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December Weather In Fairbanks  
December Fairbanks Weather
Record High: 44°F
Normal High: 3°F
Normal Low: -15°F
Record Low: -62°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.74"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 0.94"
Avg Monthly Snow: 12.5"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 12.9"

Fairbanks Weather In December

The highest recorded temperature in December for Fairbanks for the past 59 years was 44 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on December 25, 1985, while the regular high temperature is 3. The lowest measured temperature in Fairbanks for the last 59 years in December was -62 registered on December 26, 1961, and the average low daily temperature is -15.

United States National Weather Service historical Fairbanks December Weather data shows that on December 23, 1961, the high temperature did not exceed -55 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Fairbanks in the past 59 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on December 28, 1985, the low for the day was not measured below 30 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Fairbanks in the last 59 years.

Fairbanks normally receives an average of 0.74 inches of rain during December. According to December Fairbanks Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in December was 0.94 inches on December 28, 1990. Fairbanks receives an average of 12.5 inches of snow in December.On December 27, 1965 Fairbanks received 12.9 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in December.