Nome March 2011

Nome reported a mean monthly temperature of 10.3°F, just 0.9°F above normal. The maximum temperature reported on the 20th was 33°F and the minimum temperature for the month was -16°F recorded on the 31st. Precipitation was below normal, totaling 0.24", 60% below normal. A total of 4.3” of snowfall was measured in March, 42% below normal. The average wind speed at the Nome Airport station was 6.2 mph, and the highest gust reported was 43mph on the 20th.