Saint Lazaria National Wildlife Refuge



Place or area set aside for recreation or preservation of a cultural or natural resource and under some form of government administration; not including National or State forests or Reserves.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Mines, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
56.9855556°, -135.6991667°
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Nearby Cities

Sitka, AK 15 mi
Baranof, AK 33 mi
Chatham, AK 46 mi
Angoon, AK 55 mi
Tenakee Springs, AK 58 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Saint Lazaria Islands Land 0.2 mi
Saint Lazaria Wilderness Land 0.4 mi
Lava Island Land 1.4 mi
Liesnoi Island Land 1.9 mi
Goloi Island Land 1.9 mi

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 SITKA JAPONSKI AP which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 14 feet (14 feet higher than Saint Lazaria National Wildlife Refuge). 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 8.02" 39.0° 30.7°
February 6.22" 40.7° 31.5°
March 5.93" 43.5° 33.2°
April 4.67" 48.5° 36.7°
May 4.38" 53.2° 41.7°
June 3.28" 57.7° 47.1°
July 3.85" 61.0° 51.5°
August 6.30" 62.1° 52.2°
September 11.16" 58.2° 47.8°
October 14.14" 50.5° 41.6°
November 9.17" 43.5° 35.1°
December 9.01" 40.2° 32.4°

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 78% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 98% of other locations on record.