Average Snowfall for Alaska in February





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during February at cities, towns and parks in Alaska. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Southeast, South - Central, Southwest, Interior and Far North Alaska.

Southeast Alaska

Average total snowfall in February
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
4.4 Annette Island 7.2 18.3
11.2 Haines 42.0 106.7
5.3 Juneau 15.9 40.4
3.8 Sitka 8.0 20.3
11.3 Yakutat 28.6 72.6

South - Central Alaska

February snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
6.9 Anchorage 10.9 27.7
7.0 Gulkana 10.0 25.4
6.4 Homer 9.6 24.4
5.0 Seward 12.6 32.0
9.5 Talkeetna 22.1 56.1
14.2 Valdez 61.3 155.7

Southwest Alaska

Average snow for February
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
8.0 Bethel 6.9 17.5
13.0 Cold Bay 12.9 32.8
7.4 King Salmon 6.0 15.2
8.1 Kodiak 15.1 38.4
9.8 McGrath 13.1 33.3
5.7 Port Alsworth 12.1 30.7
13.1 St Paul Island 10.0 25.4
17.4 Shemya Island 13.8 35.1

Interior Alaska

Average total snowfall in February
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
7.9 Fairbanks 8.1 20.6
6.7 McKinley Park 8.4 21.3
6.6 Tanana 5.6 14.2
2.3 Tok 3.3 8.4

Far North Alaska

Average total snowfall in February
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
6.4 Barrow 2.6 6.6
10.3 Bettles 14.0 35.6
8.9 Kotzebue 9.6 24.4
9.8 Nome 12.2 31.0
3.0 Prudhoe Bay 2.3 5.8
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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