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Elevation: 2356 feet     Latitude: 47 38N     Longitude: 117 32W
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 Spokane is 48.2°F (9°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 69.8°F (21°C). The coolest month on average is December, with an average temperature of 27.4°F (-2.6°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Spokane is 108.0°F (42.2°C), which was recorded in August. The lowest recorded temperature in Spokane is -25.0°F (-31.7°C), which was recorded in December.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Spokane is 16.6" (421.6 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is November with 2.3" (58.4 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is July with an average of 0.6" (15.2 mm). There are an average of 90.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in January with 11.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in July with 3.0 days.

In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 113.0 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in December with 15.0 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in July with 5.0 days of rain.

In Spokane, there's an average of 44.9" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is December, with 14.6" of snow (37.1 cm).

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