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Latitude 44 04 N - Longitude 103 29 W - Elevation 4720 Feet
Station Record Begins 08/01/1951

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30 Year Normals (1981-2010)

JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDECAnnual
Max (F)36.737.743.651.460.770.578.978.468.556.344.136.355.3
Min (F)10.510.917.425.134.943.449.547.537.528.018.510.527.9
Mean (F)23.624.330.538.347.856.964.262.953.042.131.323.441.6
Precip (inches)0.280.481.132.153.973.202.722.261.671.500.610.3420.31
Snowfall (inches)4.66.111.212.12.60.20.00.00.53.96.24.251.6
HDD12831140107080253425894111367708101112908667
CDD000011769477000140

Yearly Top 10 Information

Yearly Rainfall

Yearly Snowfall

Wettest

Driest

Most Snow

Least Snow

AmountYearAmountYear
Rank
AmountYearAmountYear
31.87196211.382012
1
99.62013-1418.51980-81
28.76199811.881961
2
87.91996-9725.01973-74
28.11197213.091960
3
85.22008-0925.61961-62
27.73198213.351974
4
82.22012-1327.51984-85
27.68199113.451988
5
78.51995-9629.01967-68
27.54199613.601987
6
72.32009-1032.02011-12
26.01200813.941985
7
71.01983-8432.01960-61
25.96198613.972004
8
70.91992-9332.21994-95
25.77196314.841994
9
70.01956-5733.21988-89
25.10199515.671968
10
68.51985-8634.01991-92

Top 30 Information

Rainfall

Snowfall

Amount (inches)Date
Rank
Amount (inches)Date
7.166/10/1972
1
35.010/5/2013
4.245/18/1981
2
24.011/2/1956
3.916/15/1976
3
18.03/14/1973
3.435/15/1965
4
16.04/10/2013
3.387/4/1979
5
15.03/16/1963
3.116/12/1970
6
14.03/11/1988
2.945/23/2008
7
14.05/9/1965
2.878/6/1970
8
13.94/19/2000
2.627/18/1974
9
13.54/27/1976
2.545/12/1991
10
13.14/22/2001
2.539/14/1998
11
13.04/4/1986
2.496/5/1972
12
13.04/16/1960
2.475/20/2011
13
12.04/26/1984
2.4410/11/1982
14
12.04/3/1984
2.4210/5/2013
15
12.03/18/1971
2.315/8/1995
16
12.04/19/1966
2.274/19/2000
17
12.04/23/1958
2.257/14/1957
18
11.24/22/2013
2.206/15/1962
19
11.011/7/1986
2.169/25/1986
20
10.010/17/1996
2.165/24/1976
21
10.04/18/1970
2.1510/16/1994
22
10.03/22/1966
2.129/30/2014
23
9.610/4/2013
2.066/7/1993
24
9.010/27/1996
2.027/3/2009
25
9.04/12/1996
2.014/8/1975
26
9.010/23/1995
2.009/1/1963
27
9.04/7/1993
1.974/26/1984
28
9.012/13/1992
1.936/24/2000
29
9.012/1/1980
1.934/20/1973
30
9.02/9/1966

Top Ten Information for January

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
32.22006
1
10.81979
31.51986
2
13.51957
31.21981
3
13.91963
29.01990
4
15.21996
28.41983
5
15.31982
28.41958
6
17.01966
27.81965
7
17.71991
27.41967
8
18.01980
26.71956
9
18.21997
26.51961
10
18.31969

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
0.76 in 19750.45 on 1/3/1976
1
0.021995
0.74 in 19710.43 on 1/31/1971
2
0.021989
0.74 in 19960.42 on 1/9/1993
3
0.041992
0.69 in 19930.32 on 1/7/1975
4
0.041990
0.68 in 20030.29 on 1/10/1983
5
0.041987
0.62 in 20130.27 on 1/4/1996
6
0.051961
0.61 in 20050.24 on 1/12/1979
7
0.071981
0.58 in 19680.24 on 1/1/1956
8
0.081986
0.54 in 19990.21 on 1/1/1960
9
0.091966
0.53 in 19760.20 on 1/28/2000
10
0.101973

