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Elevation: 1220 feet     Latitude: 40 45N     Longitude: 082 43W
Köppen Classification: Warm Summer Continental Climate



This climate climate zone covers from about 44°N to 50°N latitude mostly east of the 100th meridian in North America. However, it can be found as far north as 54°N, and further west in the Canadian Prairie Provinces and below 40°N in the high Appalachians. In Europe this subtype reaches its most northerly latitude at nearly 61° N. Areas featuring this subtype of the continental climate have an average temperature in the warmest month below 22°C (22°F). Summer high temperatures in this zone typically average between 21-28°C (70-82°F) during the daytime and the average temperatures in the coldest month are generally far below the -3 °C (27°F) mark.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Dfb". (Warm Summer Continental Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Galion is 50.1°F (10.1°C). The warmest month, on average, is August with an average temperature of 72.3°F (22.4°C). The coolest month on average is February, with an average temperature of 23.5°F (-4.7°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Galion is 98.0°F (36.7°C), which was recorded in June. The lowest recorded temperature in Galion is -17.0°F (-27.2°C), which was recorded in January.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Galion is 39.4" (1000.8 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is June with 4.4" (111.8 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is February with an average of 2.1" (53.3 mm). There are an average of 128.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in March with 12.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in August with 9.0 days.

In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 75.9 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in April with 8.7 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in October with 4.2 days of rain.

In Galion, there's an average of 32.7" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is January, with 9.5" of snow (24.1 cm).

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