Whittier, Alaska gets 154 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Whittier averages 249 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 133 sunny days per year in Whittier. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Whittier gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 211 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 62 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 154 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 249 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Whittier is 4.1 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in Alaska.
4.1 / 10
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Whittier, while January and December are the least comfortable months.