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Elevation: 8104 feet     Latitude: 38 42N     Longitude: 120 03W
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 Kirkwood is 40.1°F (4.5°C). The warmest month, on average, is July with an average temperature of 57.1°F (13.9°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 26.6°F (-3°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Kirkwood is 95.0°F (35°C), which was recorded in July. The lowest recorded temperature in Kirkwood is -26.0°F (-32.2°C), which was recorded in January.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Kirkwood is 47.0" (1193.8 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is January with 8.7" (221 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 82.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in January with 11.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in July with 2.0 days.

In Kirkwood, there's an average of 380.2" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is January, with 77.7" of snow (197.4 cm).

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