Talkeetna, Alaska, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Talkeetna, Alaska, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Talkeetna, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Talkeetna, Alaska, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Talkeetna, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Talkeetna, Alaska, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Talkeetna, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently get worn. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Talkeetna, Alaska, United States of America by month

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January

January in Talkeetna can be bitter cold and somewhat snowy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. It also snows about a third of the time. But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 70% to 80% range on average.

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February

February in Talkeetna is biting cold and somewhat snowy. The snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C) to high 20s F (single digits below 0 C), although night temperatures can dip into the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

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March

March in Talkeetna is frosty. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows regularly.

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April

April is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows occasionally.

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May

If you vacation in Talkeetna during May, you will probably see that it is cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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June

June in Talkeetna is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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July

July for Talkeetna is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

In August, Talkeetna is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Talkeetna, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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September

September in Talkeetna can be chilly and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) to 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

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October

If you are traveling to Talkeetna in October, you will notice that it is cold and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time and snow occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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November

November for Talkeetna can be bitter cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time and snows 5-10 days this month.

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December

In December, Talkeetna can be dangerously cold, somewhat snowy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C) range. At night, lows are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C). This is also a rainy time for Talkeetna, with several of the days of the month having rain. In December, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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Activities for Talkeetna, Alaska, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Talkeetna.

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