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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 February

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
42.61954
1
1.41936
38.31999
2
9.31899
37.91930
3
12.41891
36.31931
4
14.81922
35.51961
5
14.91929
35.41998
6
16.71913
34.91935
7
16.91939
34.81926
8
17.01893
34.41946
9
17.61914
34.42005
10
17.82001

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
1.99 in 19530.86 on 02/14/1889
1
0.021905
1.62 in 18880.85 on 2/12/1915
2
0.031999
1.39 in 18890.82 on 2/28/1904
3
0.081941
1.16 in 20110.71 on 2/3/1997
4
0.121996
1.00 in 19660.71 on 2/9/1953
5
0.121908
1.00 in 19040.59 on 2/19/1953
6
0.131931
0.99 in 19550.55 on 2/2/1912
7
0.141946
0.98 in 19630.54 on 2/29/2004
8
0.141923
0.96 in 19240.53 on 2/22/1914
9
0.141910
0.95 in 19150.51 on 2/20/2011
10
0.141902

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
22.0 in 200110.8 on 2/7/2001
1
0.21905
21.5 in 201110.2 on 2/29/2004
2
0.31999
18.5 in 195310.0 on 02/14/1889
3
0.61931
16.2 in 18889.3 on 2/20/2011
4
0.71950
13.6 in 19638.9 on 2/3/1997
5
0.81941
13.6 in 18898.2 on 2/28/1904
6
0.81908
13.5 in 20047.1 on 2/9/1953
7
1.11946
13.5 in 19716.0 on 2/9/1960
8
1.11898
12.6 in 19556.0 on 2/9/1955
9
1.41998
12.2 in 18915.9 on 2/19/1953
10
1.41923


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