Figure 1: McCook Thanksgiving Day Temps
Figure 2: McCook Thanksgiving Day High Temperature Distribution
Figure 3: McCook Thanksgiving Day Low Temperature Distribution
Figure 4: McCook Thanksgiving Day Snowfall
Figure 5: McCook Thanksgiving Day Snow Depth


McCook Thanksgiving Day Climatology

Period of Record 103 Years: 1909-2011

Missing: 1910, 1918, 1920, 1967, 1968, 1971 and 1978

Temperature Information

Record High 72°F (1932 & 1960)
Record Low -6°F (1952)
Coldest High Temperature
5°F (1919)
Warmest Low Temperature
46°F (1963)
Average High
(Period of Record)
49°F
Average Low
(Period of Record)
22°F
30 year Normal High
(1981-2010)
44°F
30 year Normal Low
(1981-2010)
19°F
Running 30 year Normal High
(1982-2011)
45°F
Running 30 year Normal Low
(1982-2011)
19°F

McCook Thanksgiving Day High & Low Temps

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Distribution of High Temperatures in 10 Degree Fahrenheit Ranges

McCook Thanksgiving Day High Temp Distribution

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Distribution of Low Temperatures in 10 Degree Fahrenheit Ranges

McCook Thanksgiving Day Low Temp Distribution

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Precipitation Information

Greatest Precipitation 0.85” (1928)
Greatest Snowfall 8.5” (1928)
Precipitation

16 of 96 years
16.7
%

Measurable Precipitation
(more than a Trace)
7 of 96 years
7.3%
Snowfall 8 of 96 years
8.3%
Measurable Snowfall
(more than a Trace)
5 of 96 years
5.2%
Greatest Snow Depth 19” (1975)
“White” Thanksgiving
(Snow Depth of 1” or more)
10 of 96 years
10.4%

McCook Thanksgiving Day Snowfall

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McCook Thanksgiving Day Snow Depth

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Updated May 10, 2012 by Chris Foltz
Forecaster, NWS Goodland


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