Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the United States

Table C-1 Contents


Table C-1. Wind data from 975 stations in the National Climatic Data Center - Alaska
T Period O Anem L Mean Wind Speed (M/S) and Wind Power Density (Watt/m2)
WBAN Y Lat Long Elev Start End B HT O Annual Winter Spring Summer Autumn
ST Station Name Code P DD.MM DDD.MM (M) YYMMDD YYMMDD S (M) C Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow
AK ADAK 25704 N 51.53 -176.39 5 630401 720228 A 7.6 R 5.4 255 5.8 330 5.6 261 4.7 147 5.7 283
AK ADAK 25704 N 51.53 -176.39 5 720301 781231 A 7.6 R 5.8 313 6.1 378 6.1 337 4.8 163 6.1 384
AK AMCHITKA 45702 A 51.24 179.16 62 440101 501130 A 10.7 R 9.7 1219 11.6 2142% 9.8 1146 7.6 463 9.6 1106
AK ANCHORAGE/ELM. 26401 A 61.15 -149.48 54 610201 701231 A 4.3 G 2.3 30# 2.2 38# 2.5 35# 2.3 22# 2.1 24#
AK ANCHORAGE/ELM. 26452 A 61.15 -149.48 63 531001 600430 A 13.7 R 2.2 31 2.4 52 2.4 30 2.0 21 1.9 17
AK ANCHORAGE/INT. 26451 W 61.10 -149.59 48 531101 610301 A 12.5 R 3.1 51 2.8 53 3.5 59 3.4 52 2.8 38
AK ANCHORAGE/INT. 26451 W 61.10 -149.59 48 610302 781231 A 6.7 G 3.2 52 2.9 57 3.4 59 3.4 51 3.0 41
AK ANCHORAGE/MRL. 26409 F 61.13 -149.50 41 480731 531031 A 13.4 R 2.4 28 2.3 40 2.4 23 2.4 19 2.3 31
AK ANIAK 26516 F 61.35 -159.32 28 480701 590228 A 9.8 R 3.0 50 2.9 56 3.4 66 2.9 34 3.0 45
AK ANIAK 26516 F 61.35 -159.32 28 641001 710131 C 9.8 R 3.8 73* 3.5 67* 4.4 96* 3.8 56* 3.8 74*
AK ANNETTE IS. 25308 W 55.02 -131.34 34 500706 600304 A 16.2 R 5.5 257 6.5 397 5.3 227 4.4 104 5.8 294
AK ANNETTE IS. 25308 W 55.02 -131.34 34 600305 781231 A 6.1 G 4.5 128 5.0 186 4.5 118 3.6 56 4.7 158
AK ASI TANGA 25709 N 51.40 -178.00 45 470201 490331 C 10.1 R 8.5 1028 10.1 1540 9.2 1015* 5.1 319* 8.7 1043
AK ATTU 45709 N 52.50 173.11 28 470101 510131 A 18.3 R 6.8 541 8.3 860 6.8 517 4.7 202 7.1 564
AK ATTU 45709 N 52.48 173.10 28 540801 561231 A 10.4 R 5.3 330 6.2 440 5.6 389 3.6 139 5.7 353
AK BARROW 27502 W 71.18 -156.47 10 480701 531231 A 10.1 R 5.5 211 5.1 202 5.2 166 5.6 185 6.2 286
AK BARROW 27502 W 71.18 -156.47 10 550402 641231 A 11.9 R 5.6 213 5.3 227 5.4 197 5.5 168 6.0 260
AK BARROW 27502 W 71.18 -156.47 12 661107 781231 A 9.4 R 5.1 159 4.8 162 5.0 147 5.1 126 5.5 201
AK BARTER ISLAND 27401 W 70.08 -143.36 12 490101 550831 A 7.6 R 5.6 370 6.3 629 5.2 251 4.9 164 6.2 463
AK BARTER ISLAND 27401 W 70.08 -143.38 15 570905 641231 A 6.1 R 6.0 355 6.3 437 6.1 391 5.1 150 6.5 430
AK BARTER ISLAND 27401 W 70.08 -143.38 15 650101 781231 A 6.1 R 6.1 362 6.6 551 5.8 302 5.3 163 6.5 443
AK BETHEL 26615 W 60.47 -161.43 5 480701 581106 A 9.4 R 4.6 133 5.1 200 4.7 134 4.4 90 4.4 115
AK BETHEL 26615 W 60.47 -161.48 40 581107 621001 A 19.5 R 6.4 293 7.1 407 6.3 278 5.8 192 6.5 302
AK BETHEL 26615 W 60.47 -161.48 40 621002 781231 A 6.1 G 5.6 209 6.3 294 5.7 211 5.0 134 5.6 194
