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Nome August 2015


The mean monthly temperature for August in Nome was colder than normal, with 48.5°F observed, 1.6°F below normal. The lowest temperature for the month was 29°F, occurring on the 31st, while the highest was 63°F on the 4th.

Precipitation was 0.48" above normal, with 3.70" recorded. The average wind speed was 11.6 mph, while the highest wind speed was 37 mph, occurring on three days: the 26th from a southwesterly direction, and on the 29th and 30th from a northwesterly direction.