Special Report

America's 50 Coldest Cities

30. Scottsbluff, Nebraska
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 12.5 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 58.3 F
> Population: 15,015

> Average annual snowfall: 41.6 in.

29. Norfolk, Nebraska
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 12.1 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 63.6 F
> Population: 24,311
> Average annual snowfall: 31.0 in.

28. Helena, Montana
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 11.9 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 54.3 F
> Population: 28,747
> Average annual snowfall: 45.8 in.

27. Alpena, Michigan
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 11.4 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 55.3 F
> Population: 10,421
> Average annual snowfall: 84.4 in.

26. Des Moines, Iowa
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 11.4 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 63.8 F
> Population: 205,415
> Average annual snowfall: 34.5 in.

25. Dubuque, Iowa
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 11.2 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 62.1 F
> Population: 57,826
> Average annual snowfall: 43.7 in.

24. North Platte, Nebraska
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 11.1 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 60.4 F
> Population: 24,609
> Average annual snowfall: 30.7 in.

23. Madison, Wisconsin
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 11.1 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 61.0 F
> Population: 237,395
> Average annual snowfall: 46.0 in.

22. Anchorage, Alaska
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 11.1 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 52.2 F
> Population: 295,237
> Average annual snowfall: 72.8 in.

21. Sheridan, Wyoming
> Average monthly minimum temperature: 10.6 F
> Average monthly maximum temperature: 53.0 F
> Population: 17,584
> Average annual snowfall: 71.4 in.