Average Weather in July in Bemidji Minnesota, United States
Daily high temperatures are around 78°F, rarely falling below 67°F or exceeding 88°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 79°F on July 25.
Daily low temperatures are around 58°F, rarely falling below 47°F or exceeding 67°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 58°F on July 19.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Bemidji typically range from 58°F to 79°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from -0°F to 18°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in July
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on July. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in July
The month of July in Bemidji experiences decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 36% to 28%.
The clearest day of the month is July 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 72% of the time.
For reference, on February 4, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 67%, while on August 1, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 72%.
Cloud Cover Categories in July
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Bemidji, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is very rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 40% and ending it at 29%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 41% on June 29, and its lowest chance is 6% on January 24.
Probability of Precipitation in July
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during July in Bemidji is rapidly decreasing, starting the month at 3.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 6.2 inches or falls below 1.6 inches, and ending the month at 2.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 4.4 inches or falls below 1.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in July
Over the course of July in Bemidji, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 55 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 50 seconds, and weekly decrease of 12 minutes, 52 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 14 hours, 59 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 15 hours, 54 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Bemidji is 5:26 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 30 minutes later at 5:56 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 9:20 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 25 minutes earlier at 8:54 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Bemidji during 2018, but it neither starts nor ends during July, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:22 AM and sets 15 hours, 58 minutes later, at 9:20 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:04 AM and sets 8 hours, 27 minutes later, at 4:31 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Bemidji is gradually increasing during July, rising from 8% to 11% over the course of the month.
The highest chance of a muggy day during July is 11% on July 20.
For reference, on July 20, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 11% of the time, while on October 7, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in July
The average hourly wind speed in Bemidji is gradually decreasing during July, decreasing from 10.6 miles per hour to 9.8 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on March 21, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.6 miles per hour, while on August 1, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 9.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
The growing season in Bemidji typically lasts for 4.5 months (138 days), from around May 13 to around September 27, rarely starting before April 23 or after June 1, and rarely ending before September 11 or after October 14.
The month of July in Bemidji is reliably fully within the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in July
The average accumulated growing degree days in Bemidji are rapidly increasing during July, increasing by 540°F, from 710°F to 1,250°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Bemidji is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 6.8 kWh throughout.
The highest average daily incident shortwave solar energy during July is 6.9 kWh on July 10.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in July
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Bemidji are 47.474 deg latitude, -94.880 deg longitude, and 1,362 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Bemidji is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 66 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,352 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (243 feet). Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (863 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Bemidji is covered by water (51%), artificial surfaces (26%), and cropland (15%), within 10 miles by trees (52%) and cropland (24%), and within 50 miles by trees (58%) and cropland (18%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Bemidji year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Bemidji.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Bemidji according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Bemidji is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Bemidji and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Bemidji-Beltrami County Airport (95%, 4.9 kilometers, northwest); Park Rapids Municipal-Konshok Field Airport (2.0%, 65 kilometers, south); Longville Municipal Airport (1.7%, 74 kilometers, southeast); and Bigfork Municipal Airport (1.1%, 99 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .