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Elevation: 2580 feet     Latitude: 47 09N     Longitude: 116 55W
Köppen Classification: Mediterran Climate



Under the Köppen Climate Classification climate classification, "dry-summer subtropical" climates are often referred to as "Mediterranean". This climate zone has an an average temperature above 10°C (50°F) in their warmest months, and an average in the coldest between 18 to -3°C (64 to 27°F). Summers tend to be dry with less than one-third that of the wettest winter month, and with less than 30mm (1.18 in) of precipitation in a summer month. SMany of the regions with Mediterranean climates have relatively mild winters and very warm summers.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Csb". (Mediterran Climate).

The average temperature for the year in De Smet is 45.7°F (7.6°C). The warmest month, on average, is August with an average temperature of 65.7°F (18.7°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 26.6°F (-3°C).

The highest recorded temperature in De Smet is 102.0°F (38.9°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in De Smet is -40.0°F (-40°C), which was recorded in December.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in De Smet is 25.2" (640.1 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is November with 3.6" (91.4 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is August with an average of 0.8" (20.3 mm). There are an average of 96.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in November with 15.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in July with 3.0 days.

In De Smet, there's an average of 57.4" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is December, with 21.3" of snow (54.1 cm).

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