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CXAK59 PAOM 010904
CLMOME

CLIMATE REPORT 
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NOME, AK
104 AM AKDT THU SEP 1 2016
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...THE NOME WSO AP CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 2016...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1906 TO 2016

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR\'S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
................................................................
TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              83   8/08/1966 
 LOW               23   8/30/1913 
HIGHEST            72   8/31         68       4      63  8/04  
LOWEST             35                32       3      29  8/31  
AVG. MAXIMUM       59.5              55.9     3.6    53.0    
AVG. MINIMUM       47.6              44.3     3.3    44.1   
MEAN               53.6              50.1     3.5    48.5
DAYS MAX >= 90      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS MAX >= 80      0                 0.1    -0.1     0
DAYS MAX >= 70      1                 1.0     0.0     0
DAYS MIN <= 32      0                 1.4    -1.4     1
DAYS MIN <= 0       0                 0.0     0.0     0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM            8.58   1998   
 MINIMUM            0.40   1971
TOTALS              3.03              3.22   -0.19    3.70
DAILY AVG.          0.10              0.11   -0.01    0.12
DAYS >= .01        13                15.6    -2.6    13
DAYS >= .10         7                 8.3    -1.3     8
DAYS >= .50         2                 1.8     0.2     3
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.3    -0.3     1
GREATEST
 24 HR TOTAL        0.73   8/02                       1.22  8/25        

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL              0.1   1965
 24 HR TOTAL        0.1   8-11-1965
 SNOW DEPTH         0     8-31-2016    
TOTALS              0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0   
SINCE 7/1           0.0               0.0     0.0     0.0   
SNOWDEPTH AVG.      0                 0       0       0
DAYS >= TRACE       0                 0.1    -0.1     0
DAYS >= 1.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
DAYS >= 6.0         0                 0.0     0.0     0
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         0   MM                            0  MM    
 24 HR TOTAL      0.0   MM                          0.0  MM    

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     347               464    -117     502 
 SINCE 7/1        750               864    -114     809
COOLING TOTAL       0                 0       0       0
 SINCE 1/1          0                 0       0       5
................................................................

WIND (MPH)                        
AVERAGE WIND SPEED                7.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION     28/350    DATE   08/22
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION     34/350    DATE   08/22

SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM                                      
AVERAGE SKY COVER             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR           MM
NUMBER OF DAYS PC             MM
NUMBER OF DAYS CLOUDY         MM

AVERAGE RH (PERCENT)     MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM              0     ICE PELLETS                 0
RAIN                     18     GLAZE                       0
DRIZZLE                   3     HAIL                        0
SNOW                      0     HAZE                        0
FOG                      14     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE       1
BLOWING SNOW              0


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

&&
AUGUST WAS 3.5 DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL FOR MEAN TEMPERATURE AND JUST BELOW NORMAL FOR 
PRECIPITATION AS THE LAST FEW DAYS WERE DRY. STILL HAD 18 RAIN DAYS AND THREE WITH 
DRIZZLE. NICE ENTRANCE INTO SEPTEMBER. THAT\'S A WRAP.


$$
RCT SEP 16


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