Fairbanks set a new record low max temperature May 13th when the high only reached 37 degrees. The previous low max temperature was 40 degrees in 1937. The low temperature on the 13th of 22 degrees was also a record, breaking the previous record of 26 degrees set in 1928.
Bettles set a new record low temperature May 12th with a low of 15 degrees. The old record low was 20 degrees set in 2007. Bettles again set records May 13th as temperatures dropped to 11 degrees and only climbed to 27 degrees. The previous record low for this day was 22 low in 1986 and the old record low max was 34 degrees in 1986.
College Observatory on UAF West Ridge tied the old record low of 22 low on May 12th. The previous occurrence at this temperature
was in 1954. On May 13th a new low was set with temperature dropping to 21 above. The old record was set at 24 low in 1964.
Eielson AFB set a new record low of 22 low May 12th. The old record was 26 low in 1965. May 13th temperatures set a new low of 22 low breaking the old record of 26 set in 1954. The high temperature on May 13th only reached 38 degrees setting a new record low max that of 40 degrees that was set in 1992.
Galena broke two records May 13th. A new record low temperature of 13 low when the old record was 16 low in 1965. A new low max temperature of 31 degrees breaks the old record of 34 degrees in 1965.
Tanana set a new record low max temperature May 13th when highs only reached 34 degrees. the previous record low max was 37 degrees set in 1918. Denali National Park Headquarters recorded a low temperature of 14 degrees the morning of the 13th. This broke the previous record of 17 set in 1957.