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2013 Climate Summary for Lander - Hunt Field
  • 7th Snowiest Year on Record (P.O.R. 1892-2013)
  • 2nd Number of Days with 90 Degree or Higher Temperatures on Record

  • 4th Warmest August on Record
  • 4th Wettest September, 5th Wettest October on Record
  • 6th Snowiest April and October on Record
Temperature °F   Wind   Precipitation   Snowfall
 
Temperature °F
Element Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
 Average High  30.2 34.5 48.7 50.5 67.4 83.3 90.3 89.1 72.3 51.1 46.1 31.9 58.0
 Mean High (1981-2010 Normals) 33.1 36.5 47.4 56.4 66.5 77.5 86.8 85.0 72.8 58.5 42.8 31.8 58.0
 Average Low 6.7
12.4
23.4
25.7
42.4
50.2
58.1
57.3
48.6
29.9
20.4

8.4

32.0
 Mean Low (1981-2010 Normals) 10.2 13.9 23.6 31.3 40.1 48.4 55.6 54.3 44.4 32.7 19.7 9.6 32.1
 Average Temperature  18.5 23.4
36.1
38.1
54.9
 66.7 74.2
73.2
60.5
40.5
33.3
20.1
45.0
 Mean Temp (1981-2010 Normals) 21.7 25.2 35.5 43.9 53.3 63.0 71.2 69.6 58.6 45.6 31.2 20.7 45.1
 Departure from Normal -3.2
-1.8
0.6
-5.8
1.6
3.7
3.0
3.6
1.9
-5.1
2.1
-0.6
-0.1
 Rank - Coldest to Warmest
 122 years of record
(P.O.R 1892-2013)
43 47  83 17 95  111  113  119 96 15 71 46 87
 Highest Daily Maximum 49 48 68 74 86 96 97 96  95  69 61 52  97
 Date of Occurrence  27  4  15  27  13  27  22 17,19  5  1  10  1,18  7/22
 Lowest Daily Minimum -15  -4  8  17  19  40  50 49  28  13  -5  -19 -19
 Date of Occurrence  14  12  24  9-10  2  4  29  14  28  5  22  5  12/5
 Number of Days with:                          
    Maximum >= 90° 0  0 0 0 0 7 20 16* 2 0 0 0 45
    Maximum <= 32°  16  11 4  6  0  0  0  0  0  3  4  15 59
    Minimum <= 32°  31  28  27  24  3  0  0  0  3  20  30  31 197
    Minimum <= 0°  10  2 0  0 0  0 0 0 0 0 2  7  21
 Record Highs Set or Tied 0  0  1 0 1  2 0 2  0 0 0 0 6
 Record Lows Set or Tied  0 0  0  2 0  0 0  0 0 1 0  0  3
* Ties 2011, 2003, 2001 and 1969 for the 2nd most 90 degree days in August
 

Records set during 2013:

Temperatures (degrees F):

Number of Days of
90 Degree High Temperatures
Rank Year Number of Days of 90 Degree or Higher Temperatures
1 2012, 2001 47
3 2013, 1988 45
5 2007 44
6 2003 43
 
    Warmest Augusts on Record
Rank Year Average Temperature °F
1 1983 74.0
2 2003 73.4
3 1982 73.3
4 2013 73.2
5 1969 73.1

 
Max

March: 68 on the 15th.
May: 86 on the 13th (tie).
June: 94 on the 10th (tie), 96 on the 27th (tie).
August: 96 on the 17th96 on the 19th.
September: 95 on the 5th (all-time record high for September and record high so late in the season).

Min:  

April: 5 on the 10th, 9 on the 23rd.
October:
13 on the 5
th
.
.
Lander 2013 Annual Summary - Temperature
 
Landerr 2013 Annual Summary - Temperature (line graph)
              
 
Wind
Element Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
 Average Speed (MPH)  3.7 4.2  6.2  6.2  7.0  7.5  6.2  6.3  5.9  4.3  4.6 4.8 5.6
 Maximum 3-sec Gust  46  41  68  49  52  62  56  58  66  37  48  48 68
 Direction (tens of degrees)  22  33  26  25  24  26  28  21  15  26  26  26  26
 Date of Occurrence  10  1  17  13  17  13  29  1  7  8  16  2  3/17
              
