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 Fast Facts
➨➨Population of Alaska: 741,894 (2016 est.)
➨➨Statehood granted: January 3, 1959
➨➨Area: 586,412 square miles or about 375,000,000 acres. Glaciers cover 29,000 square miles.
Weather Notes
Temp Averages
Jan July Anchorage 21°F 59°F Fairbanks -10°F 62°F
➨➨6,640 miles of coastline and 33,904 miles of shoreline
➨➨Alaska has an estimated 100,000 glaciers. There are more active glaciers and icefields in Alaska than
in the rest of the inhabited world.
Exchange Rate Chart (USD to CAD)
$1 US
10% 1.10 15% 1.15 20% 1.20 25% 1.25 30% 1.30 35% 1.35 40% 1.40 45% 1.45 50% 1.50
$5 US
5.50 5.75 6.00 6.25 6.50 6.75 7.00 7.25 7.50
$10 US
11.00 11.50 12.00 12.50 13.00 13.50 14.00 14.50 15.00
$20 US
22.00 23.00 24.00 25.00 26.00 27.00 28.00 29.00 30.00
50L
13.2Gal
50Gal
189.5L
$50 US
55.00 57.50 60.00 62.50 65.00 67.50 70.00 72.50 75.00
100L
26.4Gal
75Gal
284.3L
Fuel Conversion
1 Liter (L) = 0.264 US Gallons (Gal) 1L 5L 10L
0.3Gal 1.3Gal 2.6Gal
1 US Gallon (Gal) = 3.79 Liters (L) 1Gal 5Gal 10Gal 3.8L 18.9L 37.9L
Local Pronunciation
Aleut ............................................. AL-ee-oot Bering ...........................................BER-eeng Chitina .....................CHIT-nuh (common) Chugach ................................ CHOO-gach Juneau.............................................JOO-no Kenai .................................................. KEE-ny Katmai..............................................KAT-mie Knik........................................................K-NIK Kotzebue..............................KAHT-zi-byoo
Matanuska ................. mat-uh-NOO-skuh Ptarmigan.......................... TAHR-muh-gin Seward ............................................. SOO-rd Spenard..................................... spi-NAHRD Tlingit ...........................................KLING-kit Tok ........................................................ TOKE Turnagain................................. TRN-uh-gin Valdez.............................................val-DEEZ Yakutat ....................................... YA-koo-tat
Records
Sunshine
1992 hrs
Rain
16.6 in
Snow
74.5 in
Low High -39°F 86°F -66°F 94°F
10.8 in
65.0 in
2105 hrs
Frost-free days in Anchorage, average........................................................100 days Last frost..........................................................................................................Early June First frost ...................................................................................................... Late August
Typical Hours of Daylight
Anchorage Fairbanks
Jan 6.5 5.4 Feb 9.0 8.6 Mar 11.8 11.9 Apr 14.7 15.4 May 17.0 18.9 Jun 19.1 21.3
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Jul 18.4 Aug 15.9 Sep 14.0 Oct 10.0 Nov 7.2 Dec 5.5
Fairbanks
20.1 16.8 12.2
9.8 6.3 4.0
$100 US
110.00 115.00 120.00 125.00 130.00 135.00 140.00 145.00 150.00
250L
66.0Gal
100Gal
379.0L
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