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Fairbanks May 2017


Fairbanks had a mean monthly temperature of 49.8°F this May, 0.4°F above normal. The highest temperature for the month was 72°F occurring on the 16th, while the lowest was 29°F on the 1st and 2nd.

Precipitation was near normal with 0.59” reported, 0.01” below the normal of 0.60”. The highest wind speed was 30 mph from a westerly direction on the 24th, while the average wind speed was 4.9 mph.