The most pleasant months of the year for Southeast Fairbanks County are July, June and August. In Southeast Fairbanks County, there are 1 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Southeast Fairbanks County with an average high temperature of 71.6°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Alaska. November is the snowiest month in Southeast Fairbanks County with 9.8 inches of snow, and 9 months of the year have significant snowfall. Days with noticeable humidity are rare throughout the year.
Today's Weather - Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, AK
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Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
|7 DAY FORECAST||DESCRIPTION||HIGH/LOW||WIND|
|Today||Chance Showers And Thunderstorms||58° / 44°||N 5 to 10 mph|
|Saturday||Scattered Rain Showers||60° / 46°||NW 0 to 10 mph|
|Sunday||Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms||64° / 45°||SW 0 to 5 mph|
|Monday||Scattered Rain Showers||62° / 46°||W 5 to 10 mph|
|Tuesday||Chance Rain Showers||62° / 47°||W 5 mph|
|Wednesday||Chance Rain Showers||64° / 46°||W 5 mph|
|Thursday||Chance Rain Showers||63° / 47°||NW 5 mph|
Summer High: the July high is around 72 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is -20
Rain: averages 11 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 48 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Southeast Fairbanks Census Area County area is 5.1 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Alaska.
5.1 / 10
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. 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.
Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Southeast Fairbanks Census Area
YOU SHOULD KNOW
Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.
Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.
Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.