1997 Growing Season Weather Summary With Comparisons To 1995 And 1996

Monthly Temperatures (F) and Normals

---- Max Temp ----

---- Min Temp ----

---- Monthly Avg Temp ----

Month

1997

Norm

1995

1996

1997

Norm

1995

1996

1997

Norm

1995

1996

Apr

44.5

51.7

45.3

42.5

24.3

28.2

28.0

24.3

34.4

40.0

36.7

33.4

May

65.7

66.2

63.2

62.1

38.9

40.4

41.2

35.7

52.3

53.3

52.2

48.9

June

78.4

75.2

76.7

76.3

53.5

50.9

55.1

52.7

65.9

63.1

65.9

64.5

July

78.1

81.2

76.9

75.6

57.4

56.2

55.7

53.8

67.7

68.7

66.3

64.7

Aug

79.4

79.7

81.4

80.6

52.5

52.5

55.3

54.3

66.0

66.1

68.4

67.4

Sept

73.2

68.1

69.7

67.4

45.5

42.0

41.9

43.1

59.3

55.1

55.8

55.3

Avgs:

69.9

70.4

68.9

67.4

45.4

45.0

46.2

44.0

57.6

57.7

57.5

55.7


Normals = 1961-1990 averages

Source: NDDAWN (North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network)

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