Average Snowfall for North Dakota in January





The tables below give monthly averages for snowfall during January at cities, towns and parks 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 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

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 January
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
8.9 Fargo 11.2 28.4
7.2 Grand Forks 10.4 26.4
6.4 Jamestown 11.7 29.7
5.3 Valley City 9.0 22.9
5.0 Wahpeton 6.6 16.8

Central North Dakota

January snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
9.7 Bismarck 8.9 22.6
5.9 Bottineau 8.7 22.1
3.5 Garrison 6.2 15.7
7.4 Minot 10.8 27.4
4.6 Rugby 8.6 21.8

Western North Dakota

Average snow for January
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
4.1 Dickinson 4.9 12.4
6.5 Kenmare 11.1 28.2
3.9 Medora 5.2 13.2
3.8 Powers Lake 6.8 17.3
5.7 Pretty Rock Wildlife Refuge 6.4 16.3
8.7 Williston 10.0 25.4
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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