AK BETTLES 26517 F 66.54 -151.43 261 480701 510430 A 9.1 R 2.8 37 3.1 54 3.2 48 2.4 17 2.7 27
AK BETTLES 26533 F 66.55 -151.31 199 510501 641231 A 8.2 R 2.9 37 2.6 36 3.2 45 3.0 36 2.8 33
AK BETTLES 26533 F 66.55 -151.31 199 650101 781231 A 8.2 R 3.3 47 2.9 38 3.8 62 3.4 46 3.2 43
AK BIG DELTA 26415 F 64.00 -145.44 389 480701 641231 A 8.8 R 4.2 215 5.1 384 4.1 175 3.4 77 4.3 228
AK BIG DELTA 26415 F 64.00 -145.44 389 650101 720630 A 8.8 R 4.6 178 5.2 310 4.7 151 3.8 77 4.6 175
AK CAMDEN 26457 A 69.59 -144.50 3 580301 630630 A 4.3 G 4.4 237% 5.0 348% 4.4 255% 3.5 117% 4.9 267%
AK CAPE BEAUFORT 26637 A 69.02 -163.47 15 571001 630630 A 4.3 G 4.5 288% 4.7 325% 4.7 372% 3.7 189% 4.8 240%
AK CAPE LISBURNE 26631 A 68.52 -166.08 16 550401 580531 A 4.0 G 6.2 472 6.4 631 5.6 340 5.9 422 7.2 546
AK CAPE LISBURNE 26631 A 68.53 -166.08 16 610401 711231 B 4.0 G 5.3 272# 5.6 345# 5.0 254# 4.3 155# 6.1 338#
AK CAPE NEWENHAM 25623 A 58.40 -162.10 166 560201 600228 A 9.1 R 5.1 240 5.7 375 5.3 262 4.2 114 5.2 202
AK CAPE NEWENHAM 25623 A 58.39 -162.04 72 610401 701231 B 4.0 G 5.1 242# 5.7 372# 5.3 265# 4.1 116# 5.4 226#
AL CAPE ROMANZOF 26633 A 61.47 -165.52 132 550501 600228 A 4.6 G 6.3 441 7.9 849 6.7 475 4.4 130 6.1 335
AK CAPE ROMANZOF 26633 A 61.47 -166.02 123 610401 681130 B 4.0 G 5.8 346# 7.1 612# 5.9 349# 4.3 115# 6.1 345#
AK CAPE SIMPSON 27510 A 71.03 -154.45 3 571101 630930 F 4.3 G 4.6 178* 4.3 166% 3.4 98* 5.0 198* 5.6 250*
AK COLD BAY 25624 W 55.12 -162.43 30 621113 781231 A 6.4 G 7.5 517 7.8 600 7.6 511 7.2 435 7.5 520
AK COLDBAY/THOR. 25603 A 55.12 -162.43 30 490101 531029 A 9.1 R 7.0 573 7.5 740 7.2 605 6.5 458 6.7 497
AK CORDOVA 26410 F 60.30 -145.30 14 480701 641231 A 10.4 R 2.3 38 2.3 47 2.5 40 2.1 19 2.5 46
AK CORDOVA 26410 F 60.30 -145.30 14 650510 710131 A 6.1 G 2.2 34 2.1 39 2.6 42 1.7 15 2.3 40
AK DRIFT WOODBAY 25515 A 53.58 -166.51 396 590601 640331 D 9.1 R 4.2 145* 4.9 215* 4.2 149* 3.2 82* 4.2 134*
AK DRIFT WOODBAY 25515 A 53.58 -166.51 396 640501 690531 D 4.0 G 4.3 153 4.9 225 4.4 166 3.5 94 4.3 129
AK FAIRBANKS/EIE. 26407 A 64.39 -147.04 162 540401 590731 A 4.0 G 1.4 11 0.6 4 1.7 15 1.9 14 1.3 9
AK FAIRBANKS/EIE. 26407 A 64.41 -147.05 173 590801 701231 A 4.0 G 1.4 13# 0.6 7# 2.0 20# 1.9 15# 1.2 10#
AK FAIRBANKS/INT. 26411 W 64.49 -147.52 134 570927 641231 A 10.1 G 2.5 26 1.7 11 3.0 39 3.1 33 2.5 22
AK FAIRBANKS/INT. 26411 W 64.49 -147.52 134 650101 781231 A 10.1 G 2.7 31 1.7 15 3.2 46 3.3 39 2.5 24
AK FAIRBANKS/LAD. 26403 A 64.51 -147.35 141 530401 570402 A 22.9 R 1.6 20 0.8 11 2.1 25 2.1 25 1.6 20
AK FAREWELL 26519 F 62.32 -153.54 458 480701 640731 A 9.1 R 3.8 124 3.4 156 4.2 135 3.8 76 3.7 130
AK FLAXMAN IS. 27404 A 70.10 -146.50 7 570801 701231 A 4.3 G 5.0 232% 5.4 296% 4.8 239% 4.4 136% 5.5 285%
AK FT. YUKON 26413 F 66.35 -145.18 130 520101 630924 C 7.6 R 3.7 69* 2.3 39* 4.2 85* 4.3 86* 3.6 62*


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