322  
CDAK49 PAFG 160959  
CLIMCG  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
159 AM AKDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
   
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..THE MCGRATH AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR AUGUST 15 2018
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1946 TO 2018  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
YESTERDAY  
MAXIMUM 61 708 PM 79 2004 64 -3 62  
MINIMUM 45 1157 PM 32 1973 46 -1 51  
AVERAGE 53 55 -2 57  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.04 0.70 2001 0.10 -0.06 0.08  
MONTH TO DATE 2.90 1.37 1.53 2.91  
SINCE JUN 1 8.55 5.27 3.28 5.92  
SINCE JAN 1 13.92 9.94 3.98 8.91  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
YESTERDAY 0.0 0.0 MM 0.0 0.0 0.0  
MONTH TO DATE 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SINCE JUN 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 T  
SINCE JUL 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0  
SNOW DEPTH 0  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
YESTERDAY 12 10 2 8  
MONTH TO DATE 116 132 -16 72  
SINCE JUN 1 402 533 -131 293  
SINCE JUL 1 202 299 -97 134  
 
COOLING  
YESTERDAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 5  
SINCE JUN 1 29 18 11 37  
SINCE JAN 1 29 18 11 37    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 14 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION W (290)  
 
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.7  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED YESTERDAY.  
LIGHT RAIN  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 93  
LOWEST 46  
AVERAGE 70  
   
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THE MCGRATH AK CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TODAY  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 64 83 1950  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 46 33 1981  
1953  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
AUGUST 16 2018........SUNRISE 625 AM AKDT SUNSET 1027 PM AKDT  
AUGUST 17 2018........SUNRISE 628 AM AKDT SUNSET 1024 PM AKDT  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
SNOW DEPTH IS MEASURED AT 3AM AKST/4AM AKDT.  
 
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AVAILABLE DAYLIGHT  
 
AMOUNT OF DAYLIGHT TODAY (HOUR:MIN)........16:02  
GAIN/LOSS SINCE YESTERDAY (HOUR:MIN:SEC)....-0:06:07  
 

 
AUG 18  
 
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