Community Wind

Wind turbine in Toksook Bay, Alaska

How windy was your community in the last 35 years, and how much windier might it get?

This tool shows recorded hourly wind data for 67 Alaska communities, 1980–2014.

Choose a location from a map or list. From here, you can see monthly wind speeds—plus monthly and yearly wind speed and direction—for that location.

The tool also shows modeled winds for 1980–2099.

Graph and data downloads available.

Explore wind conditions in your community

Tool Details

Created by:

  • Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy (ACCAP)
  • Scenarios Network for Alaska + Arctic Planning (SNAP)

Collaborators:

  • International Arctic Research Center (IARC)

Funded by:

  • Alaska Center for Climate Assessment and Policy (ACCAP)