Marion township, South Dakota 

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Climate in Marion township, South Dakota

Marion township, South Dakota gets 27 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Marion township averages 36 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 208 sunny days per year in Marion township. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Marion township gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 78 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 7
Rain: averages 27 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 36 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Marion township is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in South Dakota.

6.9 / 10
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in Marion township, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Marion township, South DakotaUnited States
  26.9 in.38.1 in.
  36.1 in.27.8 in.
  78.3 days106.2 days
  208 days205 days
  85.0°85.8°
  7.3°21.7°
  6.97
  3.54.3
  1453 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for Marion township with an average high temperature of 85.0°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in South Dakota. In Marion township, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Marion township are June, September and August.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Marion township with an average of 7.3°. This is about average compared to other places in South Dakota.


In Marion township, there are 17.6 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is about average compared to other places in South Dakota.


In Marion township, there are 158.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is warmer than most places in South Dakota.


In Marion township, there are 23.7 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in South Dakota.


June is the wettest month in Marion township with 4.2 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 0.5 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 39% of yearly precipitation and 7% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 26.9 inches in Marion township means that it is one of the wettest places in South Dakota.


May is the rainiest month in Marion township with 10.1 days of rain, and February is the driest month with only 3.9 rainy days. There are 78.3 rainy days annually in Marion township, which is less rainy than most places in South Dakota. The rainiest season is Autumn when it rains 31% of the time and the driest is Spring with only a 15% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 36.1 inches in Marion township means that it is less snowy than most places in South Dakota. December is the snowiest month in Marion township with 7.1 inches of snow, and 7 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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