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King Salmon December 2015


December in King Salmon had a mean monthly temperature of 23.2°F, 4.6°F above normal. The highest temperature for the month was 47°F on the 29th, while the lowest was -9°F on the 12th.

Precipitation was higher than normal with 2.35" measured, nearly double the normal 1.23". On the 14th, 0.20" of precipitation was measured, breaking the record for that day by 0.05", set back in 1966. Snowfall was heavier than normal, with 16.2" measured, 171% of normal. The snowfall total of 6.0" on the 10th tied the record for that day set in 1969. The average wind speed was 11.4 mph, while the highest wind speed was 80 mph on the 30th, from a southeasterly direction.