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Latitude 43 53 N - Longitude 103 27 W - Elevation 5250 Feet
Station Record Begins 02/01/1962

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30 Year Normals (1981-2010)

JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDECAnnual
Max (F)36.336.743.250.760.771.079.178.167.854.942.935.354.8
Min (F)18.719.024.632.041.651.358.957.748.236.526.018.136.1
Mean (F)27.527.833.941.451.161.169.067.958.045.734.526.745.5
Precip (inches)0.380.671.192.234.223.412.901.991.811.680.620.4321.53
Snowfall (inches)5.76.88.712.01.20.10.00.00.73.78.05.552.4
HDD11631040964711438172435325460091611877541
CDD000195616714244200421

Top Ten Information for December

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
36.01979
1
13.41983
34.41965
2
16.52009
34.21991
3
19.51978
33.51980
4
20.72008
33.41975
5
20.71990
33.01999
6
21.31972
33.01994
7
21.71989
32.72004
8
21.82000
32.62002
9
22.01968
32.52003
10
22.31992

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
1.76 in 19640.58 on 12/21/1996
1
0.001991
1.50 in 19960.57 on 12/18/1973
2
0.001986
0.89 in 20090.46 on 12/16/1981
3
0.012004
0.89 in 19770.43 on 12/25/1964
4
0.021962
0.88 in 19660.40 on 12/19/1985
5
0.031998
0.85 in 19750.39 on 12/31/2010
6
0.101979
0.82 in 20100.38 on 12/5/1977
7
0.121974
0.79 in 19850.37 on 12/3/1964
8
0.142001
0.78 in 19810.36 on 12/14/1996
9
0.152002
0.71 in 19730.35 on 12/31/1975
10
0.161995

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
26.0 in 19968.5 on 12/1/1980
1
0.01991
18.3 in 19928.0 on 12/25/1996
2
0.01986
15.5 in 19668.0 on 12/21/1996
3
0.52004
15.4 in 19646.0 on 12/12/1992
4
0.82002
13.0 in 19676.0 on 12/18/1973
5
0.81965
12.2 in 19775.5 on 12/22/1966
6
1.01998
11.7 in 19685.4 on 12/5/1977
7
1.11962
11.3 in 19895.4 on 12/18/1970
8
1.22005
10.5 in 19815.0 on 12/16/1993
9
1.51979
10.0 in 19755.0 on 12/31/1992
10
2.02001


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