Iqaluit Weather Records

Iqaluit, Nunavut weather averages and records from 1946–2022 based on data made available by the NOAA.
All-Time Recorded High
The highest temperature ever recorded in Iqaluit, Nunavut was 26.7 °C which occurred on July 21, 2008.
Highest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
All-Time Recorded Low
The lowest temperature ever recorded in Iqaluit, Nunavut was -45.6 °C which occurred on February 3, 1986.
Lowest Temperatures: All-Time By Year
Iqaluit Weather by Month
Averages based on the years 1991–2020
Month Average (°C) Record (°C) Average (cm)
High ☀️ Low 🌙 High ☀️ Low 🌙 Precipitation 💧
January -21.7 -29.6 3.9 -45.0 1.6
February -22.6 -30.7 5.7 -45.6 1.8
March -17.3 -27.1 4.2 -44.7 2.0
April -8.7 -17.9 7.2 -34.2 2.2
May -0.3 -6.1 13.3 -26.1 2.0
June 7.0 0.7 22.7 -10.2 4.4
July 12.0 4.2 26.7 -7.0 4.7
August 11.1 3.8 25.5 -2.5 5.7
September 5.6 0.3 18.3 -12.8 4.5
October -0.6 -5.8 9.1 -27.1 2.8
November -7.3 -14.4 5.6 -36.2 1.6
December -14.2 -22.4 3.7 -42.2 1.4
Entire year -4.7 -12.0 26.7 -45.6 35.8
More Iqaluit Weather Records
1946–2022
Highest daily low 12.7 °C July 22, 2010
Lowest daily high -41.1 °C January 24, 1953
Greatest daily range
(Difference of high and low)
34.4 °C January 13, 1966
Difference in high temperature
over two conscutive days
31.1 °C Jan 12–13, 1966
Most daily precipitation 6.8 cm June 18, 2000
Most monthly precipitation 20.9 cm November 2022
Most yearly precipitation 64.5 cm 1958
Earliest freeze July 1 2009
Latest freeze June 30 1972
Iqaluit Weather Streaks
Most consecutive days...
With precipitation 34 days Feb 16 – Mar 21, 2014
Without precipitation 58 days Nov 27, 2012 – Jan 23, 2013
Iqaluit Weather by Year
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2008–2022 Iqaluit Climate location
1946–2007 Iqaluit A location