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Latitude 44 04 N - Longitude 103 12 W - Elevation 3379 Feet
Station Record Begins 01/01/1888

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30 Year Normals (1981-2010)

JANFEBMARAPRMAYJUNJULAUGSEPOCTNOVDECAnnual
Max (F)37.438.646.555.866.376.084.383.672.559.145.836.658.7
Min (F)16.418.124.934.045.054.261.759.850.037.627.518.137.4
Mean (F)26.928.435.744.955.765.173.071.761.348.336.627.348.0
Precip (inches)0.290.480.992.104.193.162.501.971.541.650.600.3219.79
Snowfall (inches)5.57.411.88.82.00.00.00.00.12.36.25.249.3
HDD1181102690860430688121817952085111676860
CDD0001179126022666400664

Top Ten Information for April

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
54.11946
1
34.61920
52.81915
2
37.82013
52.61930
3
38.41953
51.71910
4
38.41907
51.52012
5
38.61950
51.51943
6
38.81997
51.21952
7
38.81909
50.71969
8
39.61917
50.71925
9
40.11893
50.71895
10
40.21918

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
6.47 in 19413.45 on 4/13/1941
1
0.301954
5.12 in 19631.90 on 4/18/1903
2
0.321926
4.80 in 19701.87 on 4/18/1970
3
0.341924
4.71 in 20001.87 on 4/27/1963
4
0.361931
4.71 in 19711.87 on 04/18/1894
5
0.361921
4.49 in 19271.63 on 4/23/1932
6
0.391913
4.27 in 19201.63 on 04/19/1891
7
0.411888
4.24 in 18941.40 on 4/23/1958
8
0.431904
4.22 in 18891.39 on 4/15/1938
9
0.431899
4.21 in 19421.38 on 4/25/1999
10
0.441952

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
39.5 in 201320.0 on 4/18/1970
1
0.01930
38.5 in 192719.2 on 4/22/2001
2
0.01925
37.7 in 197015.0 on 4/9/2013
3
0.01915
30.4 in 200913.9 on 4/4/2009
4
0.01910
24.7 in 192013.0 on 4/19/1959
5
0.01908
22.6 in 191712.5 on 4/19/2000
6
0.01906
20.4 in 200112.0 on 4/23/1958
7
0.01901
20.2 in 195712.0 on 4/28/1950
8
TR2012
19.3 in 192911.0 on 4/12/1927
9
TR 2005
19.2 in 19509.8 on 4/14/1927
10
TR1998


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