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Kodiak August 2012


Kodiak was cooler than normal, having a mean temperature of 53.7°F, 1.5°F less than the expected mean of 55.2°F. The maximum temperature for the month (69°F) was observed on the 26th, and the minimum temperature was 40°F, reported on the 22nd. The low temperature of 41.0°F on the 18thset a new daily record minimum temperature for that day, breaking the record of 42°F set previously in 1985.
Precipitation was 30% below normal with a total of 3.18", 1.38" under the normal amount of 4.56". The average wind was 6.9 mph, while the highest wind gust occurred on the 27that 44 mph, blowing from a westerly direction.