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
14.4 in 19968.0 on 1/9/1993
1
TR2006
13.5 in 19756.5 on 1/5/2005
2
TR1995
13.0 in 19936.0 on 1/3/1976
3
TR1989
12.6 in 20056.0 on 1/31/1971
4
TR1987
11.2 in 20035.0 on 1/7/1975
5
TR1986
10.0 in 20094.2 on 1/12/2013
6
TR1969
09.3 in 19764.0 on 1/27/1975
7
TR1967
9.0 in 20133.5 on 1/12/1979
8
TR1961
8.1 in 20003.3 on 1/26/1997
9
0.51992
8.0 in 19713.2 on 1/28/2000
10
0.51985

Top Ten Information for February

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
31.51991
1
12.01989
31.21983
2
15.52014
31.21977
3
17.22011
31.11999
4
17.41993
30.41998
5
17.51994
30.31961
6
17.72010
30.21963
7
17.91960
29.81984
8
18.22001
29.52000
9
19.42007
29.51992
10
19.41985

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
1.59 in 19870.70 on 2/29/2004
1
0.031999
1.24 in 19860.63 on 2/27/1987
2
0.081985
0.98 in 20110.56 on 2/7/2001
3
0.081974
0.84 in 19690.54 on 2/21/2011
4
0.111981
0.83 in 20010.45 on 2/20/1986
5
0.121992
0.79 in 19910.41 on 2/27/1969
6
0.141996
0.78 in 20040.38 on 2/3/1997
7
0.141983
0.77 in 19710.33 on 2/18/1991
8
0.151984
0.75 in 20070.33 on 2/15/1987
9
0.161965
0.72 in 19760.32 on 2/5/1986
10
0.161957

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
20.5 in 19879.0 on 2/9/1966
1
TR1992
15.3 in 20018.2 on 2/7/2001
2
TR1985
14.9 in 20117.5 on 2/27/1987
3
TR1983
12.0 in 19666.5 on 2/21/2011
4
0.41999
11.9 in 19906.1 on 2/29/2004
5
1.01981
11.0 in 19696.0 on 2/9/1960
6
1.01975
11.0 in 19595.0 on 2/27/1969
7
1.01973
10.5 in 19934.8 on 2/13/1990
8
1.01965
10.5 in 19714.6 on 2/5/1976
9
2.01984
10.2 in 19764.5 on 2/26/2011
10
2.31996

Top Ten Information for March

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
40.72012
1
17.41965
37.52007
2
19.02002
37.51986
3
22.21996
35.11968
4
23.11969
34.41963
5
23.41975
34.12004
6
23.61970
34.01981
7
25.11958
33.81961
8
25.21998
33.72010
9
25.71964
33.62000
10
26.71980

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
2.29 in 19731.23 on 3/14/1973
1
0.131968
2.23 in 19921.13 on 3/11/1988
2
0.142012
2.21 in 20061.01 on 3/16/1963
3
0.241957
1.99 in 19980.85 on 3/5/1992
4
0.251974
1.92 in 20070.83 on 3/30/2007
5
0.261997
1.83 in 19830.82 on 3/29/1998
6
0.281981
1.81 in 20030.77 on 3/8/2000
7
0.291979
1.58 in 20020.74 on 3/29/2007
8
0.311960
1.57 in 19660.70 on 3/30/1998
9
0.332010
1.55 in 19710.70 on 3/18/1971
10
0.331976

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
35.3 in 200618.0 on 3/14/1973
1
TR1981
25.7 in 200215.0 on 3/16/1963
2
0.22012
23.0 in 197314.0 on 3/11/1988
3
0.51979
23.0 in 197112.0 on 3/18/1971
4
1.01968
22.2 in 200910.0 on 3/22/1966
5
2.01974
22.0 in 19988.8 on 3/20/2006
6
2.01962
21.5 in 19838.3 on 3/13/2006
7
2.01960
20.0 in 19668.0 on 3/30/1998
8
2.01957
18.0 in 19708.0 on 3/19/1983
9
2.51986
18.0 in 19638.0 on 3/9/1970
10
2.92010

Top Ten Information for April

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
45.31955
1
31.22013
44.61981
2
32.31975
44.41985
3
32.51997
43.91987
4
33.11995
43.51969
5
33.41983
43.22012
6
34.11970
42.61962
7
34.41966
42.21976
8
34.62008
41.62006
9
34.82009
41.32004
10
35.72007

