Climate and monthly weather forecast
Kaktovik, AK

Weather in January

January is a dangerously cold winter month in Kaktovik, Alaska, with an average temperature varying between -5.1°F (-20.6°C) and -13.7°F (-25.4°C). With an average high-temperature of -5.1°F (-20.6°C) and an average low-temperature of -13.7°F (-25.4°C), January is the coldest month. Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Kaktovik, is a polar cold month, with an average temperature ranging between max -2°F (-18.9°C) and min -11.9°F (-24.4°C). In Kaktovik, Alaska, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - an arctic cold -2°F (-18.9°C). Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Kaktovik, is also an arctic cold month, with an average temperature ranging between max 0.3°F (-17.6°C) and min -10.5°F (-23.6°C). In March, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in February - a still arctic cold 0.3°F (-17.6°C). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April is a freezing cold spring month in Kaktovik, Alaska, with an average temperature fluctuating between 3°F (-16.1°C) and 14.5°F (-9.7°C). In April, the average high-temperature increases from an arctic cold 0.3°F (-17.6°C) in March to a subzero cold 14.5°F (-9.7°C). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Kaktovik, is also a subzero cold month, with an average temperature varying between 23.2°F (-4.9°C) and 31.5°F (-0.3°C). In May, the average high-temperature soars, from a subzero cold 14.5°F (-9.7°C) in April, to a still freezing cold 31.5°F (-0.3°C). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer in Kaktovik, is a frosty month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 34.5°F (1.4°C) and 42.8°F (6°C). In June, the average high-temperature rises from a freezing cold 31.5°F (-0.3°C) in May to a frosty 42.8°F (6°C). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, is a frosty summer month in Kaktovik, Alaska, with an average temperature fluctuating between 39.4°F (4.1°C) and 48.6°F (9.2°C). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 48.6°F (9.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 39.4°F (4.1°C). Weather in July »

Weather in August

The last month of the summer, August, is another chilly month in Kaktovik, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between max 46.2°F (7.9°C) and min 38.5°F (3.6°C). In August, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in July - a still frosty 46.2°F (7.9°C). Weather in August »

Weather in September

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a cold month in Kaktovik, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between max 39°F (3.9°C) and min 34.2°F (1.2°C). In Kaktovik, the average high-temperature in September marginally drops from a chilly 46.2°F (7.9°C) in August to a cold 39°F (3.9°C). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Kaktovik, Alaska, is another subzero cold autumn month, with an average temperature varying between 28°F (-2.2°C) and 24.4°F (-4.2°C). In October, the average high-temperature drops from a cold 39°F (3.9°C) in September to a freezing cold 28°F (-2.2°C). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn in Kaktovik, is another extremely cold month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 3.4°F (-15.9°C) and 9.5°F (-12.5°C). In Kaktovik, the average high-temperature in November significantly decreases from a subzero cold 28°F (-2.2°C) in October to an extremely cold 9.5°F (-12.5°C). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is also an arctic cold month in Kaktovik, Alaska, with an average temperature fluctuating between -2.9°F (-19.4°C) and -10.7°F (-23.7°C). In December, the average high-temperature drops from an extreme cold 9.5°F (-12.5°C) in November to a polar cold -2.9°F (-19.4°C). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Kaktovik?

The coldest month in Kaktovik, Alaska, is January, with an average high-temperature of -5.1°F (-20.6°C) and an average low-temperature of -13.7°F (-25.4°C).

What are the most humid months in Kaktovik?

January, March and December, with an average relative humidity of 93%, are most humid months.

How many days does it rain in Kaktovik?

Throughout the year, in Kaktovik, there are 60.7 rainfall days, and 6.54" (166mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it snow in Kaktovik?

Months with snowfall in Kaktovik are January through June, August through December.

How many days does it snow in Kaktovik?

In Kaktovik, during the entire year, snow falls for 108.6 days and aggregates up to 17.83" (453mm) of snow.

When is the lowest UV index in Kaktovik?

The months with the lowest UV index are January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the driest month in Kaktovik?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Kaktovik, Alaska. Rain falls for 1 days and accumulates 0.24" (6mm) of precipitation.

When is Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Kaktovik?

On Sunday, March 13. 2022, at 2:00 am, Daylight Saving Time starts in Kaktovik, Alaska, 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 Kaktovik?

The least humid month in Kaktovik, Alaska, is June, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kaktovik?

The months with the shortest days are June and December, with an average of 0h and 0min of daylight.

What is the warmest month in Kaktovik?

The warmest month in Kaktovik is July, with an average high-temperature of 48.6°F (9.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 39.4°F (4.1°C).

When it does not snow in Kaktovik?

July is the only month when snow does not fall.

When is the highest UV index in Kaktovik?

July is the month with the highest UV index in Kaktovik, Alaska, with an average maximum UV index of 3.

What is the rainiest month in Kaktovik?

The month with the most rainfall in Kaktovik is August, when the rain falls for 13.4 days and typically aggregates up to 1.61" (41mm) of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Kaktovik?

With an average of 18h and 10min of daylight, August has the longest days of the year.

What month has the most sunshine in Kaktovik?

With an average of 6.9h of sunshine, August has the most sunshine of the year.

When does it snow the most in Kaktovik?

The month with the most snowfall is October, when snow falls for 14.2 days and typically aggregates up to 3.07" (78mm) of snow.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kaktovik?

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 0.4h of sunshine.

Average temperature
Kaktovik, AK

Average temperature - Kaktovik, AK

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (48.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (-5.1°F).

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (39.4°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-13.7°F).

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Average pressure
Kaktovik, AK

Average pressure - Kaktovik, AK

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is March (30.07"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is September (29.84"Hg).

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Average wind speed
Kaktovik, AK

Average wind speed - Kaktovik, AK

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (13.1mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (10.8mph).

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Average humidity
Kaktovik, AK

Average humidity - Kaktovik, AK

The months with the highest relative humidity are January, March and December (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (79%).

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Average rainfall
Kaktovik, AK

Average rainfall - Kaktovik, AK

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (1.61").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (0.24").

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Average rainfall days
Kaktovik, AK

Average rainfall days - Kaktovik, AK

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (0.9 days).

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Average snowfall days
Kaktovik, AK

Average snowfall days - Kaktovik, AK

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (16.1 days).
The month with the least snowfall days is July (0.1 days).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Kaktovik, AK

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Kaktovik, AK

The month with the longest days is August (Average daylight: 18h and 10min).
The months with the shortest days are June and December (Average daylight: 0h and 0min).

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h and 54min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 0h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days
Kaktovik, AK

Average sunshine days - Kaktovik, AK

The month with the most sunshine days is June (21.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (12.4 days).

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Average UV index
Kaktovik, AK

Average UV index - Kaktovik, AK

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 3).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 1).

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Average visibility
Kaktovik, AK

Average visibility - Kaktovik, AK

The months with the highest visibility are June, July, August and September (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January and December (4mi).

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