Mendenhall Glacier (aka Auke Glacier)



Body or stream of ice moving outward and downslope from an area of accumulation; an area of relatively permanent snow or ice on the top or side of a mountain or mountainous area.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
58.4958333°, -134.5322222°
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2480 ft. (756 m.)

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Nearby Glaciers

Nearby Points of Interest

Glacier Grub Tower Land 1.8 mi
Mount Wrather Land 1.9 mi
Stroller White Mountain Land 2.2 mi
Mendenhall Towers Land 3.1 mi
McGinnis Mountain Land 3.8 mi

Nearby Photos

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Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is AUKE which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 42 feet (2,438 feet lower than Mendenhall Glacier). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 4.99" 30.7° 22.4°
February 3.83" 35.2° 24.8°
March 3.41" 40.9° 28.6°
April 3.00" 49.7° 33.7°
May 4.02" 57.5° 40.5°
June 4.27" 63.6° 46.7°
July 5.11" 66.1° 50.1°
August 6.45" 64.8° 49.4°
September 8.87" 57.3° 44.8°
October 9.41" 47.4° 38.4°
November 5.49" 37.5° 29.8°
December 5.23" 33.0° 25.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 99% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 60% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 96% of other locations on record.