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

February weather forecast and climate
Yakutat, AK

A beautiful panorama of the famous St Elias Mountain covered in snow and clouds, with a view of the Hubbard Glacier, Yakutat, Alaska
A beautiful panorama of the famous St Elias Mountain covered in snow and clouds, with a view of the Hubbard Glacier, Yakutat, Alaska
February, the last month of the winter, in Yakutat, is also a wintry month, with average temperature fluctuating between 36.3°F (2.4°C) and 23°F (-5°C).

Temperature

In Yakutat, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still cold 36.3°F (2.4°C). In February, in Yakutat, the average low-temperature is 23°F (-5°C).

Rainfall

In Yakutat, Alaska, during February, the rain falls for 18.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 10.9" (275.8mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Yakutat, there are 240 rainfall days, and 155.2" (3941.6mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

Months with snowfall in Yakutat are January through May, October through December. In February, in Yakutat, Alaska, it is snowing for 11 days. Throughout February, 28.2" (716.3mm) of snow is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Yakutat, there are 64 snowfall days, and 150.5" (3822.8mm) of snow is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

January through April, with an average ocean temperature of 42.8°F (6°C), are months with the coldest seawater.
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 February, the average length of the day in Yakutat is 9.3h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in February is 3h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in February is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a minimal health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In February, the average maximum UV index of 1 translate into the following recommendations:
Most people can stay in the Sun for up to 1 hour without burning, apart from children that always must be protected from sun exposure. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in February in Yakutat?

In February, in Yakutat, the average high-temperature is 36.3°F (2.4°C), and the average low-temperature is 23°F (-5°C).

How much does it rain in Yakutat in February?

In Yakutat, during February, the rain falls for 18.6 days and regularly aggregates up to 10.9" (275.8mm) of precipitation.

How much does it snow in Yakutat in February?

In Yakutat, Alaska, during February, snow falls for 11 days and regularly aggregates up to 28.2" (716.3mm) of snow.

What are the months with the coldest ocean in Yakutat?

January through April, with an average ocean temperature of 42.8°F (6°C), are months with the coldest seawater.

What is the water temperature in February in Yakutat?

In February, the average ocean temperature is 42.8°F (6°C). 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 average length of the day in February in Yakutat?

The average length of the day in February in Yakutat is 9.3h.

How long on average sun shines in February in Yakutat?

The average sunshine in February in Yakutat is 3h.

How high is the UV index in February in Yakutat?

The average daily maximum UV index in February in Yakutat is 1. A UV Index of 2, and less, symbolizes a low health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average high temperature in February: 36.3°F

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (60.6°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (33.7°F).

  • Average low temperature in February: 23°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (48.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22.4°F).

Average rainfall in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average rainfall in February: 10.9"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (22").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (6.4").

Average rainfall days in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average rainfall days in February: 18.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (24 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (17 days).

Average snowfall in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average snowfall in February: 28.2"

The month with the highest snowfall is January (31.3").
Months with the lowest snowfall are June, July, August and September (0").

Average snowfall days in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average snowfall days in February: 11 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is December (12.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average sea temperature in February: 43°F

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (57°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (43°F).

Average daylight in February / Average sunshine in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average daylight in February: 9.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 18.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 6.2h).

  • Average sunshine in February: 3h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 1h).

Average UV index in February - Yakutat, AK
  • Average UV index in February: 1

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 5).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 0).