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Elevation: 158 feet     Latitude: 48 47N     Longitude: 122 32W
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 Bellingham is 51.7°F (10.9°C). The warmest month, on average, is August with an average temperature of 63.9°F (17.7°C). The coolest month on average is December, with an average temperature of 40.4°F (4.7°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Bellingham is 92.0°F (33.3°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in Bellingham is 4.0°F (-15.6°C), which was recorded in November.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Bellingham is 35.3" (896.6 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is November with 5.8" (147.3 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is July with an average of 1.1" (27.9 mm). There are an average of 160.5 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in November with 20.3 days and the least precipitation occurring in August with 5.6 days.

In terms of liquid precipitation, there are an average of 95.1 days of rain, with the most rain occurring in December with 12.2 days of rain, and the least rain occurring in July with 2.1 days of rain.

In Bellingham, there's an average of 3.6" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is November, with 1.2" of snow (3 cm).

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