Bismarck Metro Area, North Dakota gets 18 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Bismarck Metro Area averages 41 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 199 sunny days per year in Bismarck Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Bismarck Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 80 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.
Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 2
Rain: averages 18 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 41 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Bismarck metro area is 6.6 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in North Dakota.
6.6 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the Bismarck metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.