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Overcast and 61 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
<br /> Winds are Variable at 5.8 MPH (5 KT). The pressure is 1022.4 mb and the humidity is 60%. The wind chill is 61. Last Updated on Aug 9 2022, 1:53 pm AKDT.