Nome
Alaska, USA
Long-term weather forecast
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Monthly weather forecast and climate
Nome, AK

Broken trees, a small river, and shrubs afar in the historical gold rush site of Nome Creek, Alaska, in the White Mountains
Broken trees, a small river, and shrubs afar in the historical gold rush site of Nome Creek, Alaska, in the White Mountains
January, the same as December, is another frigid cold winter month in Nome, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between max 13.1°F (-10.5°C) and min -2.7°F (-19.3°C). With an average high-temperature of 13.1°F (-10.5°C) and an average low-temperature of -2.7°F (-19.3°C), January is the coldest month. Weather in January »
February, the last month of the winter, in Nome, is a freezing cold month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 15.4°F (-9.2°C) and an average low of -0.6°F (-18.1°C). In February, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in January - a subzero cold 15.4°F (-9.2°C). Weather in February »

The first month of the spring, March, is also a subzero cold month in Nome, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average high of 18.5°F (-7.5°C) and an average low of 2.1°F (-16.6°C). In March, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in February - a still subzero cold 18.5°F (-7.5°C). Weather in March »

April, like March, is a freezing cold spring month in Nome, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between min 13.5°F (-10.3°C) and max 27.5°F (-2.5°C). In Nome, the average high-temperature in April rises, from a subzero cold 18.5°F (-7.5°C) in March, to a still freezing cold 27.5°F (-2.5°C). Weather in April »

The last month of the spring, May, is a frosty month in Nome, Alaska, with temperature in the range of an average high of 43.2°F (6.2°C) and an average low of 30.6°F (-0.8°C). In May, the average high-temperature significantly increases, from a subzero cold 27.5°F (-2.5°C) in April, to a frosty 43.2°F (6.2°C). Weather in May »

June, the first month of the summer, in Nome, is a fresh month, with average temperature varying between 40.6°F (4.8°C) and 54.9°F (12.7°C). In Nome, Alaska, the average high-temperature in June rises, from a frosty 43.2°F (6.2°C) in May, to a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C). Weather in June »

July in Nome, Alaska, is a moderate summer month, with average temperature ranging between min 46.2°F (7.9°C) and max 58.3°F (14.6°C). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 58.3°F (14.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 46.2°F (7.9°C). Weather in July »

August, the last month of the summer, in Nome, is also a moderate month, with average temperature varying between 55.9°F (13.3°C) and 44.2°F (6.8°C). In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still mild 55.9°F (13.3°C). Weather in August »

September, the first month of the autumn, in Nome, is also a frosty month, with average temperature fluctuating between 36.9°F (2.7°C) and 48.7°F (9.3°C). In Nome, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a moderate 55.9°F (13.3°C) in August, to a chilly 48.7°F (9.3°C). Weather in September »

October, the same as September, is another cold autumn month in Nome, Alaska, with average temperature varying between 23°F (-5°C) and 34.5°F (1.4°C). In Nome, the average high-temperature decreases, from a chilly 48.7°F (9.3°C) in September, to a cold 34.5°F (1.4°C). Weather in October »

The last month of the autumn, November, is another freezing cold month in Nome, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between max 23.2°F (-4.9°C) and min 10.8°F (-11.8°C). In November, the average high-temperature drops, from a wintry 34.5°F (1.4°C) in October, to a freezing cold 23.2°F (-4.9°C). Weather in November »

The first month of the winter, December, is also a subzero cold month in Nome, Alaska, with average temperature ranging between max 16.9°F (-8.4°C) and min 2.1°F (-16.6°C). In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a freezing cold 23.2°F (-4.9°C) in November, to a still subzero cold 16.9°F (-8.4°C). Weather in December »

What is the coldest month in Nome?

January is the coldest month in Nome, with an average high-temperature of 13.1°F (-10.5°C) and an average low-temperature of -2.7°F (-19.3°C).

How many days does it rain in Nome?

In Nome, during the entire year, the rain falls for 132.5 days and collects up to 16.8" (426.9mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow in Nome?

January through June, September through December are months with snowfall.

How many days does it snow in Nome?

In Nome, Alaska, during the entire year, snow falls for 72.7 days, and aggregates up to 75.7" (1922.7mm) of snow.

When is the ocean coldest in Nome?

January through April, with an average ocean temperature of 28.9°F (-1.7°C), are months with the coldest seawater in Nome. For swimming, this is considered life-threatening and very dangerous. The water feels painfully cold, and hyperventilation quickly occurs. A specialized swimsuit is mandatory to reduce thermal damage.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Nome?

Months with the lowest UV index in Nome are January, February, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 0.

What is the least humid month in Nome?

February is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 69.4%.

What is the driest month in Nome?

The month with the least rainfall in Nome, Alaska, is March when the rain falls for 8.6 days and typically collects 0.6" (16.5mm) of precipitation.

What month has the most sunshine in Nome?

May has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 9.4h of sunshine.

When are the longest days in Nome?

June has the longest days of the year in Nome, with an average of 21.2h of daylight.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Nome?

Months with the highest UV index are June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 4.

What is the warmest month in Nome?

The warmest month in Nome is July, with an average high-temperature of 58.3°F (14.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 46.2°F (7.9°C).

What is the most humid month in Nome?

August is the most humid month in Nome, Alaska, with an average relative humidity of 79.7%.

What is the rainiest month in Nome?

The month with the most rainfall in Nome is August when the rain falls for 15.5 days and typically aggregates up to 3.2" (81.8mm) of precipitation.

What is the month with the warmest ocean in Nome?

With an average ocean temperature of 52.5°F (11.4°C), August is the month with the warmest seawater in Nome, Alaska. 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.

What is the snowiest month in Nome?

December is the month with the most snowfall in Nome. Snow falls for 12.1 days and accumulates 14.5" (368.3mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Nome?

With an average of 4.2h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Nome?

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 1.7h of sunshine.
Average temperature - Nome, AK
Average humidity - Nome, AK

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (69.4%).

Average rainfall - Nome, AK
Average rainfall days - Nome, AK

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April and June (8.5 days).

Average snowfall days - Nome, AK

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.1 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature - Nome, AK

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (52.5°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are March and April (28.9°F).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Nome, AK
Average UV index - Nome, AK