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Heavy Rain Continues over Portions of the Pacific Northwest

Heavy rain with local flooding will continue along the Washington and Oregon coasts for the next few days. Snow will impact the higher elevations of the Cascades to the northern Rockies. Strong winds will develop in the Sierra and Great Basin. Meanwhile, heavy rain is possible in parts of Florida while light snow will fall in the Upper Great Lakes and northern New England. Read More >

 

Fall First Freeze Information
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Greatest Consecutive Hours <= 32°F: Last 30 Days
 

 


Midwestern Regional Cimate Center Graphics

First Freeze Data:
32° F

 
Dates of First 32°F Freeze: Wyoming
Days since Most Recent 32°F Freeze
Date of Most Recent 32°F Freeze
Over past 14 days
Number of Days <=
32°F
Growing Degree Days (base 42°F) Since Most Recent 32°F Freeze

 


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First Hard Freeze Data:
28° F

 
Dates of First 28°F Freeze: Wyoming
Days since Most Recent 28°F Freeze
Date of Most Recent 28°F Freeze
Over past 14 days
Number of Days <=
28°F
Growing Degree Days (base 42°F) Since Most Recent 28°F Freeze

 

Climatological First Freeze Graphics
Date of Median First 32° F Freeze
Date of Early First 32° F Freeze
Date of Late First 32° F Freeze
 
 
Date of Median First 28° F Freeze
Date of Early First 28° F Freeze
Date of Late First 28° F Freeze

 

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Climatological First Freeze Data

Location

County

Elev.
(ft)

 

Early

Average

Late

 

2017
 33F-36F

2017
29F-32F

2017
<=28F

 

2016

2015

2014

2013

Clark 3NE
(1961-2017)
Park 4090   AUG 23
(2015)
SEP 16 OCT 15
(1963)
  SEP 17 SEP 17 OCT 3    OCT 5 AUG 23 SEP 12 OCT 4
Cody Airport
(1915-2017)
Park 5100   AUG 21
(1945)
SEP 21 NOV 1
(1940)
  SEP 16 SEP 22 OCT 3   OCT 5 OCT 28 SEP 11 OCT 3
(1916-2017)
Big Horn 4105   AUG 26
(1992)
SEP 19 OCT 17
(2015)
  SEP 18 OCT 4 OCT 10   OCT 11 OCT 17 SEP 12 OCT 1
(1999-2017)
Big Horn 3935   SEP 12
(2014)
OCT 1 OCT 18
(2011)
  OCT 3 OCT 4 OCT 4   OCT 11 OCT 16 SEP 12 OCT 4
Thermopolis
(1899-2017)
Hot Springs 4315   AUG 15
(1938)
SEP 22 OCT 19
(2007)
  SEP 20 OCT 3 OCT 9   OCT 7 OCT 16 SEP 12 SEP 27
Worland Airport
(1960-2017)
Washakie 4245   SEP 2
(1974)
SEP 28 OCT 18
(1989)
  SEP 17 SEP 20 OCT 3   OCT 6 OCT 12 SEP 12 SEP 28
Buffalo
(1899-2017)
Johnson 4670   AUG 15
(2012)
SEP 18 OCT 17
(1963)
  SEP 17 SEP 20 OCT 3   OCT 5 OCT 12 SEP 11 SEP 27
Buffalo Airport
(1999-2017)
Johnson 4970   SEP 10
(2014)
OCT 1 OCT 19
(2011)
  SEP 17 OCT 3 OCT 9   OCT 5 OCT 16 SEP 10 SEP 27
Kaycee
(1949-2017)
Johnson 4975   AUG 20
(1964)
SEP 15 OCT 16
(2015)
  SEP 18 SEP 26 OCT 4   OCT 12 OCT 16 SEP 11 SEP 27
Moose
(1958-2017)
Teton 6470   AUG 1
(1995)
AUG 20 SEP 23
(1998)
   AUG 16 SEP 17 SEP 17   AUG 3 AUG 23 AUG 2 SEP 1
Dubois
(1907-2017)
Fremont 6955   AUG 1
(1927)
AUG 22 SEP 21
(1990)
   AUG 16

SEP 17

SEP 17   AUG 24 AUG 23 SEP 4 SEP 19
Riverton
(1907-2017)
Fremont 4950   AUG 7
(1912)
SEP 16 OCT 12
(2015)
  SEP 18 SEP 26 OCT 3   OCT 5 OCT 12 SEP 12 SEP 27
Lander (town)
(1999-2017)
Fremont 5320   AUG 31
(2005)
SEP 14 SEP 20
(2013)
  SEP 17 SEP 26 OCT 3   SEP 10 SEP 18 SEP 13 SEP 20
Lander Hunt Field
(1891-2017)
Fremont 5585   AUG 22
(1904)
SEP 21 OCT 25
(2010)
  SEP 24 OCT 1 OCT 3   OCT 5 OCT 22 SEP 12 SEP 26
Jeffrey City
(1964-2017)
Fremont 6320   AUG 10
(2014)
SEP 10 OCT 5
(2001)
  SEP 6 SEP 17 SEP 26   SEP 10 AUG 23 AUG 10 SEP 20
Casper Airport
(1939-2017)
Natrona 5320   AUG 23
(2015)
SEP 20 OCT 28
(1940)
  SEP 6 SEP 27 OCT 4   SEP 10 AUG 23 SEP 12 SEP 20

