8   1.1   1.4   0.7   0.9   1.7   3.0   4.0   3.0   3.3   3.3 |   28.1
    >= 0.50         |   1.6   0.6   0.5   0.2   0.1   0.0   0.2   0.6   2.1   0.8   1.6   1.2 |    9.6
    >= 1.00         |   0.1   0.0   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.1   0.1   0.2   0.6   0.5 |    1.7
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WIND (MPH)          |   Jan   Feb   Mar   Apr   May   Jun   Jul   Aug   Sep   Oct   Nov   Dec |   Year
                    |                                                                         |
Daily Avg Wind Speed|   6.3   5.9   6.8   6.8   6.9   6.6   5.6   5.3   5.6   5.8   6.0   6.7 |    6.2
Daily Avg Max 2-Min |  16.7  16.5  17.2  16.9  16.7  16.4  14.9  14.6  15.3  15.9  15.6  17.9 |   16.2
Daily Avg Peak Gust |  19.2  19.1  19.8  21.4  19.1  18.4  15.5  15.4  18.1  17.2  18.1  20.9 |   18.5
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Maximum Daily Avg   |  19.5  19.1  22.0  21.7  18.3  18.4  14.1  16.1  20.0  18.9  18.6  22.2 |   22.2
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Maximum 2-Minute Avg|    37    44    63    38    35    35    28    31    38    41    38    69 |     69
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Date of Max 2min-Day|    21    09    06    10    11    08    24    15    22    25    22    08 |
               -Year|  2006  2004  2008  2001  2008  2002  2008  2000  1999  2002  2007  1999 |
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Maximum Peak Gust   |    47    53    83    49    44    44    37    44    49    58    53    69 |     83
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Date of Max Gust-Day|    28    09    06    10    01    08    24    15    22    28    22    08 |
               -Year|  2003  2004  2008  2001  2001  2002  2008  2000  1999  2002  2007  1999 |
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Avg Number of Days: |                                                                         |
   Peak Gust >=30   |   5.9   5.1   4.3   4.3   1.8   0.8   0.5   1.3   3.2   3.7   4.5   7.5 |   43.0
   Peak Gust >=40   |   1.2   1.2   0.9   0.7   0.4   0.1   0.0   0.1   0.5   0.6   0.8   1.4 |    7.9
   Peak Gust >=50   |   0.0   0.1   0.2   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.2   0.1   0.2 |    0.7
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   Max 2-Minute >=30|   1.7   2.4   1.5   1.2   0.5   0.1   0.0   0.2   0.5   1.1   1.2   0.0 |   10.3
   Max 2-Minute >=40|   0.0   0.1   0.1   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.0   0.2   0.0   0.0 |    0.4
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Observations of WEATHER may me innacurate due to early ASOS inconsistancies.  Average days
with Thunderstorms may be low due to early mis-detection.

Heavy Fog = Visibility less than or equal to 1/4 mile.
Fog = Visibility greater than 1/4 mile or less than 7 miles.
Peak Gust = Maximum 5-second average.
Snowfall data not observed at ASOS stations.

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