Weather in Alaska in january 2023

In this section, check out the weather forecast for january for most popular cities in Alaska. These forecasts are probabilities for the month of january from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather indicated.



Where to go in Alaska in january?

Where to go in Alaska in january: destination map

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Where should you go in Alaska in january when it comes to the weather?

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The climate in Alaska in january is very bad across the board.

January is one of the worst month for visiting Alaska. The climate in Anchor Point, Ketchikan, Haines, Kenai, Anchorage, Fairbanks, Nome, Hooper Bay, Dillingham, Kodiak, Healy, Barrow, Sitka, Dutch Harbor, Tok, Valdez and Sand Point and everywhere in the country is ver bad. It's cold, the sun is not there all the time and you take the risk being faced with rain very regularly wherever you go.




Climate in Alaska in january

Climate in Anchorage in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 22°F and minimum temperature is 16°F (for an average temperature of 20°F). The climate is rather cold in this city in the month of january. Bring warm clothes! With 1.6in over 3 days, it rains very little throughout your trip.

January
Average temperature 20°F
Highest temperature 22°F
Lowest temperature 16°F
Sea temperature 37°F
Rainfall 1.6in
Number of days with rainfall 3 day(s)
(8%)
Humidity 88%
Daily sunshine hours 5
Cloud cover 41%
Length of day 06:27
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Anchorage in january

Climate in Anchor Point in january

In the month of january, maximum temperature is 31°F and minimum temperature is 27°F (for an average temperature of 29°F). The climate is quite more than very fresh in that locality in this month. Plan to cover you well! With 5.5in over 8 days, rain may occur for your holidays. But this is rather moderate and it will not be continuous.

January
Average temperature 29°F
Highest temperature 31°F
Lowest temperature 27°F
Sea temperature 36°F
Rainfall 5.5in
Number of days with rainfall 8 day(s)
(27%)
Humidity 86%
Daily sunshine hours 4
Cloud cover 54%
Length of day 06:50
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Anchor Point in january

Climate in Fairbanks in january

In the month of january, the mean temperature in Fairbanks is -0°F (maximum temperature is 4°F and minimum temperature is -4°F). The climate is icy in this location in this month. Do not forget to take with you warm clothes!. With barely 0.7in over 1 days, rain may be scarce throughout your journey.

January
Average temperature -0°F
Highest temperature 4°F
Lowest temperature -4°F
Rainfall 0.7in
Number of days with rainfall 1 day(s)
(2%)
Humidity 94%
Daily sunshine hours 4
Cloud cover 46%
Length of day 05:12
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Fairbanks in january

Climate in Ketchikan in january

In january, maximum temperature is 38°F and minimum temperature is 34°F (for an average temperature of 36°F). The climate is rather cold here in january. Do not forget to take with you warm clothes! With 21.2in over 18 days, rain is to be feared during your journey. Consider to pack adapted clothes.

January
Average temperature 36°F
Highest temperature 38°F
Lowest temperature 34°F
Sea temperature 44°F
Rainfall 21.2in
Number of days with rainfall 18 day(s)
(59%)
Humidity 90%
Daily sunshine hours 5
Cloud cover 71%
Length of day 07:47
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Ketchikan in january

Climate in Tok in january

In january, the mean temperature in Tok is -4°F (maximum temperature is -0°F and minimum temperature is -7°F). The climate is icy in that area in this month. Bring warm clothes!. With 0.6in over 0 days, rain may be scarce for your trip.

January
Average temperature -4°F
Highest temperature -0°F
Lowest temperature -7°F
Rainfall 0.6in
Number of days with rainfall 0 day(s)
(1%)
Humidity 95%
Daily sunshine hours 4
Cloud cover 58%
Length of day 05:46
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad
more information about the climate in Tok in january


All cities in Alaska in january

Anchorage in januaryvery bad weather
Anchor Point in januaryvery bad weather
Fairbanks in januaryvery bad weather
Ketchikan in januaryvery bad weather
Tok in januaryvery bad weather
Barrow in januaryvery bad weather
Dillingham in januaryvery bad weather
Dutch Harbor in januaryvery bad weather
Healy in januaryvery bad weather
Hooper Bay in januaryvery bad weather
Cordova in januaryvery bad weather
Denali National Park in januaryvery bad weather
Gambell (St. Lawrence Island) in januaryvery bad weather
Gates of the Arctic National Park in januaryvery bad weather
Goodnews Bay in januaryvery bad weather
Haines in januaryvery bad weather
Katmai National Park in januaryvery bad weather
Kenai in januaryvery bad weather
Kobuk Valley National Park in januaryvery bad weather
Kodiak in januaryvery bad weather
Kotzebue in januaryvery bad weather
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Weather data for Alaska in january:

Weather data for Alaska in january is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Alaska. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Alaska can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to Alaska.


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