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CASTLE ROCK, COLORADO


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Elevation: 6239 feet     Latitude: 39 22N     Longitude: 104 52W
Köppen Classification: Tropical and Subtropical Steppe Climate

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This climate type occurs primarily on the periphery of the true deserts in low-latitude semiarid steppe regions. It is transitional to the tropical wet-dry climate on the equatorward side and to the mediterranean climate on its poleward margin, with a cooler, wetter winter resulting from the higher latitude and mid-latitude frontal cyclone activity. Annual precipitation totals are greater than in tropical and subtropical desert climates. Yearly variations in amount are not as extreme as in the true deserts but are nevertheless large.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "BSk". (Tropical and Subtropical Steppe Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Castle Rock is 47.3°F (8.5°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 68.8°F (20.4°C). The coolest month on average is December, with an average temperature of 29.0°F (-1.7°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Castle Rock is 99.0°F (37.2°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in Castle Rock is 72.0°F (22.2°C), which was recorded in December.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Castle Rock is 17.1" (434.3 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is July with 2.5" (63.5 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is January with an average of 0.5" (12.7 mm). There are an average of 67.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in July with 9.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in January with 3.0 days.

In Castle Rock, there's an average of 60.7" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is March, with 11.7" of snow (29.7 cm).



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