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Anchorage Metro Area, Alaska, gets 21 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 97 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 55.

On average, there are 131 sunny days per year in Anchorage Metro Area, Alaska. The July high is around 68 degrees. The January low is 6. Sperling's comfort index for Anchorage Metro Area is a 42 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

  CLIMATEAnchorage, AlaskaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  21.000739.2
  Snowfall (in.)  97.200925.8
  Precipitation Days  55.0556102
  Sunny Days  131205
  Avg. July High  67.714886.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  6.0851922.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  4254
  UV Index  1.44.3
  Elevation ft.  2,7061,443

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