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Elevation: 774 meters     Latitude: 31 48N     Longitude: 100 40W
Köppen Classification: Mid-Latitude Steppe and Desert Climate



This climate type is characterized by extremely variable temperature conditions, with annual means decreasing and annual ranges increasing poleward, and relatively little precipitation. This climate is typically located deep within the interiors of continents and is contiguous with the tropical desert climates of North and South America and of central Asia. This region type owes its origins to locations deep within continental interiors, far from the windward coasts and sources of moist, maritime air. Remoteness from sources of water vapor is enhanced in some regions by mountain barriers upwind.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Bsh". (Mid-Latitude Steppe and Desert Climate).

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Lake EV Spence is 22.8" (579.1 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is May with 3.0" (76.2 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is January with an average of 0.9" (22.9 mm). There are an average of 48.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in May with 5.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in November with 3.0 days.

In Lake EV Spence, there's an average of 4.4" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is January, with 1.7" of snow (4.3 cm).

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