157  
CDUS43 KFGF 162302  
CLIFAR  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EASTERN NORTH DAKOTA/GRAND FORKS  
500 PM CST SAT DEC 16 2017  
 
   
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...THE FARGO HECTOR INTL AP ND CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR DECEMBER 16 2017...  
VALID TODAY AS OF 0400 PM LOCAL TIME.  
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1881 TO 2017  
 
WEATHER ITEM OBSERVED TIME RECORD YEAR NORMAL DEPARTURE LAST  
VALUE (LST) VALUE VALUE FROM YEAR  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
TODAY  
MAXIMUM 32 337 PM 57 1962 22 10 6  
MINIMUM 24 413 AM -27 1953 6 18 -1  
AVERAGE 28 14 14 3  
 
PRECIPITATION (IN)  
TODAY 0.00 0.59 1984 0.03 -0.03 0.05  
MONTH TO DATE 0.41 0.42 -0.01 0.48  
SINCE DEC 1 0.41 0.42 -0.01 0.48  
SINCE JAN 1 14.87 22.20 -7.33 22.74  
 
SNOWFALL (IN)  
TODAY 0.0 5.3 1946 0.4 -0.4 0.8  
MONTH TO DATE 3.0 5.5 -2.5 6.8  
SINCE DEC 1 3.0 5.5 -2.5 6.8  
SINCE JUL 1 6.7 14.1 -7.4 10.5  
SNOW DEPTH 1  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING  
TODAY 37 51 -14 62  
MONTH TO DATE 653 776 -123 832  
SINCE DEC 1 653 776 -123 832  
SINCE JUL 1 2451 2738 -287 2137  
 
COOLING  
TODAY 0 0 0 0  
MONTH TO DATE 0 0 0 0  
SINCE DEC 1 0 0 0 0  
SINCE JAN 1 518 551 -33 661    
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WIND (MPH)  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED 9 HIGHEST WIND DIRECTION SE (120)  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED 16 HIGHEST GUST DIRECTION W (290)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 4.4  
 
 
SKY COVER  
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE MM  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.8  
 
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS  
THE FOLLOWING WEATHER WAS RECORDED TODAY.  
NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER WAS OBSERVED.  
 
 
RELATIVE HUMIDITY (PERCENT)  
HIGHEST 92 1200 AM  
LOWEST 78 1000 AM  
AVERAGE 85  
   
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THE FARGO HECTOR INTL AP ND CLIMATE NORMALS FOR TOMORROW  
NORMAL RECORD YEAR  
MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 22 47 1890  
MINIMUM TEMPERATURE (F) 5 -25 1884  
 
 
SUNRISE AND SUNSET  
DECEMBER 16 2017......SUNRISE 807 AM CST SUNSET 439 PM CST  
DECEMBER 17 2017......SUNRISE 807 AM CST SUNSET 440 PM CST  
 
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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