Climate and monthly weather forecast
Petersburg, AK

Colorful buildings, docked ships in Quaint fishing village in Petersburg, Alaska, on Mitkof Island
Colorful buildings, docked ships in Quaint fishing village in Petersburg, Alaska, on Mitkof Island

Weather in January

January, like December, in Petersburg, Alaska, is another cold winter month, with an average temperature ranging between min 27.3°F (-2.6°C) and max 32.7°F (0.4°C). In Petersburg, the average high-temperature in January is practically the same as in December - a still cold 32.7°F (0.4°C). Weather in January »

Weather in February

The last month of the winter, February, is another cold month in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between min 25.9°F (-3.4°C) and max 32.9°F (0.5°C). In February, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still wintry 32.9°F (0.5°C). Weather in February »

Weather in March

March, the first month of the spring in Petersburg, is also a wintry month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 27.9°F (-2.3°C) and an average high of 36.9°F (2.7°C). In Petersburg, the average high-temperature in March is practically the same as in February - a still cold 36.9°F (2.7°C). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April is a frosty spring month in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between min 34.3°F (1.3°C) and max 43.3°F (6.3°C). In April, the average high-temperature marginally rises from a wintry 36.9°F (2.7°C) in March to a chilly 43.3°F (6.3°C). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Petersburg, is a cool month, with an average temperature ranging between max 51.6°F (10.9°C) and min 41.9°F (5.5°C). In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases from a frosty 43.3°F (6.3°C) in April to a fresh 51.6°F (10.9°C). Weather in May »

Weather in June

The first month of the summer, June, is a moderate month in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average temperature varying between 55.4°F (13°C) and 46.2°F (7.9°C). In Petersburg, the average high-temperature in June is relatively the same as in May - a mild 55.4°F (13°C). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, in Petersburg, Alaska, is another mild summer month, with an average temperature ranging between min 50.2°F (10.1°C) and max 59.7°F (15.4°C). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 59.7°F (15.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 50.2°F (10.1°C). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer in Petersburg, is also a moderate month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 59°F (15°C) and an average low of 50°F (10°C). In Petersburg, the average high-temperature in August is practically the same as in July - a still mild 59°F (15°C). Weather in August »

Weather in September

The first month of the autumn, September, is also a fresh month in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between min 46.4°F (8°C) and max 54.3°F (12.4°C). In September, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in August - a cool 54.3°F (12.4°C). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, is a frosty autumn month in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average temperature ranging between min 39.7°F (4.3°C) and max 46°F (7.8°C). In October, the average high-temperature marginally drops from a cool 54.3°F (12.4°C) in September to a chilly 46°F (7.8°C). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn in Petersburg, is also a wintry month, with an average temperature ranging between max 37°F (2.8°C) and min 32.4°F (0.2°C). In November, the average high-temperature decreases from a chilly 46°F (7.8°C) in October to a cold 37°F (2.8°C). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cold month in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average temperature fluctuating between 27.5°F (-2.5°C) and 32.4°F (0.2°C). The coldest month is December, with an average high-temperature of 32.4°F (0.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.5°F (-2.5°C). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the most humid month in Petersburg?

January and August, with an average relative humidity of 86%, are most humid months in Petersburg, Alaska.

How many days does it rain in Petersburg?

In Petersburg, during the entire year, the rain falls for 197.9 days and collects up to 53.03" (1347mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow in Petersburg?

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

How much does it snow in Petersburg?

In Petersburg, during the entire year, snow falls for 47.5 days and aggregates up to 58.23" (1479mm) of snow.

What are the months with the least sunshine in Petersburg?

The months with the least sunshine in Petersburg, Alaska, are January and November, with an average of 3.4h of sunshine.

When does it snow the most in Petersburg?

The month with the most snowfall in Petersburg, Alaska, is March, when snow falls for 10.8 days and typically aggregates up to 13.46" (342mm) of snow.

What month is the ocean coldest in Petersburg?

The month with the coldest seawater in Petersburg, Alaska, is March, with an average ocean temperature of 41°F (5°C).

When is Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Petersburg?

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

With an average relative humidity of 81%, May is the least humid month in Petersburg, Alaska.

What is the driest month in Petersburg?

May is the month with the least rainfall in Petersburg, Alaska. Rain falls for 17.1 days and accumulates 2.01" (51mm) of precipitation.

What month has the most sunshine in Petersburg?

May has the most sunshine of the year in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average of 7.4h of sunshine.

When it does not snow in Petersburg?

June through September are months without snowfall in Petersburg, Alaska.

When are the longest days in Petersburg?

With an average of 17h and 44min of daylight, June has the longest days of the year.

What is the warmest month in Petersburg?

July is the warmest month in Petersburg, with an average high-temperature of 59.7°F (15.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 50.2°F (10.1°C).

What are the months with the highest UV index in Petersburg?

The months with the highest UV index are July and August, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

What is the month with the warmest ocean in Petersburg?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Petersburg, Alaska, with an average ocean temperature of 54.1°F (12.3°C).

What is the rainiest month in Petersburg?

October is the month with the most rainfall. Rain falls for 20.1 days and accumulates 6.3" (160mm) of precipitation.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Petersburg?

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

What is the coldest month in Petersburg?

The coldest month is December, with an average high-temperature of 32.4°F (0.2°C) and an average low-temperature of 27.5°F (-2.5°C).

What is the month with the shortest days in Petersburg?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 6h and 53min of daylight.

Average temperature
Petersburg, AK

Average temperature - Petersburg, AK

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (59.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (32.4°F).

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (50.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (25.9°F).

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Average pressure
Petersburg, AK

Average pressure - Petersburg, AK

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (30.05"Hg).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (29.8"Hg).

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Average wind speed
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Average wind speed - Petersburg, AK

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is January (8.2mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is July (3.9mph).

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Average humidity
Petersburg, AK

Average humidity - Petersburg, AK

The months with the highest relative humidity are January and August (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (81%).

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Average rainfall
Petersburg, AK

Average rainfall - Petersburg, AK

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (6.3").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is May (2.01").

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Average rainfall days
Petersburg, AK

Average rainfall days - Petersburg, AK

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (20.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.5 days).

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Average snowfall
Petersburg, AK

Average snowfall - Petersburg, AK

The month with the highest snowfall is March (13.46").
The months with the least snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

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Average snowfall days
Petersburg, AK

Average snowfall days - Petersburg, AK

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is March (10.8 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature
Petersburg, AK

Average sea temperature - Petersburg, AK

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (54.2°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (41°F).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Petersburg, AK

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Petersburg, AK

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 17h and 44min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6h and 53min).

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 7h and 24min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and November (Average sunshine: 3h and 24min).

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Average sunshine days
Petersburg, AK

Average sunshine days - Petersburg, AK

The month with the most sunshine days is December (12.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (8 days).

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Average visibility
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Average visibility - Petersburg, AK

The months with the highest visibility are February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December (6mi).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, July and August (5mi).

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