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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
142 AM AKDT FRI OCT 20 2017

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...THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR OCTOBER 19 2017...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1904 TO 2017


WEATHER ITEM   OBSERVED TIME   RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST     
                VALUE   (LST)  VALUE       VALUE  FROM      YEAR     
                                                  NORMAL             
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TEMPERATURE (F)                                                     
 YESTERDAY                                                           
  MAXIMUM         23    212 PM  58    1938  29     -6       30       
  MINIMUM         10    858 PM -11    1992  14     -4       13       
                                      1970                          
                                      1965                          
  AVERAGE         17                        22     -5       22      
                                                                     
PRECIPITATION (IN)                                                   
  YESTERDAY        T             0.36 2004   0.02  -0.02     0.00    
  MONTH TO DATE    2.05                      0.53   1.52     0.00    
  SINCE SEP 1      3.47                      1.63   1.84     2.08    
  SINCE JAN 1     12.34                      9.20   3.14    13.79    
                                                                     
SNOWFALL (IN)                                                        
  YESTERDAY        T             5.8  1989   0.3   -0.3      0.0     
  MONTH TO DATE    4.6                       5.7   -1.1      0.0     
  SINCE SEP 1      4.6                       7.5   -2.9       T      
  SINCE JUL 1      4.6                       7.5   -2.9       T      
  SNOW DEPTH       1                                                 
                                                                     
DEGREE DAYS                                                          
 HEATING                                                             
  YESTERDAY       48                        43      5       43       
  MONTH TO DATE  544                       677   -133      609       
  SINCE SEP 1   1048                      1282   -234     1164       
  SINCE JUL 1   1271                      1671   -400     1366       
                                                                     
 COOLING                                                             
  YESTERDAY        0                         0      0        0       
  MONTH TO DATE    0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE SEP 1      0                         0      0        0       
  SINCE JAN 1    104                        61     43       76       
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WIND (MPH)                                                           
  HIGHEST GUST SPEED    13   HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION    NW (330)      

                                                                     
SKY COVER                                                            
  AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7                                              

                                                                     
WEATHER CONDITIONS                                                  
 THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.                        
  LIGHT SNOW                                                         

                                                                     
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)                                          
 HIGHEST    96                                                       
 LOWEST     62                                                       
 AVERAGE    79                                                       

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THE FAIRBANKS AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY
                         NORMAL    RECORD    YEAR                    
 MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   28        61      1938                    
 MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F)   14       -15      1965                    

                                                                     
SUNRISE AND SUNSET                                                   
OCTOBER 20 2017.......SUNRISE   901 AM AKDT  SUNSET   610 PM AKDT  
OCTOBER 21 2017.......SUNRISE   904 AM AKDT  SUNSET   606 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)........09:09
LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY........................7 MINUTES
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OCT 17

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