Anchorage - Recent February Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the February weather in Anchorage, Alaska was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives February data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many hot or cold days occurred each February. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed this month during recent years, as well as how often Anchorage had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at the Ted Stevens International Airport near downtown Anchorage.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

February temperature averages by year in Anchorage
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
26 12 2018 -3 -11
25 13 2017 -4 -10
36 25 2016 2 -4
31 20 2015 -1 -7
25 13 2014 -4 -11
31 21 2013 -1 -6
31 20 2012 -1 -7
24 10 2011 -4 -12
31 21 2010 -1 -6
Number of days in February when the temperature in Anchorage dropped to at least 0 or 32 degrees Fahrenheit
Year 0 °F
-18 °C
32 °F
0 °C
2018 3 28
2017 3 28
2016 0 29
2015 0 24
2014 1 28
2013 0 28
2012 0 29
2011 6 28
2010 1 26

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Anchorage during February in each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.01 inches (0.3 millimeters) or more.

Total precipitation for February in Anchorage
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
14 2018 2.3 58
12 2017 1.0 25
3 2016 0.3 8
7 2015 0.7 18
9 2014 0.4 11
15 2013 1.1 29
11 2012 1.6 41
7 2011 0.7 19
6 2010 0.9 22

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Anchorage for February and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
8 2018 25.4 65
7 2017 19.6 50
1 2016 1.8 5
0 2015 1.1 3
2 2014 9.9 25
6 2013 16.5 42
6 2012 27.8 71
2 2011 8.5 22
4 2010 15.6 40
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Month, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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