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
6.96 in 19712.27 on 4/19/2000
1
0.181987
4.99 in 19632.01 on 4/8/1975
2
0.621988
4.71 in 19761.97 on 4/26/1984
3
0.771962
4.38 in 20001.93 on 4/20/1973
4
0.781981
4.37 in 19841.80 on 4/27/1976
5
0.851974
4.08 in 20101.61 on 4/20/1971
6
0.861998
3.99 in 19911.56 on 4/24/2010
7
0.861982
3.98 in 19991.49 on 4/27/1963
8
0.921968
3.83 in 19731.26 on 4/18/1971
9
0.931983
3.75 in 19861.17 on 4/22/2004
10
1.181979

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
41.2 in 201316.0 on 4/10/2013
1
0.52012
37.5 in 198413.9 on 4/19/2000
2
0.51981
29.0 in 195813.5 on 4/27/1976
3
1.51987
28.8 in 200013.1 on 4/22/2001
4
2.11998
25.0 in 197013.0 on 4/4/1986
5
3.01962
24.0 in 196613.0 on 4/16/1960
6
3.11985
23.0 in 198612.0 on 4/26/1984
7
3.52005
23.0 in 196312.0 on 4/3/1984
8
3.81990
22.0 in 195712.0 on 4/19/1966
9
4.01988
21.8 in 199712.0 on 4/23/1958
10
4.01974

Top Ten Information for May

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
53.71955
1
43.41967
53.51987
2
43.62002
53.51985
3
43.61975
53.01958
4
43.71996
52.61994
5
43.81995
52.51988
6
44.22011
51.41964
7
44.32010
51.31956
8
44.32008
51.12007
9
44.51968
50.71963
10
44.91990

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
10.29 in 19624.24 on 5/18/1981
1
0.271966
09.51 in 19653.43 on 5/15/1965
2
0.902009
09.03 in 20082.94 on 5/23/2008
3
1.401979
8.28 in 19912.54 on 5/12/1991
4
1.461985
8.09 in 19572.47 on 5/20/2011
5
1.491961
7.97 in 19962.31 on 5/8/1995
6
1.711989
7.61 in 20112.16 on 5/24/1976
7
1.781974
7.42 in 19811.66 on 5/26/1997
8
1.821984
6.97 in 19951.62 on 5/24/1965
9
1.851958
6.25 in 19821.61 on 5/12/2005
10
1.941980

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
18.0 in 196514.0 on 5/9/1965
1
0.0MANY
11.2 in 20107.6 on 5/12/2005
2
11.1 in 20086.0 on 5/1/1967
3
11.0 in 19965.5 on 5/3/1991
4
10.8 in 20025.0 on 5/9/1979
5
10.0 in 19674.7 on 5/11/2002
6
7.6 in 20054.4 on 5/2/1997
7
5.5 in 19914.0 on 5/28/1996
8
5.5 in 19834.0 on 5/10/1996
9
5.5 in 19794.0 on 5/1/1993
10

Top Ten Information for June

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
66.91988
1
51.61998
63.91956
2
51.91969
62.12012
3
52.92004
62.01986
4
53.11967
61.41959
5
53.42009
61.31961
6
53.81982
60.12006
7
54.02003
60.01963
8
54.01993
59.81994
9
54.21975
59.61990
10
54.62008

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
13.51 in 19727.16 on 6/10/1972
1
0.581987
8.70 in 19623.91 on 6/15/1976
2
0.831994
7.86 in 19673.11 on 6/12/1970
3
0.872002
7.36 in 19632.49 on 6/5/1972
4
0.881990
7.06 in 19762.20 on 6/15/1962
5
0.961974
6.25 in 19982.06 on 6/7/1993
6
1.261956
6.06 in 19991.93 on 6/24/2000
7
1.301973
5.94 in 19641.87 on 6/15/1963
8
1.391985
5.80 in 19911.75 on 6/17/1962
9
1.452013
5.69 in 20141.60 on 6/8/1964
10
1.461966

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
4.0 in 19984.0 on 6/13/1969
1
0.0MANY
4.0 in 19693.8 on 6/3/1998
2
0.5 in 19950.5 on 6/10/1995
3
0.0 in MANY0.2 on 6/4/1998
4
TR on 6/14/1969
5
0.0 on MANY
6
7
8
9
10

