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Fairbanks February 2014


Highlights

Fairbanks had a mean monthly temperature of -4.4°F, -1.3°F below the normal of ‑3.1°F for February. The highest temperature recorded this month was 35°F on the 27th, while the coldest was -34°F occurring on the 10th.

Precipitation was near normal at 0.40", just 0.02" below normal and 7.1" of snow recorded, -1.0" from normal. 4.3" of snow fell on 6th, accounting for over half of the month's snowfall, as well as breaking the 1971 record for the day of 2.9". Fairbanks had an average wind speed of 2.1 mph, with the greatest gust being 23 mph, on the 6th, from a northerly direction.