973  
CXAK59 PAFG 030340  
CLMMCG  
 
CLIMATE REPORT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
740 PM AKDT FRI APR 02 2021  
   
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..THE MCGRATH AK CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 2021
 
 
CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010  
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1946 TO 2021  
 
WEATHER OBSERVED NORMAL DEPART LAST YEAR'S  
VALUE DATE(S) VALUE FROM VALUE DATE(S)  
NORMAL    
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TEMPERATURE (F)  
RECORD  
HIGH 55 03/20/1998  
LOW -51 03/17/1966  
03/02/1956  
HIGHEST 37 03/29 MM MM 41 03/25  
LOWEST -37 03/12 MM MM -40 03/05  
03/04  
AVG. MAXIMUM 19.6 24.8 -5.2 21.1  
AVG. MINIMUM -4.1 -1.6 -2.5 -1.9  
MEAN 7.8 11.6 -3.8 9.6  
DAYS MAX >= 90 0 0.0 0.0 0  
DAYS MAX <= 32 25 21.2 3.8 21  
DAYS MIN <= 32 30 30.4 -0.4 30  
DAYS MIN <= 0 19 17.2 1.8 15  
 
PRECIPITATION (INCHES)  
RECORD  
MAXIMUM 2.82 1991  
MINIMUM T  
TOTALS 1.57 0.81 0.76 0.47  
DAILY AVG. 0.05 0.03 0.02 0.02  
DAYS >= .01 16 8.7 7.3 9  
DAYS >= .10 4 2.7 1.3 2  
DAYS >= .50 0 0.3 -0.3 0  
DAYS >= 1.00 0 0.0 0.0 0  
GREATEST  
24 HR. TOTAL 0.49 03/28 TO 03/29 0.17  
 
DEGREE DAYS  
HEATING TOTAL 1765 1655 110 1708  
SINCE 7/1 11317 11888 -571 12122  
COOLING TOTAL 0 0 0 0  
SINCE 1/1 0 0 0 0    
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WIND (MPH)  
AVERAGE WIND SPEED 3.9  
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION 22/290 DATE 03/10  
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION MM DATE MM  
 
SKY COVER  
AVERAGE SKY COVER 0.65  
NUMBER OF DAYS FAIR 6  
 
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 1 SNOW 2  
LIGHT SNOW 24 SLEET 0  
FOG 25 FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE 3  
HAZE 11  
 
- INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.  
R INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.  
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.  
T INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.  
 

 
 
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