Christmas Day Climate Information

Christmas Day in Aberdeen, SD
(Period of Record 1896-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
23 F
Warmest High Temperature
51 F
1999
Coldest High Temperature
- 10 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
3 F
Warmest Low Temperature
29 F
1959
Coldest Low Temperature
- 25 F
1996
Average Temperature
13 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
36 F
1959
Coldest Average Temperature
- 18 F
1996
Precipitation
0.02"
Wettest
0.36"
1950
Snowfall
0.2"
Snowiest
5.1"
1950
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
20"
1996
The weather for the past five Christmas Days
Date
High
Low
Precip
Snowfall
Remarks
2012
7
-16
0.01
0.2
Turning cloudy w/light snow late
2011
44
17
0.00
0.0
Sunny skies with a west wind
2010
19
13
Trace
Trace
Cloudy with flurries
2009
25
 7
0.29
5.0
Blizzard conditions
2008
27
 -2
0.00
0.0
Sunny with southerly winds
 
 
Christmas Day in Pierre, SD
(Period of Record 1892-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
30 F
Warmest High Temperature
56 F
1999
Coldest High Temperature
 - 6 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
10 F
Warmest Low Temperature
33 F
1999
Coldest Low Temperature
- 16 F
1983
Average Temperature
20 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
45 F
1999
Coldest Average Temperature
- 8 F
1996
Precipitation
0.02"
Wettest
0.48"
2009
Snowfall
0.2"
Snowiest
7.8"
2009
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
27"
1951
The weather for the past five Christmas Days
Date
High
Low
Precip
Snowfall
Remarks
2012
9
-7
0.01
0.1
Mostly cloudy with light snow
2011
47
23
0.00
0.0
Sunny with southerly winds
2010
21
17
0.00
0.0
Overcast with southerly winds
2009
18
 3
0.48
7.8
Blizzard conditions
2008
28
 1
0.00
0.0
Sunny with southeasterly winds
 
 
Christmas Day in Mobridge, SD
(Period of Record 1911-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
26 F
Warmest High Temperature
51 F
1963, 1999
Coldest High Temperature
- 10 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
6 F
Warmest Low Temperature
30 F
2003
Coldest Low Temperature
- 17 F
1996
Average Temperature
16 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
40 F
1999
Coldest Average Temperature
- 14 F
1996
Precipitation
0.02"
Wettest
0.23"
2009
Snowfall
0.2"
Snowiest
6.4"
2009
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
27"
1996
The weather for the past five Christmas Days
Date
High
Low
Precip
Snowfall
Remarks
2012
12
-9
0.02
0.2
Cloudy with light snow
2011
44
17
0.00
0.0
Sunny with southerly winds
2010
19
15
Trace
Trace
Cloudy with light snow
2009
18
 3
0.23
6.4
Blizzard conditions
2008
23
- 4
0.00
0.0
Sunny with southerly winds
 
 
 
Christmas Day in Watertown, SD
(Period of Record 1898-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
23 F
Warmest High Temperature
49 F
1943
Coldest High Temperature
- 9 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
5 F
Warmest Low Temperature
31 F
1994
Coldest Low Temperature
- 24 F
1902
Average Temperature
14 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
37 F
1994
Coldest Average Temperature
- 17 F
1902
Precipitation
0.02"
Wettest
0.24"
2009
Snowfall
0.2"
Snowiest
5.8"
2009
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
16"
2009, 2010
The weather for the past five Christmas Days
Date
High
Low
Precip
Snowfall
Remarks
2012
3
-13
0.00
0.0
Mostly clear with northerly winds
2011
41
24
0.00
0.0
Sunny with NW to SW winds
2010
14
-6
Trace
Trace
Mostly cloudy with light Snow
2009
29
 5
0.24
5.8
Blizzard conditions
2008
25
 0
0.00
0.00
Sunny with southeasterly winds
 
 
Christmas Day in Sisseton, SD
(Period of Record 1900-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
24 F
Warmest High Temperature
54 F
1994
Coldest High Temperature
- 12 F
1935
Minimum Temperature
5 F
Warmest Low Temperature
40 F
1994
Coldest Low Temperature
- 20 F
1902
Average Temperature
14 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
47 F
1994
Coldest Average Temperature
- 13 F
1996
Precipitation
0.01"
Wettest
0.55"
2009
Snowfall
0.3"
Snowiest
13.9"
2009
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
22"
2009
 
 
Christmas Day in Timber Lake, SD
(Period of Record 1911-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
28 F
Warmest High Temperature
53 F
1963
Coldest High Temperature
- 10 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
8 F
Warmest Low Temperature
33 F
1994
Coldest Low Temperature
- 22 F
1983
Average Temperature
18 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
42 F
1963
Coldest Average Temperature
- 15 F
1996
Precipitation
0.01"
Wettest
1.00"
1916
Snowfall
0.2”
Snowiest
10.0"
2009
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
30"
1996
 
 
Christmas Day in Kennebec, SD
(Period of Record 1893-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
31 F
Warmest High Temperature
62 F
1928
Coldest High Temperature
- 5 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
10 F
Warmest Low Temperature
34 F
1994
Coldest Low Temperature
- 18 F
1983
Average Temperature
20 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
44 F
1999
Coldest Average Temperature
- 11 F
1996
Precipitation
0.01"
Wettest
0.50"
2009
Snowfall
0.2"
Snowiest
12.0"
2009
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
23"
1996
 
 
Christmas Day in Wheaton, MN
(Period of Record 1914-2012)
Normals
Records
Maximum Temperature
20 F
Warmest High Temperature
49 F
1999
Coldest High Temperature
- 8 F
1996
Minimum Temperature
3 F
Warmest Low Temperature
37 F
1953
Coldest Low Temperature
- 28 F
1914
Average Temperature
12 F
 
Warmest Average Temperature
41 F
1994
Coldest Average Temperature
- 17 F
1914
Precipitation
0.02"
Wettest
0.45"
1942
Snowfall
0.4”
Snowiest
3.9"
2009
Snow Depth
at 7 AM
 
Most Snow on Ground at 7 AM
17"
1927


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