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Fairbanks August 2016


Fairbanks had an August mean monthly temperature of 61.1°F, 5.0°F above normal. The highest temperature for the month was 79°F on the 13th, while the lowest was 42°F on the 31st.

Precipitation was 83% of normal, with 1.56” measured and 1.88” expected. The average wind speed was 4.2 mph, while the highest wind speed was 30 mph on the 29th from a northeasterly direction.