2012 Climate Summary for Worland Airport 

 Temperature (°F)   Wind (MPH)   Precipitation (in.)
2012 Worland Weather Highlights 
  • Drought conditions develop
  • Driest year on record!!! (Period of Record 1960-2012)
  • 5 months were in the top 5 driest on record for that month
  • Precipitation was only 38% of normal for 2012
  • Well above average temperatures
  • 5 months were in the top 5 warmest on record for that month
  • 14 record highs / 4 record lows in 2012
  • 11 days of 100° or greater and 67 days of 90° or greater
  • 2 days with gusts above 60 mph
Temperature °F
Element Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average High

40.3

38.8

61.7

66.5

71.0

88.4

95.5

90.7

81.3

59.4

e46.8

33.7

64.5

Mean High (1981-2010 Normals) 30.6 37.4 50.5 60.1 69.9 80.3 89.0 87.4 74.5 60.3 44.2 30.6 59.7
Average Low

11.1

13.0

27.7

34.6

40.0

52.0

60.7

55.2

44.3

30.1

e19.8

8.7

33.0
Mean Low (1981-2010 Normals) 3.6 10.2 22.4 31.2 40.9 49.1 55.0 52.8 42.7 30.7 17.1 4.5 30.1
Average Temp

25.7

25.9

44.7

50.5

55.5

70.2

78.1

73.0

62.8

44.8

e33.3

21.2

48.7
Mean Temp (1981-2010 Normals) 17.1 23.8 36.5 45.7 55.4 64.7 72.0 70.1 58.6 45.5 30.6 17.5 44.9
Departure from Normal

8.6 

2.1 

8.2 

4.8 

0.1 

5.5 

6.1 

2.9

4.2

-0.7

e2.7

3.7 

3.8 
Rank - Warmest to Coldest
53 years of record (1960-2012)

  7   

25 

  2   

  7   

32 

  5   

  2   

15 

11 

  43  

24

23 

 3  
Highest Daily Maximum

54 

55 

81 

88 

90 

105 

104 

103 

92 

84

73 

60 

105 

Date of Occurrence

15 

22 

31 

23 

16 

24 

29 

2

6/24 

Lowest Daily Minimum

-6 

-2 

11 

21 

29 

41 

55 

44 

34 

17 

-13 

-15  

-15 

Date of Occurrence

17 

29 

01 

08 

10 

29 

26 

13 

26 

11 

31

 12/31

Number of Days with:                          
Maximum >= 100°

0

0

0

0

0

4

5

2

0

0

0

0

11

Maximum >= 90°

0

0

0

0

1

14

28

21

3

0

0

0

67

Maximum <= 32°

5

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

5

14

28

Minimum <= 32°

31

29

22

12

3

0

0

0

0

21

23

30

171

Minimum <= 0°

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

7

11

Record Highs Set or Tied

1

0

3

4

0

2

2

1

0

0

1

0

14

Record Lows Set or Tied

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

1

2

0

4

Element

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

June

July

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Dec

Year

Please Note:  The Worland Airport had missing temperature data from November 18th through 26th and the average temps (max,min, and avg) for Novermber were estimated by using data from a volunteer observer in Worland to fill in the missing temperature data.
Wind

 The Worland airport recorded a couple of very strong wind gusts in 2012:

  • 67 mph on April 11th
  • 64 mph on June 4th
Precipitation
Element Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Total (inches)

0.03

0.02

0.05

0.19

1.06

 0.01

0.42

0.03

T

0.26

0.60

0.26

2.93

Mean Precip (1981-2010 Normals) 0.23 0.19 0.46 0.86 1.42 1.15 0.71 0.43 0.85 0.69 0.35 0.23 7.57
Departure from Normal

-0.20

-0.17

-0.41

-0.67

-0.36

-1.14

-0.29

-0.40

-0.85

-0.43

0.25

0.03

-4.64

Percent of Normal

13

11

11

22

75

1

59

7

0

38

171

113

39

Rank - Driest to Wettest
53 years of Record (1960-2012)

  6  

  5  

  4 

  5  

21

  1  

30

  4  

  1  

17

  43  

30

  1  

Greatest 24-HR Total

0.03

0.02

0.05

0.10 

0.28

0.01

0.15

0.02

T

0.11

0.41

0.18

0.28

Dates of Occurrence

22

28

19

12

18

20

17

10

3 days

5

9

26-27

5/18

Number of Days with:                          
Precipitation >= 0.01

1

1

1

5

7

1

8

2

0

3

3

7

39

Precipitation >= 0.10

0

0

0

1

5

0

2

0

0

1

2

1

12

 

 

 



 

 


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