Fairbanks International Airport, AK
Period of Record: 1948 - present
64°49'N / 147°51'W
436 ft. above sea level
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NCDC Normals (1971 - 2000)
Element
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
ANNUAL
Mean Temperature (°F)
-9.7
-3.8
11.1
31.7
48.8
59.7
62.4
56.2
44.5
23.5
2.3
-5.9
26.7
Mean Maximum Temperature (°F)
-0.3
8
25
43.6
60.6
70.9
73
66.3
54.3
31.4
11.2
3.3
37.3
Mean Minimum Temperature (°F)
-19
-15.6
-2.7
19.8
36.9
48.5
51.9
46.2
34.7
15.6
-6.6
-15.2
16.2
Mean Precipitation (in)
0.56
0.36
0.28
0.21
0.6
1.4
1.73
1.74
1.12
0.92
0.68
0.74
10.34
Mean
Snowfall (in)
10.3
7.3
5.2
2.4
0.6
0
0
0
2.2
12.3
13.6
14.1
68.0
Mean
Snow depth (in)
18
22
21
11
T
0
0
0
T
3
9
14
8
HDD
2315
1926
1670
999
504
179
121
283
615
1287
1882
2199
13980
CDD
0
0
0
0
0
20
42
11
1
0
0
0
74
Temperature Extremes (1948 - 2004)
Element
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
ANNUAL
Highest Mean (°F)
18.1
15.9
27.1
41.1
55.0
66.8
68.4
62.6
52.8
34.0
20.1
7.6
32.0
Year
1981
1980
1981
1993
1990
2004
1975
1977
1995
1969
1979
1985
1981
Lowest Mean (°F)
-31.7
-25.3
-2.7
20.8
38.6
53.4
55.5
49.8
31.6
13.9
-10.5
-28.1
21.3
Year
1971
1979
1972
1985
1964
1963
1959
1969
1992
1965
1963
1956
1956
Highest Daily Maximum (°F)
50
47
56
74
89
96
94
93
84
72
49
44
96
Date
15
1981
23
1987
31
1994
30
1960
24
1960
15
1969
10
1975
5
1994
5
1957
1
2003
10
1997
23
1985
15 Jun
1969
Lowest Daily Minimum (°F)
-61
-58
-49
-24
-1
30
35
27
3
-27
-46
-62
-62
Date
2
1969
2
1993
1
1956
7
1986
9
1964
2
1950
27
1957
31
1987
30
1992
31
1975
30
1990
28
1961
28 Dec
1961
Precipitation Extremes (1948 - 2004)
Element
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
ANNUAL
Highest Total (in)
2.40
1.75
2.24
3.06
1.96
3.19
5.96
6.20
2.63
2.19
3.32
3.23
18.52
Year
1993
1966
1991
2002
2004
1955
2003
1967
1993
1983
1970
1984
1990
Lowest Total (in)
0.01
0
0
0
0.07
0.19
0.35
0.37
0.12
0.08
0
0
5.55
Year
1966
2000
1968
1954
1957
1966
1993
2004
1949
1954
1953
1969
1957
Highest 1-Day Maximum (in)
0.75
0.86
0.97
0.92
0.78
1.38
2.27
3.42
1.21
0.80
0.78
0.94
3.42
Date
13
1993
11
1966
25
1991
26
2002
12
1992
12
1955
27
2003
12
1967
16
1954
10
1986
20
1970
28
1990
12 Aug
1967
Highest Total Snowfall (in)
40.2
43.1
30.4
15.4
14.1
0
0
0.1
24.4
25.9
54.0
50.7
146.2
Year
1993
1966
1991
2002
1992
1995
1992
1982
1970
1984
1992
Highest 1-Day Maximum (in)
10.1
16.0
12.6
5.5
9.4
0
0
0.1
7.8
9.7
14.6
12.9
16.0
Date
13
1993
11
1966
25
1963
20
1982
12
1992
25
1995
13
1992
17
1974
20
1970
27
1965
11 Feb
1966
Threshold Counts (1971 - 2000)
Element
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
ANNUAL
Maximum Temperature
>= 80°F
0
0
0
0
0
5
6
2
0
0
0
0
13
Maximum Temperature
>= 32°F
1
3
11
25
31
30
31
31
30
16
2
1
212
Minimum Temperature
<= 32°F
31
28
31
26
6
0
0
0
9
29
30
31
221
Minimum Temperature
<= 0°F
25
22
16
2
0
0
0
0
0
4
19
25
113
Precipitation
>=0.01"
8
6
5
4
7
11
13
13
10
12
11
10
109
Precipitation
>=0.10"
2
1
1
1
2
4
5
6
4
3
2
2
31
Precipitation
>=0.50"
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
3
Precipitation
>=1.00"
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0