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    Anchorage weather and climate

    Alaska

    Anchorage weather and climate

     

    Day

    -2 °C

     

    Night

    -10 °C

     

    Sea

    -1 °C

     

    Precipitation

    53 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    9 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    9 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    4 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    72 %

     

    Day

    -2 °C

     

    Night

    -10 °C

     

    Sea

    -1 °C

     

    Precipitation

    53 mm

    in month

     

    Rainy days

    9 days

    in month

     

    Daylight

    9 hours

    average

     

    Sunshine

    4 hours

    average

     

    Humidity

    72 %

    Overview: Anchorage
    Anchorage (United States of America) is a place with a mild continental climate. The day temperatures range from -4 °C (25 °F) in January to 18 °C (65 °F) in July. Temperatures during the night go from -10 °C (13 °F) in January to 11 °C (53 °F) in July. The least rainy month in Anchorage is April with its 6 days of rain, the rainiest month is September, when it rains 15 days.

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    Weather overview for Anchorage

    Weather overview

    Anchorage (United States of America) is a place with a mild continental climate. The day temperatures range from -4 °C (25 °F) in January to 18 °C (65 °F) in July. Temperatures during the night go from -10 °C (13 °F) in January to 11 °C (53 °F) in July. The least rainy month in Anchorage is April with its 6 days of rain, the rainiest month is September, when it rains 15 days.

    January weather

    The minimum of the day temperature can be noticed, its value is -4 °C (25 °F) in Anchorage, and the night temperature reaches its minimum as well. The beginning of the descent of the number of rainy days could be noticed, its value is 8 days, and the rainfall amount descent's start could be observed too in this month. The number of sun hours (without clouds) rise's start could be observed, its value is 3 hours.

    February weather

    The rainfall amount descents similarly to the previous month, with its value being 53 mm (2.07 in) in Anchorage. The beginning of the rise of the day temperature could be noticed, and the night temperature starts to rise too in this month. The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 4 hours.

    March weather

    The number of rainy days descent's start could be observed, with its value being 7 days in Anchorage, while the descent of the rainfall amount can be observed, the value of this measure is 41 mm (1.63 in). The day temperature rises similarly to the previous month, and the night temperature continues to rise too, with its value of -7 °C (20 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 6 hours. The wind speed is on its maximum in March.

    April weather

    The rise of the day temperature can be observed, with its value being 7 °C (45 °F) in Anchorage, and the night temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, its value is -1 °C (30 °F). The minimum of the number of rainy days can be noticed, with its value being 6 days, and the minimum of the rainfall amount can be noticed as well in this month. The number of sun hours (without clouds) rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 8 hours.

    May weather

    The number of rainy days rise's start could be observed, with its value being 7 days in Anchorage. The night temperature rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 4 °C (40 °F), and the rise of the day temperature can be observed too, the value of this measure is 14 °C (56 °F). The number of sun hours (without clouds) is on its maximum in May. The minimum of the humidity is observable, its value is 63 %.

    June weather

    The tourist season slowly starts in Anchorage. The rise of the day temperature can be observed, its value is 17 °C (63 °F), and the night temperature rises similarly to the previous month too, the value of this measure is 9 °C (48 °F). The rainfall amount rise's start could be observed, with its value being 40 mm (1.59 in), while the number of rainy days rises similarly to the previous month, with its value being 9 days. The maximum of the day length can be noticed.

    July weather

    The ongoing tourist season is noticeable this month in Anchorage. The day temperature is on its maximum, with its value being 18 °C (65 °F), and the night temperature reaches its maximum too, its value is 11 °C (53 °F). The number of rainy days continues to rise, with its value being 11 days, and the rainfall amount rises similarly to the previous month as well, with its value being 63 mm (2.49 in). The number of sun hours (without clouds) descent's start could be observed, with its value of 8 hours.

    August weather

    The beginning of the descent of the day temperature could be noticed, its value is 17 °C (63 °F) in Anchorage, and the night temperature descent's start could be observed too, its value is 10 °C (50 °F). The tourist season is taking place. The rainfall amount rises similarly to the previous month, its value is 103 mm (4.07 in), and the rise of the number of rainy days can be observed as well, with its value being 14 days. The wind speed is on its minimum, its value is 3.

    September weather

    The day temperature descents similarly to the previous month, with its value being 13 °C (55 °F) in Anchorage, and the night temperature descents similarly to the previous month too, its value is 6 °C (42 °F). The maximum of the number of rainy days is observable, its value is 15 days, and the rainfall amount reaches its maximum too in September. The number of sun hours (without clouds) descents similarly to the previous month, its value is 5 hours.

    October weather

    The day temperature continues to descent, with its value of 5 °C (42 °F) in Anchorage, and the descent of the night temperature can be observed as well, with its value of -1 °C (30 °F). The number of rainy days descent's start could be observed, and the beginning of the descent of the rainfall amount could be noticed as well in this month. The number of sun hours (without clouds) continues to descent, the value of this measure is 4 hours.

    November weather

    The descent of the number of rainy days can be observed in Anchorage, and the rainfall amount descents similarly to the previous month too, its value is 64 mm (2.54 in). The day temperature descents similarly to the previous month, with its value of -2 °C (29 °F), and the descent of the night temperature can be observed too, with its value being -7 °C (19 °F). The descent of the number of sun hours (without clouds) can be observed, the value of this measure is 3 hours. The maximum of the humidity is observable, the value of this measure is 77 %.

    December weather

    The number of rainy days starts to rise in Anchorage, and the rainfall amount rise's start could be observed too, with its value of 77 mm (3.04 in). The day temperature descents similarly to the previous month, and the night temperature continues to descent as well, the value of this measure is -9 °C (15 °F). The day length is on its minimum, with its value being 5 hours. The number of sun hours (without clouds) reaches its minimum.

    FAQs

    How many hours of sun to expect in Anchorage in May?

    In May in Anchorage, you can expect around 9 hours of sunshine. An increase of 1 hour compared to the previous month. This means that the value difference is 18 %.

    Is there a wet season in June in Anchorage?

    No, there is no wet season in June in Anchorage - you can expect 9 days of rain during the month.

    What temperature can I expect during the day in July in Anchorage?

    In July in Anchorage, the average daily temperatures will be 18 °C (65 °F). Nice temperature for walking around the city or on the beach, but you will probably get cold soon when wearing a swimsuit. When walking around all day, people used to cold conditions, pull out their shorts and get rid of their sweaters. That's 1 °C (34 °F) more than in the previous month. On some days, when spending time in the direct sun, sunscreen can be useful, especially for people with more sensitive skin.

    Is August a good month to visit Anchorage?

    August is a good month to visit Anchorage. A relatively low temperature of 17 °C (63 °F) may be ideal for walking or outdoor activities, but some people may have a different idea of the holiday. The temperature of 10 °C (50 °F) at night may make it better to dine inside or to put on more clothes for a dinner outside.

    What is the average number of rainy days in September in Anchorage?

    In Anchorage in September, we can expect 15 days to be rainy, that is, days when precipitation exceeds 2 mm (0.08 in). Converted to days of the week, this means that it will occur on an average of 3.5 days of the week, or in general - 50 % days.

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