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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS, AK
223 PM AKDT THU APR 2 2015

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...THE FAIRBANKS CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2015...

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

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              56   03/31/1994
                        03/24/1915
                        03/21/1915
 LOW              -56   03/13/1911
                        03/12/1911
HIGHEST            52   03/26        45       7       44  03/13
LOWEST            -37   03/15       -27     -10      -21  03/09
                                                          03/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     30.5              25.4     5.1     30.9
AVG. MINIMUM      0.4              -2.5     2.9     -3.1
MEAN             15.5              11.4     4.1     13.9
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0        0
DAYS MAX <= 32     14              20.3    -6.3       16
DAYS MIN <= 32     31              30.9     0.1       31
DAYS MIN <= 0       9              17.2    -8.2       20

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         3.72   1921
 MINIMUM            T   1998
TOTALS           0.49              0.25    0.24     0.21
DAILY AVG.       0.02              0.01    0.01     0.01
DAYS >= .01         7               4.8     2.2        3
DAYS >= .10         2               0.4     1.6        1
DAYS >= .50         0               0.1    -0.1        0
DAYS >= 1.00        0               0.0     0.0        0
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    0.28   03/07 TO 03/07           03/05 TO 03/05

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           33.1   1921
 24 HR TOTAL     13.0   03/06/1921 TO 03/06/1921
 SNOW DEPTH        56   03/25/1991
TOTALS            8.1               4.9     3.2      3.1
SINCE 7/1        41.7              61.2   -19.5     46.0
SNOWDEPTH AVG.     17                18      -1       21
DAYS >= TRACE      12               5.9     6.1        4
DAYS >= 1.0         3               1.3     1.7        1
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH        21   03/07
 24 HR TOTAL      4.3   03/07

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    1527              1660    -133     1576
 SINCE 7/1      10994             12050   -1056    10968
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0        0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0        0
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              3.0
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    24/260    DATE  03/08
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    30/260    DATE  03/08

SKY COVER
AVERAGE SKY COVER           0.50


WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     MIXED PRECIP               0
HEAVY RAIN                0     RAIN                       0
LIGHT RAIN                0     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          0     HAIL                       0
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       0
LIGHT SNOW               13     SLEET                      0
FOG                      12     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE      0
HAZE                      1

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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