Station MN-CY-1 (CoCoRaHS) KMNMOORH1 (Wunderground)
Data for Moorhead, MN 56560
Keith, Observer - Davis Vantage Pro2 Plus/w AC Fan
December-20
Season Fwd 24.2 21.14 9.1 0.0 35 1910 717 0.900
Obs Time midnight(CST)...Normals Fargo WSO 1981-2010 Hail/Snow HDD July-Jun…....CDD Jan-Dec
Date Max Min Obs Avrg N Hi N Lw Norm Deprt Pre Fell Depth 7am 4" Gr  Temp HDD CDD Max U/V Description Of Weather
1 37.7 20.0 27.9 29.0 27.9 11.6 19.7 9 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 36 0 0.6 Little warmer. Light winds this aftn
2 36.5 22.6 26.6 30.0 27.4 11.1 19.3 11 0.00 0.0 0.0 35 35 0 0.0 Mostly cloudy with some late sunshine 
3 47.6 22.0 30.6 35.0 26.9 10.7 18.8 16 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 30 0 0.8 Sunny with W winds 10-16
4 40.6 21.2 27.1 31.0 26.4 10.2 18.3 13 0.00 0.0 0.0 33 34 0 0.8 Sunny and cooler. Lgt var winds
5 41.2 24.1 25.2 33.0 25.9 9.7 17.8 15 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 32 0 0.8 Mostly sunny LCT. 
6 49.6 21.1 26.0 35.0 25.5 9.3 17.4 18 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 30 0 0.8 Frosty am. Sunny afternoon. Light var winds.
7 41.9 19.9 27.2 31.0 25.0 8.9 16.9 14 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 34 0 0.8 Frosty am . Another sunny day.
8 51.7 24.3 39.1 38.0 24.6 8.4 16.5 22 0.00 0.0 0.0 33 27 0 0.8 Partly sunny, tied record Max at KFAR with 53
9 46.0 25.9 33.5 36.0 24.2 8.0 16.1 20 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 29 0 0.8 Cooler under PC skies. Light var winds.
10 38.7 26.3 30.4 33.0 23.8 7.6 15.7 17 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 32 0 0.5 Cldy with a cold N wind. 
11 30.6 25.2 25.3 28.0 23.5 7.2 15.3 13 Trace 0.0 0.0 34 37 0 0.0 Coudy with freezing drizzle no accumulation
12 25.4 18.8 18.9 22.0 23.1 6.9 15.0 7 0.00 0.0 0.0 34 43 0 0.0 Heavy overdcast Solar only was 69W/m2 
13 25.4 10.3 10.5 18.0 22.7 6.5 14.6 3 0.02 0.3 0.0 34 47 0 0.6 Snow 8:30-11:30am.. Windy aftn NW 25
14 10.8 -0.1 8.3 5.0 22.4 6.1 14.3 -9 0.00 0.0 T 32 60 0 0.7 Sunny and cold. Max was at 1am
15 24.8 8.3 22.3 17.0 22.1 5.8 13.9 3 0.00 0.0 T 32 48 0 0.1 Cldy and warmer.SE 18
16 29.6 22.1 26.6 26.0 21.8 5.5 13.6 12 Trace Trace T 32 39 0 0.6 Cloudy lightg snow flurries aftn-pm
17 31.0 17.5 26.2 24.0 21.5 5.2 13.3 11 0.00 0.0 T 33 41 0 0.0 Dense fog am. Pc late aftn.
18 33.4 8.2 8.3 21.0 21.2 4.9 13.0 8 Trace Trace T 33 44 0 0.5 Flurries am. Falling temps afternoon. 
19 26.5 3.7 22.2 15.0 20.9 4.6 12.7 2 0.00 0.0 0.0 31 50 0 0.6 Windy S 26
20 36.3 21.6 36.3 29.0 20.7 4.3 12.5 17 0.07 0.5 0.0 31 36 0 0.0 Rain changing to snow early pm. Max at 9:58pm
21 37.0 18.0 20.2 28.0 20.4 4.0 12.2 16 0.00 0.0 T 32 37 0 0.0 Max at 3:31am.Sunny aftn.Temp rising aftn 9pm
22 39.2 20.1 25.8 30.0 20.2 3.7 12.0 18 0.00 0.0 T 32 35 0 0.6 Mild but very windy. SE 35/Low Bar 29.29
23 27.7 -4.9 -4.8 11.0 20.0 3.5 11.7 -1 0.13 1.2 T 32 54 0 0.0 Blizzard.  KFAR had wind gust to 61
24 -0.1 -9.0 -0.2 -4.0 19.8 3.2 11.5 -16 0.00 0.0 1.0 29 69 0 0.0 Sunny and cold.  
25 31.0 -0.2 17.4 15.0 19.6 3.0 11.3 4 0.00 0.0 T 28 50 0 0.6 Rising temps during night. Went to Bemidji 
26 26.0 10.6 20.8 18.0 19.4 2.7 11.1 7 0.00 0.0 T 29 47 0 0.5 Cooler had some fog this morning.
27 21.8 12.9 18.5 17.0 19.2 2.5 10.9 6 0.09 1.8 0.5 30 48 0 0.7 Snow ending around noon. 
28 18.7 0.3 0.5 10.0 19.0 2.3 10.7 -1 0.01 0.2 1.5 28 55 0 0.7 Snow 5-6am.  Max just after midnight.Falling aftn
29 22.4 0.1 20.4 11.0 18.9 2.1 10.5 1 0.33 3.4 1.5 26 54 0 0.0 Snow noon and still snowing at obs time midnight
30 21.8 9.7 15.5 16.0 18.7 1.9 10.3 6 0.06 0.7 5.0 29 49 0 0.0 Lgt snow ending 8am. 
31 21.6 13.2 16.0 17.0 18.6 1.7 10.1 7 0.00 0.0 5.0 28 48 0 0.0 Sunny southerly winds 25 mph
Monthly Summary
  Max Min   Avrg     Norm Deprt Pre Ha/Sn Grnd   HDD CDD Max U/V Recap
Total 972.4 433.8                           Blizzard on 23rd and heavy snow on 29th-30th
                                December was warm being 8.6º above the 
Avrg 31.4 14.0   22.7     14.1 8.6         42 0 0.41 normal. Snow wise we were only 2.6" below the
High 51.7 26.3           Total 0.71 8.1     1310 0   norm and the year's precipitation was below normal
Low -0.1 -9.0           Norm 0.83 11.2           normal by 0.73"
                Deprt -0.12 -3.1            
                % Nrm 85.6% 72.3%            
Yearly Summery  (Snowfall July to June)
                Total 21.85 17.2     3220 717    
                Norm 22.58 19.8            
                Deprt -0.73 -2.6            
                %Nrm 96.8% 86.9%