Top Ten Information for July

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
69.41966
1
57.81992
69.22007
2
58.31993
68.82006
3
58.51958
67.81955
4
59.01972
67.72002
5
59.31971
67.61989
6
60.02009
67.52003
7
60.81991
67.31957
8
61.41973
67.21983
9
61.41962
67.11974
10
61.91994

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
8.51 in 19793.38 on 7/4/1979
1
0.612003
5.97 in 19622.62 on 7/18/1974
2
0.731988
5.92 in 19842.25 on 7/14/1957
3
0.962007
5.18 in 19812.02 on 7/3/2009
4
1.122006
4.93 in 20011.73 on 7/16/1995
5
1.352010
4.50 in 19781.72 on 7/28/1962
6
1.351975
4.47 in 19951.60 on 7/9/1973
7
1.401980
4.42 in 19901.38 on 7/7/2002
8
1.471987
4.33 in 19741.38 on 7/9/1991
9
1.491960
4.17 in 19921.36 on 7/20/1973
10
1.541994

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
NEVER
1
NEVER
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10

Top Ten Information for August

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
68.91983
1
57.91992
67.22003
2
58.52004
67.21955
3
58.51966
67.01961
4
59.02009
66.91969
5
59.31974
66.12001
6
60.01993
65.71959
7
60.01968
65.61984
8
60.41965
65.52000
9
60.51987
65.01971
10
60.71964

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
4.93 in 20012.87 on 8/6/1970
1
0.471961
4.52 in 19991.69 on 8/4/2010
2
0.521959
4.11 in 19701.65 on 8/1/1999
3
0.531969
4.00 in 20141.40 on 8/15/2014
4
0.781963
3.89 in 19981.40 on 8/11/1998
5
0.851994
3.75 in 19661.38 on 8/17/1989
6
0.881974
3.50 in 19961.35 on 8/12/2012
7
0.881971
3.22 in 19971.26 on 8/10/2001
8
0.892000
3.11 in 20061.23 on 8/8/2003
9
1.031973
3.09 in 19821.22 on 8/30/2011
10
1.071995

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
NEVER
1
NEVER
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10

Top Ten Information for September

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
59.71963
1
44.11965
59.11998
2
47.91993
57.92013
3
48.92006
57.71969
4
49.11984
57.61979
5
49.31999
57.21978
6
49.31961
57.01990
7
49.61974
56.81958
8
49.71986
56.51955
9
50.11985
56.31960
10
50.21973

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
5.87 in 19862.53 on 9/14/1998
1
0.041975
4.39 in 19982.16 on 9/25/1986
2
0.062012
4.14 in 19892.12 on 9/30/2014
3
0.191979
4.11 in 20142.00 on 9/1/1963
4
0.221988
3.50 in 19631.89 on 9/21/1989
5
0.231956
3.21 in 19661.51 on 9/13/2009
6
0.261958
3.19 in 20021.37 on 9/23/2006
7
0.381972
2.75 in 19821.14 on 9/21/1998
8
0.431969
2.63 in 20061.10 on 9/14/1966
9
0.501981
2.42 in 19591.09 on 9/20/1955
10
0.511992

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
6.0 in 19554.5 on 9/25/1955
1
0.0MANY
5.8 in 20144.3 on 9/11/2014
2
4.0 in 20004.0 on 9/26/1996
3
4.0 in 19963.0 on 9/23/2000
4
3.0 in 19952.5 on 9/20/1995
5
3.0 in 19652.0 on 9/16/1965
6
2.0 in 19852.0 on 9/22/1960
7
2.0 in 19601.5 on 9/12/2014
8
1.0 in 19991.5 on 9/24/1955
9
1.0 in 19841.0 on MANY
10

Top Ten Information for October

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
52.51963
1
34.22009
48.31956
2
36.22002
47.61955
3
36.21969
47.11965
4
38.02013
47.11962
5
38.51970
46.92010
6
38.71976
46.82003
7
39.51991
46.21958
8
39.92006
46.01974
9
40.01995
45.61968
10
40.11984

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
6.38 in 20132.44 on 10/11/1982
1
0.001964
4.66 in 19942.42 on 10/5/2013
2
TR1960
4.57 in 19962.15 on 10/16/1994
3
0.141959
4.35 in 19981.91 on 10/31/1974
4
0.151965
3.06 in 19821.59 on 10/4/2013
5
0.171999
2.43 in 19951.31 on 10/3/1986
6
0.201968
2.40 in 19811.31 on 10/15/1980
7
0.231958
2.36 in 19741.26 on 10/5/2009
8
0.231956
2.29 in 20091.20 on 10/17/1998
9
0.261976
2.15 in 19801.15 on 10/17/1996
10
0.322003

