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Latitude 44 03 N - Longitude 103 03 W - Elevation 3160 Feet
Station Record Begins 08/01/1942

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30 Year Normals (1981-2010)

JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDECAnnual
Max (F)37.139.647.958.367.877.887.186.475.661.447.036.960.4
Min (F)12.915.122.931.842.151.258.156.646.034.122.113.033.9
Mean (F)25.027.435.445.055.064.572.671.560.847.734.524.947.1
Precip (inches)0.300.440.931.803.222.531.851.561.291.420.530.4216.29
Snowfall (inches)4.45.88.77.91.10.00.00.00.21.66.05.441.1
HDD1240105491860132599152218753891312417152
CDD0002138425022361300636

Top Ten Information for March

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
47.62012
1
21.21965
44.32007
2
22.21944
43.01986
3
22.42002
41.51946
4
24.61951
40.81992
5
25.01950
40.51994
6
25.31943
40.42004
7
25.81952
40.41968
8
26.21996
40.01981
9
26.31947
39.61963
10
27.41970

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
3.02 in 19452.01 on 3/25/1945
1
0.052012
2.71 in 19731.39 on 3/16/1963
2
0.121981
2.66 in 19501.26 on 3/14/1973
3
0.141948
2.63 in 19771.25 on 3/8/2000
4
0.172010
2.45 in 19751.08 on 3/12/1954
5
0.201997
2.28 in 19540.87 on 3/4/1992
6
0.211968
2.07 in 20090.84 on 3/13/1973
7
0.251949
1.92 in 19920.83 on 3/24/2009
8
0.331976
1.78 in 19660.82 on 3/6/1990
9
0.341974
1.60 in 19630.80 on 3/26/1950
10
0.371994

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
30.6 in 195014.7 on 3/16/1963
1
0.02001
27.4 in 197512.5 on 3/5/1999
2
Trace1981
26.8 in 200912.2 on 3/14/1973
3
0.12012
26.0 in 197712.0 on 3/30/2009
4
1.01993
21.0 in 195411.0 on 3/12/1954
5
1.21972
18.5 in 199910.2 on 3/3/1985
6
1.21959
17.3 in 19639.8 on 3/29/1977
7
1.31968
16.9 in 20118.9 on 3/26/1950
8
1.71974
16.9 in 19738.0 on 3/23/2009
9
1.91948
16.5 in 19667.9 on 3/1/1953
10
2.21947


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