Anchorage is in the southern part of Alaska.Look how far Alaskais from New Jersey!
The climate in Anchorage iscold in the winter, fall, andearly spring. Anchorage is inthe Continental polar area.Anchorage gets snow inOctober and it goes away inmid-April. Their annual snowfall is about 70 inches! Thetemperature is sometimes inthe negatives! In mid-spring Anchorage can get nice and warm. Usually the temperature is around 60 ° to 70°F.
Anchorage is in the westof the Rocky Mountainsand has a North Pacificcoastal climatethatcarries warmer air tosouth and southcentralparts of Alaska.Anchorage is near theCook Inlet which leadsto the Gulf of Alaska.
Anchorage has awarmer climate thanmost of Alaskabecause it is warmedby the Pacific Oceanand the warmer airgets trapped by theChugach Mountainsand Alaska Range.
The high has gotten lower sincethe early part of the month. Onthe first day, it was around 30°Fand at the end of the month itwas about 20°F. 35 Low & High Temperatures in Ancorage Alaska for 30 November, 2012The low has gotten lower since 25the beginning of the month, too. 20On the first day, it was about 15 Degrees F15°F and at the end of the month 10 Low Highit was -9°F! 5 0 -5In the beginning of the month -10the high and low were relatively -15 Dateclose but at the end of themonth they were much fartherapart. The weather is growing alot colder because it’s winterand that’s when it gets colder.