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

February weather forecast and Climate
Fairbanks, AK

February is severely cold in Fairbanks as the winter shows no signs of fading. The skies are gloomy with mild sunlight that lasts for 4 hours a day. The temperatures show wild variations due to temperature inversions and average in the range of -13°F (-25°C) to 10°F (-12.2°C).
Snowfall is 8" (203.2mm), which adds to the depth of the snowpack, but creates a perfect getaway for winter sports. Rainfall is scarce to the tune of 0.4" (10.2mm).
Long boots, mittens, hat, cover for nose and cheeks go well with the cold weather. Sleigh rides are a major attraction in Fairbanks in February!
  • The average high temperature in February: 10°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (72.7°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.1°F).

  • The average low temperature in February: -12.7°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (52.3°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-16.9°F).

  • The average humidity in February: 65.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (74.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (50.2%).

  • The average rainfall in February: 0.4"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (2.2").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0.3").

  • The average rainfall days in February: 6.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3.6 days).

  • The average snowfall in February: 8.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is November (13.2").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July and August (0").

  • The average snowfall days in February: 7.9 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is November (11.9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July and August (0 days).

  • The average daylight in February: 9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 21h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 4h).

  • The average sunshine in February: 4.3h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1.2h).

  • The average UV index in February: 0

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 4).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 0).