Climate and monthly weather forecast
Fairbanks, AK

The scenic Fairbanks City in Alaska, seen from across the Chena River
The scenic Fairbanks City in Alaska, seen from across the Chena River

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Fairbanks, Alaska, is another arctic cold winter month, with temperature in the range of an average low of -9°F (-22.8°C) and an average high of 2.1°F (-16.6°C). January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 2.1°F (-16.6°C) and an average low-temperature of -9°F (-22.8°C). Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Fairbanks, is an extremely cold month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 12°F (-11.1°C) and an average low of -2.6°F (-19.2°C). In February, the average high-temperature increases from a polar cold 2.1°F (-16.6°C) in January to a frigid cold 12°F (-11.1°C). Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a subzero cold month in Fairbanks, Alaska, with an average temperature fluctuating between 1.9°F (-16.7°C) and 20.5°F (-6.4°C). In March, the average high-temperature marginally rises from a frigid cold 12°F (-11.1°C) in February to a freezing cold 20.5°F (-6.4°C). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April is a cold spring month in Fairbanks, Alaska, with an average temperature fluctuating between 22.3°F (-5.4°C) and 38.1°F (3.4°C). In April, the average high-temperature increases considerably from a subzero cold 20.5°F (-6.4°C) in March to a wintry 38.1°F (3.4°C). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Fairbanks, is a moderate month, with an average temperature ranging between max 59.4°F (15.2°C) and min 39.6°F (4.2°C). In Fairbanks, the average high-temperature in May increases considerably from a cold 38.1°F (3.4°C) in April to a moderate 59.4°F (15.2°C). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer in Fairbanks, is an agreeable month, with an average temperature ranging between min 48.4°F (9.1°C) and max 68.9°F (20.5°C). In June, the average high-temperature increases from a moderate 59.4°F (15.2°C) in May to an agreeable 68.9°F (20.5°C). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, is an agreeable summer month in Fairbanks, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average high of 70.7°F (21.5°C) and an average low of 50.5°F (10.3°C). July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 70.7°F (21.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 50.5°F (10.3°C). Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another comfortable month in Fairbanks, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average high of 63.9°F (17.7°C) and an average low of 45.3°F (7.4°C). In August, the average high-temperature marginally drops from a pleasant 70.7°F (21.5°C) in July to a comfortable 63.9°F (17.7°C). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn in Fairbanks, is still a cool month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 52.5°F (11.4°C) and an average low of 36.3°F (2.4°C). In September, the average high-temperature drops from an enjoyable 63.9°F (17.7°C) in August to a fresh 52.5°F (11.4°C). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, in Fairbanks, Alaska, is another cold autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 23.9°F (-4.5°C) and an average high of 34.2°F (1.2°C). In October, the average high-temperature significantly decreases from a fresh 52.5°F (11.4°C) in September to a cold 34.2°F (1.2°C). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn in Fairbanks, is another extremely cold month, with an average temperature varying between 11.5°F (-11.4°C) and 2.5°F (-16.4°C). In Fairbanks, the average high-temperature in November plummets from a wintry 34.2°F (1.2°C) in October to an extremely cold 11.5°F (-11.4°C). Weather in November »

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Fairbanks, is also a frigid cold month, with an average temperature ranging between max 5.9°F (-14.5°C) and min -4.9°F (-20.5°C). In Fairbanks, the average high-temperature in December slightly decreases from 11.5°F (-11.4°C) in November to a still frigid cold 5.9°F (-14.5°C). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Fairbanks?

The coldest month in Fairbanks, Alaska, is January, with an average high-temperature of 2.1°F (-16.6°C) and an average low-temperature of -9°F (-22.8°C).

What is the driest month in Fairbanks?

The month with the least rainfall in Fairbanks is January, when the rain falls for 3 days and typically collects 0.31" (8mm) of precipitation.

How many days does it rain in Fairbanks?

Throughout the year, there are 100.5 rainfall days, and 10.87" (276mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it snow in Fairbanks?

January through May, August through December are months with snowfall.

How many days does it snow in Fairbanks?

Throughout the year, in Fairbanks, there are 74.3 snowfall days, and 24.49" (622mm) of snow is accumulated.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Fairbanks?

January through March, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the most humid month in Fairbanks?

The most humid month is March, with an average relative humidity of 93%.

When is Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Fairbanks?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts, and the time zone changes from AKST to AKDT. Daylight Saving Time ends Sunday, November 6. 2022, at 2:00 am, and the time zone reverts from AKDT to AKST.

What is the least humid month in Fairbanks?

The least humid month is June, with an average relative humidity of 56%.

When it does not snow in Fairbanks?

In Fairbanks, snow does not fall in June and July.

When are the longest days in Fairbanks?

The month with the longest days in Fairbanks, Alaska, is June, with an average of 21h and 29min of daylight.

What month has the most sunshine in Fairbanks?

The month with the most sunshine is June, with an average of 12.1h of sunshine.

When is the highest UV index in Fairbanks?

The months with the highest UV index in Fairbanks, Alaska, are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the warmest month in Fairbanks?

With an average high-temperature of 70.7°F (21.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 50.5°F (10.3°C), July is the warmest month.

What is the rainiest month in Fairbanks?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Fairbanks. Rain falls for 16.4 days and accumulates 2.44" (62mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow the most in Fairbanks?

The month with the most snowfall in Fairbanks, Alaska, is November, when snow falls for 13.3 days and typically aggregates up to 6.5" (165mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Fairbanks?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 3h and 59min of daylight.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Fairbanks?

December has the least sunshine of the year in Fairbanks, with an average of 2h of sunshine.

Average pressure
Fairbanks, AK

Average pressure - Fairbanks, AK

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is February (29.97"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.77"Hg).

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Average wind speed
Fairbanks, AK

Average wind speed - Fairbanks, AK

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (5mph).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are October, November and December (4.2mph).

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Average rainfall
Fairbanks, AK

Average rainfall - Fairbanks, AK

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (2.44").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (0.31").

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Average rainfall days
Fairbanks, AK

Average rainfall days - Fairbanks, AK

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.8 days).

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Average snowfall
Fairbanks, AK

Average snowfall - Fairbanks, AK

The month with the highest snowfall is November (6.5").
The months with the least snowfall are June and July (0").

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Average snowfall days
Fairbanks, AK

Average snowfall days - Fairbanks, AK

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (13.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Fairbanks, AK

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Fairbanks, AK

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21h and 29min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 3h and 59min).

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 12h and 6min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 2h and 0min).

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Average sunshine days
Fairbanks, AK

Average sunshine days - Fairbanks, AK

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (12.2 days).

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Average UV index
Fairbanks, AK

Average UV index - Fairbanks, AK

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average visibility
Fairbanks, AK

Average visibility - Fairbanks, AK

The months with the highest visibility are May, June, July, August, September and October (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, November and December (4mi).

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