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

December weather forecast and climate
Prudhoe Bay, AK

December, the first month of the winter, in Prudhoe Bay, is a dangerously cold month, with average temperature fluctuating between -20°F (-28.9°C) and -8°F (-22.2°C).

Temperature

In Prudhoe Bay, the average high-temperature decreases, from an arctic cold 1°F (-17.2°C) in November, to a life-threatening cold -8°F (-22.2°C). In Prudhoe Bay, in December, the average low-temperature is -20°F (-28.9°C).

Rainfall

In Prudhoe Bay, in December, 0.1" (2.5mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated. During the entire year, Prudhoe Bay aggregates up to 3" (77.1mm) of precipitation.

Snowfall

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

Daylight

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

What is the temperature in December in Prudhoe Bay?

The average high-temperature, in December, is -8°F (-22.2°C), while the average low-temperature is -20°F (-28.9°C).

How much does it rain in Prudhoe Bay in December?

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

How much does it snow in Prudhoe Bay in December?

During December, Prudhoe Bay regularly aggregates up to 2.1" (53.1mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Prudhoe Bay?

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

How many hours of daylight does Prudhoe Bay have in December?

In December, the average length of the day in Prudhoe Bay is 0h.
Average temperature in December - Prudhoe Bay, 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 - Prudhoe Bay, 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 - Prudhoe Bay, 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 - Prudhoe Bay, 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).