Iqaluit monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Iqaluit

    Iqaluit average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Iqaluit (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C -23.2 -24.2 -20.5 -11.5 -2.1 5.4 10.5 9 3.6 -3.1 -9.9 -19.2
    °F -9.8 -11.6 -4.9 11.3 28.2 41.7 50.8 48.2 38.5 26.4 14.2 -2.6

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Iqaluit (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 22 21 20 25 27 36 59 62 49 40 33 22
    inches 0.9 0.8 0.8 1 1 1.4 2.3 2.4 1.9 1.6 1.3 0.8
    Rainy days 11 11 11 12 12 11 12 15 14 16 14 12
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Iqaluit

    Average daily sunshine Iqaluit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 1.7 4.1 6.2 8.4 3.3 0 3.8 6 3.4 2.2 2 1.1
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Iqaluit (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C -31.2 -32.6 -29.7 -20.8 -8.9 -0.8 2.8 2.5 -1.4 -8.6 -17.5 -27.2
    Max °C -23.1 -24 -20.3 -11.3 -2 5.6 10.7 9.2 3.8 -3 -9.7 -19.1
    Min °F -24.1 -26.7 -21.5 -5.4 16.1 30.7 37 36.4 29.6 16.5 0.5 -16.9
    Max °F -16.8 -18.9 -13 3.2 22.3 36.3 44.1 42.4 34.2 21.6 7.5 -9.6
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Iqaluit in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C -1.5 -1.6 -1.6 -1.4 -0.8 0.5 2.1 2.8 2.2 0.8 -0.1 -0.8
    °F 29.4 29.1 29.1 29.4 30.6 32.9 35.7 37.1 36 33.5 31.9 30.5
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Iqaluit (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 16 16 14 17 18 16 13 14 16 18 18 15
    mph 10 10 9 11 11 10 8 9 10 11 11 9

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Iqaluit
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    68% 68% 68% 74% 79% 76% 75% 78% 80% 80% 77% 72%

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Iqaluit weather stats

Iqaluit weather statistics
Hottest month: July 10.5°C 50.9°F
Driest month: March 20mm 0.8ins
Sunniest month: April 8.4hrs
Coldest month: February -24.2°C -11.6°F
Wettest month: August 62mm 2.4ins
Warmest sea: August 2.8°C 37°F
Map showing location of Iqaluit (63.75059, -68.51449)

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