Anchorage
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

November weather forecast and climate
Anchorage, AK

Wintertime in Anchorage, Alaska, with mountains blanketed in snow
Wintertime in Anchorage, Alaska, with mountains blanketed in snow
The last month of the autumn, November, is also a subzero cold month in Anchorage, Alaska, with average temperature fluctuating between 32°F (0°C) and 28°F (-2.2°C).

Temperature

In Anchorage, the average high-temperature in November drops, from a wintry 41.7°F (5.4°C) in October, to a subzero cold 28°F (-2.2°C). The average low-temperature, in Anchorage, is 32°F (0°C).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Anchorage is 77%.

Rainfall

In Anchorage, Alaska, during November, the rain falls for 9.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.02" (26mm) of precipitation. In Anchorage, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139.9 days and collects up to 12.6" (320mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, September through December are months with snowfall in Anchorage, Alaska. In Anchorage, in November, during 8.5 snowfall days, 3.46" (88mm) of snow is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Anchorage, there are 59.3 snowfall days, and 23.5" (597mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In Anchorage, in November, the average water temperature is 43°F (6.1°C).
Note: At temperatures below 50°F (10°C), swimming in a suitably protected swimsuit is feasible; otherwise, cold shock and loss of breathing control are imminent. Even a short swim, without thermal protection, at temperatures around 55.4°F (13°C) is not comfortable.

Daylight

In Anchorage, the average length of the day in November is 7.2h.

Sunshine

In November, the average sunshine is 4.6h.

UV index

In November, the average daily maximum UV index is 2. A UV Index estimate of 2, and below, represents a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 2 transform into the following instructions:
People with sensitive skin, children, and babies should always be protected from prolonged sun exposure. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in November in Anchorage?

In Anchorage, in November, the average high-temperature is 28°F (-2.2°C), and the average low-temperature is 32°F (0°C).

What is the average humidity in November in Anchorage?

In Anchorage, the average relative humidity in November is 77%.

How many days does it rain in November in Anchorage?

In Anchorage, in November, it is raining for 9.5 days, with typically 1.02" (26mm) of accumulated precipitation.

How much does it snow in Anchorage in November?

In November, it is snowing for 8.5 days. Throughout November, 3.46" (88mm) of snow is accumulated.

How cold is the water in November in Anchorage?

In Anchorage, in November, the average water temperature is 43°F (6.1°C). Swimming in 43°F (6.1°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

How many hours of daylight does Anchorage have in November?

The average length of the day in November is 7.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Anchorage have in November?

The average sunshine in November is 4.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in November in Anchorage?

The average daily maximum UV index in November is 2. A UV Index value of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average high temperature in November: 28°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (61.9°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.3°F).

  • Average low temperature in November: 0°F

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (0°F).

Average humidity in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average humidity in November: 77%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (68%).

Average rainfall in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average rainfall in November: 1.02"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (1.93").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is May (0.55").

Average rainfall days in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average rainfall days in November: 9.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (7 days).

Average snowfall in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average snowfall in November: 3.46"

The month with the highest snowfall is December (5.51").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

Average snowfall days in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average snowfall days in November: 8.5 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (11.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average sea temperature in November: 43°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (53.1°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (35.8°F).

Average daylight in November / Average sunshine in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average daylight in November: 7.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 19.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 5.6h).

  • Average sunshine in November: 4.6h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.8h).

Average UV index in November - Anchorage, AK
  • Average UV index in November: 2

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
The month with the lowest UV index is February (UV index 1).