How cold does it get on Denali?
Winters can be extremely cold with temperatures ranging from -40 degrees Fahrenheit and colder, to high 20s on warm days. This kind of extreme cold typically begins by late October or early November, and runs through March.
How cold is it in Denali in June?
Denali National Park Weather and Temperature Averages
|Denali National Park Monthly Weather Statistics|
|March||26 F (-3 C)||12.7 hours|
|April||39 F (4 C)||16.2 hours|
|May||54 F (12 C)||19.9 hours|
|June||65 F (18 C)||22.4 hours|
How many bodies are on Denali?
The NPS has recorded 123 fatalities on Denali since 1932. The most common cause of death is climbing falls, followed by exposure, avalanches and acute altitude illness. “It’s a very rigorous climb,” Gualtieri said. 208 climbers are on the mountain, according to NPS logs.
Is there snow on Denali year round?
Denali’s landscape spans from 62 to 64 degrees north latitud, where short winter days and a low sun angle help retain any snow that falls on the ground. There are places in the park, in the upper elevations of the Alaska Range (other than glaciers), that are snow covered year round.