Location

County

Elev.
(ft)

 

Early    

Average

Late 

 

2017
33F-36F

2017
29F-32F

2017
<=28F

 

2016

2015

2014

2013

Afton
(1957-2017)
Lincoln 6245   AUG 2
(1975)
AUG 22 SEP 24
(1963)
   AUG 22 SEP 17 SEP 17   AUG 24 AUG 6 SEP 4 SEP 19
Bedford 3 SE
(1975-2017)
Lincoln 6425   AUG 1
(2000)
AUG 25 OCT 2
(1990)
   AUG 22  AUG 22 SEP 17   AUG 4 AUG 23 SEP 4 SEP 19
Sublette 6940   AUG 1
(1995)
AUG 20 SEP 19
(2013)
   AUG 16  AUG 19 SEP 17   AUG 4 AUG 21 SEP 1 SEP 19
Big Piney Airport
(1998-2017)
Sublette 6975   AUG 4
(2016)
AUG 11 SEP 19
(2013)
   AUG 16  AUG 22 SEP 17   AUG 4 AUG 23 SEP 1 SEP 19
Fossil Butte
(1990-2017)
Lincoln 6780   AUG 1
(1995)
AUG 22 SEP 19
(2013)
   AUG 19 SEP 16 SEP 17   AUG 4 AUG 20 SEP 1 SEP 19
Green River
(1905-2017)
Sweetwater 6130   AUG 4
(1980)
SEP 10 OCT 23
(2015)
  SEP 17 SEP 17 OCT 3   OCT 6 OCT 23 SEP 12 SEP 26
Rock Springs Apt.
(1948-2017)
Sweetwater 6760   SEP 1
(1973)
SEP 21 OCT 24
(1963)
  SEP 17 SEP 17 OCT 1   OCT 3 OCT 22 SEP 11 SEP 26
*Month Day* = record earliest freeze    *Month Day* = Record latest freeze

***Final Update for Fall First Freeze Season October 11, 2017***

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Growing Season Data
Location County Elev. (ft) Longest Growing Season
Average Growing Season (Days)
Shortest Growing Season 2017   2016 2015 2014 2013

Clark 3 NE
(1961-2017)

Park 4090
150 (2013)
118
71 (1976)
112  
145
103
120
150

 

Deaver
(1916-2017)
Big Horn 4105
165(2017)
121
86 (1992)
165  
150
157
120
148
Thermopolis
(1899-2017)
Hot Springs 4315
181 (2007)
125

65 (1938)

156  
148
157
121
146
Worland
(1960-2017)
Washakie 4245
176 (1989)
141
102 (1974 )
142  
135
153
120
146
Buffalo
(1899-2017)
Johnson 4670
156 (1998)
124
57 (1904)
121  
138
146
117
143
Kaycee
(1949-2017)
Johnson 4975
147 (2015)
114
78 (1964)
126   146 147
119
142
Moose
(1958-2017)
Teton 6470
104 (1961)
50
0 (1995)
 78  
21
24
43
69
Dubois
(1907-2017)
Fremont 6955
111 (2017)
58
0 (1995)
111  
83
23
77
87
Riverton
(1907-2017)
Fremont 4950
159 (1998)
116
67 (1989)
130  
145
153
120
146
Lander (town)
(1999-2017)
Fremont 5320
135 (2013)
102
81 (2000, 2005)
119  
108
124
85
135
Lander Apt.
(1891-2017)
Fremont 5585
170 (1987)
121
57 (1904)
133  
145
155
106
145
Jeffrey City
(1964-2017)
Fremont 6320
127 (2009)
99
53 (1985, 1993)
116  
113
88
55
107
Casper Apt.
(1939-2017)
Natrona 5320
165 (1963)
121
78 (1972)
129  
100 
94
119
107
Location County Elev. (ft) Longest Growing Season
Average Growing Season (Days)
Shortest Growing Season 2017   2016 2015 2014 2013
Afton
(1957-2017)
Lincoln 6245  111 (2017) 57 8 (2015) 111    57 8 76 87
Bedford 3 SE
(1975-2017)
Lincoln 6425
109 (1990)
61
8 (1995)
84  
38
24
76
86
Boulder Rearing Station
(1989-2017)
Sublette 6940
86 (2013)
56
19 (2016)
48  
19
21
60
86
Big Piney
(1998-2017)
Sublette 6975
87 (2013)
45
2 (1987)
52  
20
24
61
87
Fossil Butte
(1990-2017)
Lincoln 6780
89 (2013)
51
0 (1995)
77  
21
20
61
89
Green River
(1905-2017)
Sweetwater 6130
149 (2015)
97
45 (1968)
119  
145
149
117
144
Rock Springs Apt.
(1948-2017)
Sweetwater 6760
155 (1963)
115
73 (1973)

95

 
132
150
119
145

XX (2017) = New record set in 2017.  M = missing data during the period.
Growing Season = Number of Days between last Spring Freeze and first Fall freeze (<= 32°F)

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