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Alaska’s Farmers’ Almanac – January

For those getting ideas ready and have that green thumb ready to go here are some dates to keep an eye out for as we pass through the rougher parts of winter. The overall temperatures to be looking at this month will be in the low negatives for the North and low 40’s for the South of Alaska. Overall though in all regions looking at the frigid weather with small snow fall of less than an inch in the North and a possible 6ins of rain in the South. This winter temperatures will be milder than normal, with the coldest periods in mid- to late January, late February, and early March.

CityLast Spring FrostFirst Fall Frost
Anchorage5/89/23
Fairbanks5/169/8
Juneau5/810/4
Nome6/118/31
These dates are for the light freeze of 29 degrees F to 32 degrees F