Special Report

Places Having the Most Unusually Mild Winters this Year

10. Fortine, Montana
> Temp difference this winter compared to historical avg.: 4.9 °F
> Avg. temp this winter through Jan. 2020: 28.6 °F
> Avg. temp on record Nov-Jan (122 years through 2019): 23.7 °F
> Avg. precipitation this winter through Jan. 2020: 21.1 mm
> Avg. precipitation on record Nov-Jan (124 years through 2019): 34.9 mm
> Population: 321

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9. New London, Wisconsin
> Temp difference this winter compared to historical avg.: 5.1 °F
> Avg. temp this winter through Jan. 2020: 28.0 °F
> Avg. temp on record Nov-Jan (126 years through 2019): 23.0 °F
> Avg. precipitation this winter through Jan. 2020: 56.1 mm
> Avg. precipitation on record Nov-Jan (129 years through 2019): 41.8 mm
> Population: 6,772

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8. Saint Ignatius, Montana
> Temp difference this winter compared to historical avg.: 5.1 °F
> Avg. temp this winter through Jan. 2020: 33.5 °F
> Avg. temp on record Nov-Jan (122 years through 2019): 28.4 °F
> Avg. precipitation this winter through Jan. 2020: 14.1 mm
> Avg. precipitation on record Nov-Jan (125 years through 2019): 24.6 mm
> Population: 746

Source: Courtesy of Google Maps 2009

7. Elk City, Idaho
> Temp difference this winter compared to historical avg.: 5.1 °F
> Avg. temp this winter through Jan. 2020: 37.3 °F
> Avg. temp on record Nov-Jan (116 years through 2019): 32.2 °F
> Avg. precipitation this winter through Jan. 2020: 92.3 mm
> Avg. precipitation on record Nov-Jan (125 years through 2019): 71.0 mm
> Population: 83

6. Pembina, North Dakota
> Temp difference this winter compared to historical avg.: 5.1 °F
> Avg. temp this winter through Jan. 2020: 15.6 °F
> Avg. temp on record Nov-Jan (136 years through 2019): 10.5 °F
> Avg. precipitation this winter through Jan. 2020: 10.8 mm
> Avg. precipitation on record Nov-Jan (148 years through 2019): 16.0 mm
> Population: 504

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