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
47.2 in 201335.0 on 10/5/2013
1
0.01994
19.0 in 199610.0 on 10/17/1996
2
0.01988
17.5 in 20099.6 on 10/4/2013
3
0.01974
16.0 in 19959.0 on 10/27/1996
4
0.01965
09.3 in 20089.0 on 10/23/1995
5
0.01964
9.0 in 19718.0 on 10/5/2009
6
0.01962
8.5 in 19876.4 on 10/28/1991
7
0.01958
7.5 in 19756.0 on 10/12/2008
8
TRMANY
7.0 in 20026.0 on 10/28/1971
9
7.0 in 19916.0 on 10/29/1961
10

Top Ten Information for November

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
40.21999
1
16.61985
37.41981
2
23.62000
36.71962
3
24.01991
36.51963
4
25.01979
36.32009
5
25.32003
36.21980
6
25.51996
36.01987
7
26.01955
35.91990
8
27.71978
35.71965
9
27.81959
35.52012
10
28.01993

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
2.02 in 19561.50 on 11/2/1956
1
0.071981
1.80 in 19851.02 on 11/1/2000
2
0.081963
1.51 in 19981.02 on 11/7/1986
3
0.081962
1.40 in 20000.66 on 11/9/1984
4
0.091997
1.27 in 20030.57 on 11/10/2006
5
0.122007
1.22 in 19860.53 on 11/19/2011
6
0.121965
1.03 in 19840.47 on 11/8/1970
7
0.192009
1.02 in 19910.46 on 11/27/1995
8
0.191961
1.02 in 19830.43 on 11/22/2003
9
0.202002
1.01 in 19880.42 on 11/27/1976
10
0.211989

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
32.0 in 195624.0 on 11/2/1956
1
0.01994
22.5 in 198511.0 on 11/7/1986
2
0.01987
22.1 in 20037.8 on 11/19/2011
3
TR1963
16.5 in 19987.5 on 11/10/2006
4
TR1962
15.0 in 19787.4 on 11/22/2003
5
0.41999
14.0 in 19836.0 on 11/21/2003
6
0.51981
13.0 in 19866.0 on 11/26/1983
7
0.82009
12.6 in 20116.0 on 11/14/1956
8
1.01965
11.0 in 19915.5 on 11/6/2008
9
1.01964
9.0 in 19595.5 on 11/10/1978
10
1.32005

Top Ten Information for December

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
32.11957
1
10.61983
31.31959
2
15.52009
30.41973
3
17.01990
29.91999
4
17.21972
29.81956
5
17.92008
29.51975
6
17.91978
29.21994
7
19.12013
29.21979
8
19.21968
29.01965
9
19.32000
28.62004
10
19.41996

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
0.88 in 19550.59 on 12/1/1980
1
0.012001
0.80 in 19640.47 on 12/13/1992
2
0.011991
0.77 in 19920.43 on 12/28/1955
3
0.021986
0.76 in 19960.40 on 12/18/1973
4
0.021962
0.73 in 19850.40 on 12/4/1960
5
0.021959
0.68 in 19800.38 on 12/17/1993
6
0.062004
0.65 in 19700.35 on 12/15/1990
7
0.061971
0.64 in 20070.33 on 12/5/1983
8
0.071995
0.61 in 19780.32 on 12/3/1955
9
0.082006
0.59 in 19830.31 on 12/16/1981
10
0.102002

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
16.4 in 19929.0 on 12/13/1992
1
TR1991
15.8 in 19969.0 on 12/1/1980
2
TR1986
14.5 in 19557.0 on 12/18/1970
3
TR1971
12.5 in 20096.5 on 12/28/1955
4
TR1965
11.9 in 20076.0 on 12/17/1993
5
TR1962
11.5 in 19645.0 on 12/5/1983
6
TR1959
11.0 in 19705.0 on 12/18/1973
7
0.32001
10.5 in 19855.0 on 12/4/1960
8
1.01995
10.0 in 19664.9 on 12/26/1996
9
1.21998
9.0 in 19804.8 on 12/15/1990
10
1.32002


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