Average Snowfall for North Dakota in December





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during December at cities and other locations in North Dakota. The numbers are for the total amount of new snow and how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres) this month.

The snowfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1991 to 2020 for the US National Centers for Environmental Information.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: Eastern, Central and Western North Dakota.

Eastern North Dakota

Average total snowfall in December
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
10.2 Fargo 11.7 29.7
9.6 Grand Forks 13.4 34.0
5.5 Jamestown 11.8 30.0

Central North Dakota

December snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
9.4 Bismarck 10.1 25.7
6.2 Bottineau 9.0 22.9
4.6 Garrison 9.9 25.1
7.8 Minot 8.1 20.6
5.6 Rugby 8.0 20.3

Western North Dakota

Average snow for December
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
3.9 Dickinson 8.3 21.1
4.9 Medora 6.0 15.2
5.8 Pretty Rock Wildlife Refuge 7.6 19.3
8.8 Williston 10.4 26.4
Reference

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

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