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METRIC | IMPERIAL
Updated: 21-May-2019 @ 10:35pm  
Temperature Current Conditions Forecast / Storm Prediction
Currently Outside: Colder 2.4°F than last hour.

47.3°F

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High Today
57.5°F
5:13 PM
Low Today
41.9°F
5:10 AM
Yest High
51.2°F
8:37 PM
Yest Low
43.2°F
3:20 AM
Rec* High
44.1°F
1957
Rec* Low
-38.0°F
1956
* Records from Weather Underground
Official Record High
Dry Dry

Wind from SSE Wind:  SSE
4.3

Gusting to:
6.0 mph
Current Rain Rain:
0.00 in
Fire Weather Index: MINIMAL Current FWI:4
Fire Danger:
0.1 of 232
Tonight

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Low: 39°
Wednesday

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
High: 64°
Wednesday
night
Cloudy
Cloudy
Low: 44°

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Dew Point Liquid Precipitation Wind Speed Sun/Moon
Current: Decreased 0.3°F since last hour. 40.5°F
Last Hour: Decreased 0.3°F since last hour. 0.3°F
High 3:10 PM: 44.0°F
Low 5:10 AM: 40.3°F
Record High: 63.1°F on
Jul-13-2017
Record Low: -14.1°F on
Jan-19-2017
Wetbulb: 44.3°F
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.07 in
Last 7 Days: 0.27 in
May Rain: 0.91 in
May to Date
  Avg:10
0.00 in
May to Date
  Diff from Avg:10
Over 0.91 in for the month 0.91 in
May Avg: 1.00 in
Diff from Avg: Under 0.09 in for the month 0.09 in
Season:1 3.71 in
YTD
  Avg:11
0.00 in
YTD
  Diff from Avg:11
Over 3.71 in for the year 3.71 in
Last Rain
Time/Date:
May-20-2019
at 5:13 PM
38 rain days in 2019
14 days in May
0 days since last rain
Current: SSE  4.3 mph
1Hr Average: 3.1 mph
Wind Run: 98.11 miles
Wind Gust
Current: 6.0 mph
Today: 17.3 mph 9:33 AM
Month: 32.0 mph May-2
Year: 38.0 mph Jan-25
Record Gust: 57.0 mph
Jan-25-2017
Sunlight:
17 hrs 52 min
of Sunlight Today
graph 74.4% 25.6%
Which is
4 min 31 sec Longer
Than Yesterday
 
Waning Gibbous, 17 days, 7 hours, 50 minutes in cycle
89%
Illuminated
Humidity Barometer
Current: Increased 6% since last hour. 77%
Last Hour: Increased 6% since last hour. 6%
High 5:23 AM: 95%
Low 5:15 PM: 55%
Record High: 100%
Jan-5-2017
Record Low: 23%
Jun-1-2017
Current: Rising 0.01  inHg/hr 30.044 inHg
Last Hour: Steady
High 8:11 PM: 30.046
Low 12:00 AM: 29.875
Record High: 30.711 inHg
Jan-4-2017
Record Low: 28.467 inHg
Feb-14-2017
Cooling Degree Days Tide Heat Index Air
Today: 0.0
May: 0.0
2019 to Date: 0.0
Heating Degree Days
2019 to Date: 4658.1
Nikiski, AK Forelands

3 hours, 2 minutes to low tide at
01:37 AM AKDT



Click here for Tide Table
Current: 47.3°F
High 5:13pm: 57.5°F
Yesterday: 51.2°F
Record: 82.0°F
Jun-16-2015
Anchorage
Air Quality
Index6:

13


Good
Density:
1.25 kg/m3
Current UV Index Current Solar Energy9
0.0
Sunburn in
720 Minutes
Highest:
2:28 PM
2.6
9 W/m2
1%
W/m2 SI
High Today:
3:46 PM
817  W/m2 Record:1032 W/m2
Almanac Snow3 Station All Time Records Cloud Level
Current: Evening
YTD Avg Temp: 31.9°F
Sunrise: 5:05 am
Sunset: 10:57 pm
Moonrise: 2:20 am
Moonset: 8:03 am
Full Moon: -May-2019
New Moon: 10:03 UTC
-June-2019
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
May Snow: Under 6.063 in for the month 0.00 in
May Avg: 6.06 in
Diff from Avg: -6.06 in
Season Total:2 277.44 in
Snow Depth: 70.43 in
0 snow day in May
84 snow days this season.2
HIGHS: LOWS:
82.6°F
Jun-16-2015
-10.3°F
Jan-19-2017
Daytime Records
  81.9°F
Jun-16-2015
  -5.1°F
Jan-18-2017
Nitetime Records
  69.3°F
Jun-17-2015
  -7.1°F
Jan-19-2017
ICN:18 | S3C2:2 | Ajax 3.xx
ISS:Ok | CON:4.7 | RCP:99%
1 Rain season: Jan 1st to Dec 31st.   4 Updated at Noon Central Time.   6 Air Quality Index is provided by State of Alaska DEC and is updated hourly between the hours of 6AM and Midnight.   9 Solar Index represents either an absolute scale of solar energy (W/m²) using the station’s recorded maximum or a percentage of computed theoretical solar maximum using the station’s location and time of day. These indices differ most when the sun is low on the horizon. The current scale is shown, and will toggle if it or the icon is clicked.   10 Historical average only to day 21 of just the month of May for this station since 2009.   11 Historical average rain this season to day 21 of May for this station since 2009.
 WXSIM Weather Forecast  -   Outlook Tonight & Wednesday
Tonight

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Low: 39°
WXSIM forecast: Fair in the evening, becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Low 39°. Wind south-southeast around 4 mph. Minimum freezing level 5700 feet above sea level.
Local station forecast: Increasing clouds with little temp change, precipitation possible within 24 to 48 hrs.
Wednesday

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
High: 64°
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy in the morning, becoming mostly cloudy in the afternoon. Mild. High 64°. Wind north-northwest around 3 mph in the morning, becoming west-northwest in the afternoon. Maximum freezing level 7100 feet above sea level.
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