Minot, North Dakota 

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Weather in Minot, North Dakota

The most pleasant months of the year for Minot are June, August and July. In Minot, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Minot with an average high temperature of 81.4°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in North Dakota. January is the snowiest month in Minot with 10.3 inches of snow, and 8 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Minot, ND

4 AM PST

Light Snow Likely And Areas Of Blowing Snow

10°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightLight Snow Likely And Areas Of Blowing Snow1° / 7°NW 20 mph
Monday NightChance Light Snow-18° / -8°NW 7 to 10 mph
Tuesday NightPartly Cloudy-26° / -8°W 6 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Cloudy then Slight Chance Light Snow-22° / -5°W 6 to 9 mph
Thursday NightMostly Cloudy-24° / -12°W 8 mph
Friday NightPartly Cloudy-26° / -7°W 12 mph
Saturday NightPartly Cloudy-21° / 9°SW 12 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 81 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 2
Rain: averages 18 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 46 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Minot area is 9.2 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Dakota.

9.2 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. 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)
HighLow
January20°
February25°
March36° 18°
April55° 31°
May67° 42°
June75° 52°
July81° 57°
August81° 55°
September70° 45°
October55° 32°
November37° 18°
December23°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Minot
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January03166
February02755
March02954
April01762
May0490
June20110
July4090
August6080
September1270
October01461
November02754
December03166

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.


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Reviews for Minot    8 Reviews
Scary, Weird - 12/20/2019
I moved here five years ago and within the first two weeks I had an 80 so'me year old lady give me the stink eye for holding door open for her and an 80 some year old... Read More

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Not for most - 8/9/2018
Been living here for 20 + yrs... Pros - Safe, decent schools, commute, low unemployment & nice summers. Cons - Cost of living, taxes (highest in the state),... Read More

Magic City - 1/9/2018
An amazing place to raise children of all races, very safe and plenty to do. The only downside is the weather in the winter but I tell you the summers make up for... Read More


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