Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time, and no place is experiencing more extreme impacts than the Arctic. The University of Alaska Fairbanks is making it…
Snowy in Nome, cold in northern Alaska and Canada, and warmer and wet in southern Alaska and Canada.
Dry and cold in the north, warm and wet in the south
Northern Alaska was warm, central Alaska was snowy, Yukon and NWT was dry and BC was wet.
While wildfires burned across Siberia, Alaska and the Canadian North experienced very little wildfire activity. Wildfires in Yukon and Northwest Territories burned a combined 32,600 hectares , their lowest seasonal total since 1988. Alaska had the lowest area burned since 2002.