Winter Climate Summary

 

 

.THE 2012 WINTER SEASON WAS MUCH WARMER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL AT DULUTH MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THE WINTER SEASON WAS 21.1 DEGREES WHICH IS
7.8 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 13.3 DEGREES. THIS WAS THE 5TH
WARMEST METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD AT DULUTH. 2.33 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION WAS REPORTED FOR THE SEASON WHICH IS 0.65 INCHES BELOW THE
NORMAL OF 2.98 INCHES. THIS RANKS AS THE 48TH DRIEST WINTER SEASON ON RECORD.
32.9 INCHES OF SNOW DURING THE WINTER. THIS WAS 16.6 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL
OF 49.5 INCHES. THIS TIES FOR THE 48TH LEAST SNOWIEST WINTER SEASON ON RECORD
AT DULUTH.

.THE 2012 WINTER SEASON WAS MUCH WARMER THAN NORMAL WITH NEAR AVERAGE
PRECIPITATION AT INTERNATIONAL FALLS MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR THE WINTER SEASON WAS 17.4 DEGREES WHICH IS
9.3 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 8.1 DEGREES. THIS WAS THE 2ND WARMEST
METEOROLOGICAL WINTER ON RECORD AT INTERNATIONAL FALLS. 2.03 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION WAS RECORDED FOR THE SEASON WHICH IS 0.03 INCHES ABOVE THE
NORMAL OF 2.00 INCHES. THIS RANKS AS THE 53RD WETTEST WINTER SEASON ON RECORD.
37.2 INCHES OF SNOW FELL FOR THE WINTER SEASON WHICH IS 3.6 INCHES BELOW
THE NORMAL OF 40.8 INCHES. THIS WAS THE 58TH LEAST SNOWIEST WINTER SEASON
ON RECORD AT INTERNATIONAL FALLS.



Return to News Archive

USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.