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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 November

Warmest

Coldest

Temp (F)Year
Rank
Temp (F)Year
47.61949
1
20.91896
46.01999
2
24.71996
45.71917
3
26.71955
44.41953
4
28.31911
43.91954
5
28.41919
43.81939
6
28.62000
43.41904
7
30.61897
43.32001
8
30.91947
43.31899
9
31.31898
43.02009
10
31.71926

Wettest

Driest

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
3.24 in 19221.80 on 11/4/1922
1
TR1939
1.81 in 19560.81 on 11/1/2000
2
TR1903
1.51 in 19980.79 on 11/5/1922
3
0.011917
1.40 in 19440.76 on 11/8/1944
4
0.011912
1.40 in 19110.69 on 11/3/1956
5
0.011908
1.16 in 18970.67 on 11/14/1956
6
0.031907
1.09 in 20030.67 on 11/30/1954
7
0.041914
1.09 in 18960.60 on 11/18/1930
8
0.052004
1.04 in 19270.60 on 11/7/1926
9
0.061932
1.03 in 18950.57 on 11/6/2008
10
0.061923

Most Snow

Least Snow

Inches in YearInches on Day
Rank
InchesYear
22.4 in 200310.6 on 11/6/1998
1
0.01939
21.3 in 19989.8 on 11/21/2003
2
TR MANY
11.8 in 19118.6 on 11/12/1959
3
11.4 in 19278.0 on 11/30/1954
4
11.0 in 19567.8 on 11/6/2008
5
11.0 in 18957.1 on 11/14/1927
6
10.7 in 19096.9 on 11/28/1929
7
10.6 in 20086.2 on 11/5/1922
8
10.6 in 18965.9 on 11/19/2011
9
10.1 in 19295.6 on 11/10/2006
10


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