 
Precipitation
Element Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
 Total (inches) 0.70
1.28
 0.42  3.14  1.98  0.05  0.28  0.01  3.78  3.08  0.13 0.69
15.54
 Mean Precip (1981-2010 Normals) 0.41 0.58 1.16 1.87 2.20 1.27 0.78 0.61 1.05 1.29 0.86 0.58 12.66
 Departure from Normal 0.29
0.70
-0.74
1.27
-0.22
-1.22
-0.50
-0.60
2.73
1.79
-0.73
-0.11
2.88
 Percent of Normal 171
221
36
168
90
4
36
2
360
239
15
72
123

 Rank - Driest to Wettest
 122 years (P.O.R 1892-2013)

94  109 16 100 62  10  34  5  116 111 20 48  97
 Greatest 24-HR Total  0.32  0.68 0.42  1.60  0.85  0.05  0.15  0.01  1.56  1.13  0.13  0.27 1.60
 Dates of Occurrence  11  8-9  22-23  8-9  19-20  22  4  9  26-27  3-4  20-21  28  4/8-9
 Number of Days with:                          
    Precipitation >= 0.01  5  6  2  8  10  1  6  1  12  10  2 4  67
    Precipitation >= 0.10  2  3  2  6  5  0  1  0  7  6  0  3  35
    Precipitation >= 1.00 0  0 0 1 0 0 0  0 1 0 0  0 2
 Days with Thunderstorms 0  0 1  0  6  0  0  1  5 0 0 0 13
Daily Precipitaton Records Set or Tied 1 1 0 1 0 0  0 0  2 0  0  0 5
             
Records set during 2013:

 Precipitation: 

Driest Augusts on Record
Driest Augusts on Record
Rank Year Precipitation (inches)
1 1970, 1969, 1960 0.00
4 1944 Trace
5 2013 0.01
 
Wettest Septembers on Record
Rank Year Precipitation (inches)
1 1923 5.64
2 1973 4.68
3 1950 4.62
4 1915 4.31
5 1912 3.88
6 1982 3.83
7 2013 3.78
 
Wettest September 1 - October 31 Period on Record
Rank Year Precipitation (inches)
1 1923 9.74
2 1912 8.52
3 2013 6.87
4 1973 6.16

One day Precipitation (inches):

January: 0.32 on the 11th
February:
0.47 on the 9th.

April:
1.31 on the 8th.

September: 0.69 on the 12th1.25 on the 26th

 
Landerr 2013 Annual Summary - Precipitation (bar graph)
 
Lander 2013 Annual Summary - Precipitation (line graph)
 
 
Snowfall
Element Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
 Total (inches) 12.7
23.8
5.1
43.3
10.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
4.1
21.9
3.5
13.1
138.0
 Average Snowfall 7.6 10.3 16.1 16.8 4.8 0.1 0.0 0.0 2.7 9.8 13.1 10.1 91.4
 Departure from Normal 5.1
13.5
-11.0
26.5
5.7
-0.1
0.0
0.0
1.4
12.1
-9.6
3.0
46.6
 Percent of Normal 167
231
32
258
219
0
0
0
152
223
27
130
151
 Rank - Least Snowiest to Snowiest
 122 Years (P.O.R 1892-2013)
105 113 21 117  94 NA  NA NA 103 117 29 98 116
 Greatest 24-HR Total 6.1  10.8  2.7  12.6  10.5  0.0  0.0 0.0  2.1  11.3  2.5  5.0  12.6
 Dates of Occurrence  29  9  22  8  1 NA NA NA  26  4  21  8  4/8
 Number of Days with:                          
    Snowfall >= 1.0 inch  2  6  2  7  1  0  0  0  2  4  2  3  28
Daily Snowfall Records Set or Tied 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0  0  0 1 5
 *59 years on record with no snowfall in September
Records set during 2013:
 
Snowfall:

 

Top 10 Snowiest Years
Rank Year Snowfall (inches)
1 1973 199.9
2 1975 160.7
3 1983 159.6
4 1967 154.6
5 1959 150.4
6 1971 148.3
7 2013 138.0
8 1978 128.1
9 1920 127.9
10 1892 125.1

One day Snowfall (inches):

January:  5.4  on the 11th.
February:
10.8  on the 9th.

April:
12.6 on the 8th.

May:
10.5 on the 1st.
December: 3.7 on the 19th.
 
Lander 2012 Annual Summary Snowfall - Annual (bar graph)
 
Lander 2012 Annual Summary - Annual Snowfal (line graph)
 
Lander 2013 Annual Summary - Seasonal Totals (bar graph)
 
 
 


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