Average Temperatures for Alaska in May





Average temperatures for May at communities and other locations throughout Alaska are listed below in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

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

The tables give the normals for maximum and minimum temperatures based on weather data collected from 1991 to 2020 by the US National Centers for Environmental Information.

Southeast Alaska

Average May temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
59 45 Annette Island 15 7
54 39 Glacier Bay 12 4
59 41 Haines 15 5
58 40 Juneau 14 5
57 43 Ketchikan 14 6
53 43 Sitka 12 6
58 43 Skagway 15 6
58 44 Wrangell 14 7
54 38 Yakutat 12 3

South - Central Alaska

Average daily temperatures in May
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
56 40 Anchorage 14 4
58 33 Gulkana 15 1
54 38 Homer 12 3
53 39 Seward 12 4
59 37 Talkeetna 15 3
56 40 Valdez 13 4

Southwest Alaska

May temperatures: daily averages
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
52 34 Bethel 11 1
47 36 Cold Bay 8 2
55 36 King Salmon 13 2
52 40 Kodiak 11 4
59 38 McGrath 15 3
59 39 Port Alsworth 15 4
41 32 St Paul Island 5 0

Interior Alaska

Average May temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
62 39 Fairbanks 17 4
55 31 McKinley Park 13 0
59 33 Tanana 15 1
61 31 Tok 16 -1

Far North Alaska

Average May temperatures
High °F Low °F Place High °C Low °C
27 19 Barrow -3 -8
56 34 Bettles 13 1
39 27 Kotzebue 4 -3
44 31 Nome 6 -1
Reference

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

Alaska Temperatures
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