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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 January

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
38.42006
1
6.01937
35.21953
2
8.71930
34.91919
3
9.61916
34.21931
4
10.21929
33.61934
5
10.41888
33.61914
6
10.71949
33.41958
7
11.21950
32.91900
8
12.41907
32.32001
9
12.81890
32.31939
10
13.21918

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
1.64 in 19440.66 on 1/27/1944
1
0.011914
1.44 in 19490.62 on 1/24/1921
2
0.041942
1.25 in 19180.59 on 1/25/1918
3
0.041919
1.15 in 19150.58 on 1/4/1949
4
0.062002
1.14 in 19710.54 on 1/30/1971
5
0.061933
1.13 in 19260.47 on 1/20/1917
6
0.061906
1.00 in 19700.43 on 01/31/1892
7
0.072006
0.99 in 19530.40 on 1/28/1944
8
0.071901
0.97 in 19220.40 on 1/3/1922
9
0.081952
0.89 in 19100.38 on 1/3/1926
10
0.101909

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
22.1 in 19498.0 on 1/30/1971
1
0.01914
20.3 in 19448.0 on 1/27/1944
2
T2006
15.4 in 19717.5 on 1/4/1949
3
0.41919
13.0 in 19186.4 on 1/24/1921
4
0.52007
12.2 in 19266.2 on 1/4/2005
5
0.51942
11.0 in 20056.0 on 1/28/1944
6
0.61906
10.8 in 20035.8 on 01/31/1892
7
0.71903
10.6 in 19154.5 on 1/5/1949
8
0.71901
10.4 in 20094.4 on 1/26/1918
9
0.81934
10.0 in 19224.1 on 1/25/1918
10
0.91952


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