Watertown’s February weather statistics are in!

March 2, 2023
Mike Tanner

WATERTOWN, S.D.–Watertown’s weather statistics for the month of February are in.

The National Weather Service office in Aberdeen says Watertown saw 12.7 inches of snow during the month, which is 3.8 inches above normal. The more than one foot of snow contained .91 of an inch of precipitation.

Watertown’s average temperature in February was 15.2 degrees, or 1.1 degrees colder than normal.

The warmest day of the month was February 14th, when the temperature hit 39 degrees. The coldest day of the month was February 24th at 21 below zero.

Watertown’s peak wind gust during the month was on February 14th at 55 miles per hour.