Summers are short and moderate with an average temperature of 61 degrees. Winters are long and cold, but not severe, with an average temperature of 28 degrees. Spring and Autumn feature cool nights and warm days. Monthly average temperatures range from a high of 30 degrees in Winter to a high of 80 degrees in Summer. The monthly low average temperatures range between 10 and 56 degrees. Precipitation is 3 inches plus per month with an average annual rainfall of 52 inches. A blanket of 15 inches of snow is normal with accumulation in the higher elevations of 60 to 70 inches. Topography variations make for a diversity of weather conditions in the area.