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December Weather In Bismarck  
December Bismarck Weather
Record High: 65°F
Normal High: 26°F
Normal Low: 5°F
Record Low: -43°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.44"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 0.72"
Avg Monthly Snow: 6.9"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 10.2"

Bismarck Weather In December

The highest recorded temperature for Bismarck for the past 71 years in December was 65 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on December 4, 1979, while the typical high temperature is 26. The lowest documented temperature in December for Bismarck for the past 71 years was -43 registered on December 31, 1967, while the regular low temperature for a given day during the month is 5.

United States National Weather Service historical Bismarck December weather data indicates that on December 14, 1989, the measured high temperature did not exceed -20 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Bismarck in the past 71 years. NWS weather data additionally shows that on December 13, 1999, the lowest recorded temperature on that day did not drop below 36 degrees, the highest low measured in Bismarck in the last 71 years.

NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in Bismarck on December First averages 33 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of December averages 22 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Bismarck on December First is 12 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 0 degrees.

Bismarck usually receives an average of 0.44 inches of rain during the month. December Bismarck Weather records indicated that on December 30, 2006 Bismarck received 0.72 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in December. Bismarck averages 6.9 inches of snow in December. The highest snowfall on a single day in December was 10.2 inches on December 30, 2006.