U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Weather
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
View Poll Results: How would you rate the climate of Duluth, MN
A 10 18.87%
B 9 16.98%
C 8 15.09%
D 16 30.19%
F 10 18.87%
Voters: 53. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Old 11-07-2011, 04:19 PM
 
Location: North
98 posts, read 68,174 times
Reputation: 40

Advertisements

135 precip days is pretty bad. C-/D+
Quick reply to this message

 
Old 11-07-2011, 05:19 PM
 
Location: Leeds, UK
15,506 posts, read 10,166,456 times
Reputation: 6166
135 days of rain AND snow. The rain figure is probably a lot lower due to dry winters.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 11-07-2011, 09:41 PM
 
Location: Cloudchurch, Subantarctica
2,613 posts, read 2,085,193 times
Reputation: 1342
Truly awful. Okay summers (although even these are marred by high rainfall), but that's it. D-.

Quote:
Originally Posted by alex985 View Post
winters could be even a bit colder though.
What possible reason could you have for wanting it colder than that?
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 11-07-2011, 09:43 PM
 
Location: New York City
2,790 posts, read 3,135,490 times
Reputation: 1673
Voted D.
A bit harsh but this climate is borderline subarctic. Winters are not just frigid, they are also very long. Duluth in April averages are lower than NYC's March numbers. And I think NYC spring usually comes fairly late.
Summers, outside of July I guess, I fairly cool with downright cold morning lows. Sunshine hours are ok, though.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 11-07-2011, 09:46 PM
 
Location: New York City
2,790 posts, read 3,135,490 times
Reputation: 1673
Quote:
Originally Posted by ChesterNZ View Post
Truly awful. Okay summers (although even these are marred by high rainfall), but that's it. D-.


What possible reason could you have for wanting it colder than that?
Can't spit iceballs. Water doesn't freeze fast enough.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 11-07-2011, 09:52 PM
 
Location: Leeds, UK
15,506 posts, read 10,166,456 times
Reputation: 6166
It ain't cold until I my pee freezes in mid air.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 11-24-2011, 04:36 AM
 
Location: London
778 posts, read 419,790 times
Reputation: 294
C-/D+

I like the temperature extremes and reasonable amounts of sunshine...but, the summers aren't hot enough nor long enough to compensate for six months of winter.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 11-24-2011, 05:49 AM
 
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
293 posts, read 220,613 times
Reputation: 162
It get's a B from me.. just short of an A because summers are too warm.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 03-15-2013, 12:54 PM
 
Location: Kharkiv, Ukraine
2,136 posts, read 1,011,372 times
Reputation: 727
A-/B+. Summers are near perfect.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 03-15-2013, 01:09 PM
 
Location: Turkey,Istanbul
1,021 posts, read 338,962 times
Reputation: 177
F
Too cold and snowy.
Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


 
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:
Over $94,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Weather

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2015, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top