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

December weather forecast and climate
Kaktovik, AK

The first month of the winter, December, is a life-threatening cold month in Kaktovik, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average low of -20°F (-28.9°C) and an average high of -8°F (-22.2°C).

Temperature

In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a polar cold 1°F (-17.2°C) in November, to a dangerously cold -8°F (-22.2°C). In December, the average low-temperature is -20°F (-28.9°C).

Rainfall

During December, Kaktovik regularly aggregates up to 0.1" (2.5mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, 3" (77.1mm) of rain is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through June, August through December are months with snowfall. In Kaktovik, 2.1" (53.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated. In Kaktovik, during the entire year, snow aggregates up to 23.7" (602.8mm).

Daylight

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 0h of daylight.

What is the temperature in December in Kaktovik?

In December, the average high-temperature is -8°F (-22.2°C), and the average low-temperature is -20°F (-28.9°C).

How much does it rain in Kaktovik in December?

In Kaktovik, Alaska, in December, 0.1" (2.5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How much does it snow in Kaktovik in December?

In Kaktovik, in December, 2.1" (53.1mm) of snow is typically accumulated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kaktovik?

With an average of 0h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Kaktovik.

What is the average length of the day in December in Kaktovik?

In Kaktovik, the average length of the day in December is 0h.
Average temperature in December - Kaktovik, AK
  • Average high temperature in December: -8°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (54°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (-13°F).

  • Average low temperature in December: -20°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (39°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (-27°F).

Average rainfall in December - Kaktovik, AK
  • Average rainfall in December: 0.1"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (0.8").
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0").

Average snowfall in December - Kaktovik, AK
  • Average snowfall in December: 2.1"

The month with the highest snowfall is October (8.1").
The month with the lowest snowfall is July (0").

Average daylight in December - Kaktovik, AK
  • Average daylight in December: 0h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 24h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 0h).