The most pleasant months of the year for Harlowton are June, August and July. In Harlowton, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Harlowton with an average high temperature of 82.9°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Montana. March is the snowiest month in Harlowton with 8.0 inches of snow, and 9 months of the year have significant snowfall. Days with noticeable humidity are rare throughout the year.
Today's Weather - Harlowton, MT
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Rain And Snow Showers
|7 DAY FORECAST||DESCRIPTION||HIGH/LOW||WIND|
|Tonight||Rain And Snow Showers||31° / 47°||WNW 9 to 14 mph|
|Sunday Night||Chance Rain And Snow Showers||29° / 48°||W 9 to 16 mph|
|Monday Night||Isolated Rain And Snow Showers||33° / 56°||W 16 to 30 mph|
|Tuesday Night||Light Rain Likely then Chance Light Snow||29° / 44°||W 14 to 26 mph|
|Wednesday Night||Chance Light Snow||24° / 46°||NW 10 to 16 mph|
|Thursday Night||Partly Cloudy||29° / 56°||W 13 mph|
|Friday Night||Slight Chance Light Rain then Slight Chance Light Snow||29° / 44°||WSW 15 to 21 mph|
Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 12
Rain: averages 14 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 43 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Harlowton area is 6.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Montana.
6.8 / 10
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.
Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Harlowton
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.