Nome February 2016

Nome had a mean monthly temperature of 16.1°F this February, 8.7°F above normal. The highest temperature for the month was 37°F on the 26th, while the lowest was -15°F on both the 13th and 15th.

Precipitation was lighter than normal, with 0.50" measured and 0.93" expected. Snowfall was just 62% of the normal 12.2", with 7.6" measured. The average wind speed was 9.1 mph, while the highest wind speed was 57 mph blowing from an easterly direction on the 17th.