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The climate of Fargo (North Dakota - United States of America)
Fargo  is a large city located in the eastern part of North Dakota on the banks of the Red River. This river forms the natural border with the state of Minnesota. Just like many cities in the United States the city was founded at the end of the 19th century with the coming of the Northern Pacific Railway. The city was soon known as the Gateway to the West. The North Dakota State University can be found here since 1890. Nowadays this is still the biggest employer in the city.
Fargo became world famous when the movie Fargo came out. However, not a single scene was shot in the city. Fargo has a moderate maritime climate. precipitation figures are highest during the summer. During the winter most precipitation falls in the form of snow or glazed frost. During the winter snowstorms are not uncommon and temperatures remain below freezing point.

 

Climate information
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records. They are an average for Fargo:

average
 maximum
temperature (įC)

average
minimum

temperature (įC)
average
hours of sunshine

per
day
average days with precipitation
per month
average
mm
precipitation
per month
average
sea
temperature (įC)
January -9 -20 5 8 n/a
February -6 -16 6 7 n/a
March 2 -8 7 8 n/a
April 12 0 8 9 n/a
May 21 7 9 10 n/a
June 25 12 10 11 n/a
July 29 15 11 10 n/a
August 28 13 10 9 n/a
September 21 8 8 9 n/a
October 14 2 6 7 n/a
November 3 -7 4 6 n/a
December -7 -16 4 8 n/a
= 0-5 mm ● = 6-30 mm ● = 31-60 mm ● = 61-100 mm ● = 101-200 mm ● = over 200 mm
= 0-0.2 inches ● = 0.2-1.2 inches ● = 1.2-2.4 inches ● = 2.5-4 inches ● = 4.1-8 inches ● = over 8 inches

More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather, extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate information for each month of the year:
 

chance of
(very) hot

weather

chance of
(very) cool
weather
chance of
long-term

precipitation
chance of
hurricanes
(cyclones)
chance of
sunny days

UV-index

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
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