Description of Source Data for Climatic Database Derived in Task 1

City NCDC Id # Dates Mn/DOT District Data Source
Ada 210018 1892-2001 2 NCDC
Afton 210040 1865-1872 Metro Smithsonian
Ahrens Hill/Brainerd 210054 1930-1932(partial record) 3A NCDC
Airlie/Pipestone 210056 1894 8 NCDC
Aitkin 210059 1948-2001 3A NCDC
Albert Lea 210075 1885-2001 6B NCDC Army Signal Corps
Alborn 210096 1927-1952 (scattered months) 1A NCDC
Alexandia 210110 1886-1948 4 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Alexandia 210110 1862 4 Smithsonian
Alexandia Airport 210112 1940-2001 4 NCDC
Alexandia (Garrison) 210110 Nov and Dec 1868 4 Smithsonian
Alma City 210135 1891-1893 6A NCDC
Amboy 210157 1905-2001 7A NCDC
Angus 210195 1902-1975 2 NCDC
Argyle 210252 1887, 1888, 1896 and 1916-2001 2 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Artichoke Lake 210287 1917-2001 4 NCDC
Ash Creek 210305 1892 7B NCDC
Ashby 210300 1899-1906 4 NCDC
Austin 210355 1937-2001 6B NCDC
Babbitt 210390 1920-1986 1 NCDC
Bagley 210425 1906-1941 2 NCDC
Barrett 210485 1893-1894(part) 4 NCDC
Baudette 210515 1908-2001 2 NCDC
Beardsley 210541 1893-1973 4 NCDC
Beaulieu(Mahnomen) 210555 1900-1912 4 NCDC
Beaver 210559 1936-1989 6A NCDC
Beaver Bay 210561 1858-1870 1A Smithsonian
Beaver River valley (Lake County) 210563 1859-1860 1A Smithsonian
Belle Plain 210625 1941-1942 Metro NCDC
Belle Plaine 210625 1893-1897 7A NCDC
Belle Prairie 210627 Jun 1856 3A Smithsonian
Bemidji 210643 1896-1996 2 NCDC
Benson 210667 1940-2001 4 NCDC
Big Falls 210746 1930-2001 1B NCDC
Big Fork 210754 1925-1926, 1940-2001 1B NCDC
Bingham Lake 210775 1892-1899 7B NCDC
Bird Island 210783 1885-1887,1892-1976 8 NCDC Amy Signal Corps
Blackduck 210803 1907-1908 and 1932-1953 2 NCDC
Blakeley 210820 1940-1941 7A NCDC
Blooming Prairie 210840 12/1876-1877, 1891-1904 6B NCDC Army Signal Corps
Bonniwells Mills (Lk Jennie/Meeker) 214465 1893-1901 8 NCDC
Bowles Creek (Washington County) 210895 Dec 1865-Jan 1866 Metro Smithsonian
Brainerd 210934 1887-1955 3A NCDC Army Signal Corps
Breckenridge 210975 1897-1898 4 NCDC
Breckenridge 210975 1872-1880, 1897-1898, 1944-1948 4 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Breese(Marshal county) 210977 1896 2 NCDC
Breezy Point 210979 1909-1910 Metro NCDC
Bricelyn 210981 1940-2001 7A NCDC
Buffalo 211107 Aug-Oct 1886, 1948-2001 3B Army Signal Corps
Caledonia 211198 1892-2001 6A NCDC
Caledonia 211198 1947-1948 6A NCDC
Caledonia 211193 Feb 1892 6A NCDC
Cambell 211245 1894-1995 4 NCDC
Cambridge 211227 1892-2001 3B NCDC
Camden (Lynd #2) 214976 Dec 1892 8 NCDC
Canby 211263 1916-2001 and part of 1887-88 8 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Canton 211270 1892 6A NCDC
Caribou 211303 1939-2001 2 NCDC
Carver 211330 1893-1895 Metro NCDC
Cascade 211340 1929-1934 1A NCDC
Cass Lake 211374 1907-2001 2 NCDC
Centerville Lake 211420 1919-1927 Metro NCDC
Chaska 211465 1925-2001 Metro NCDC
Chatfield 211475 1913-1928 6A NCDC
Chatfield 211475 1859-1861 6A Smithsonian
Chatfield 211475 1939-1941 6A NCDC
Chester (Olmsted county) 211465 1884-1885 6 Army Signal Corps
Chippewa Agency (Leech Lake) 214652 Feb-March 1871 2 Army Signal Corps
Claybank 211560 1940-41 6B NCDC
Clear Lake 211570 1892-1896 3B NCDC
Clearwater 211575 1893-1895 3B NCDC
Clearwater (Garrison data Wright County) 211575 July-Aug 1868 3B Army Signal Corps
Cloquet 211630 1902-2001 1A NCDC
Coleraine 211675 1934-1948 1B NCDC
Collegeville 211691 1892-1914, 1915-2001 (7/41-11/42 missing) 3B NCDC
Comfrey 211718 1940-1945 and 1948-2001 7B NCDC
Coon Creek 211785 1919-1924 Metro NCDC
Crane Lake 211857 1926-1927 and 1948-2001 1 NCDC
Cromwell 211880 Dec 1893-1894 1A NCDC
Crookston 211889 1889-1923 2 Army Signal Corps
Crookston 1 211889 1885-1923 2 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Crookston 2 211891 1890-2001 2 NCDC
Crystal Bay 211900 1913-1920 Metro NCDC
Currie 211855 1884 (no usable data) and 1899-1905 8 NCDC
Dakota Mission (Pajutazee) 218465 1860-1862 Metro Smithsonian
Danville 212015 1868 7A Smithsonian
Danville(Blue Earth county) 212015 1868 7A Smithsonian
Dawson 212038 1893-2001 8 NCDC
De Graff 212070 1 week in June 1881 4 Army Signal Corps
Deephaven 212045 1897-1904 Metro NCDC
Detroit Lakes 212142 1895-2001 4 NCDC
Dodge Center 212166 1940-1941, 1948-2001 4 NCDC
Dodge center 212166 1885-1887, 1888 and 1892 (part) 6B Army Signal Corps
Dodge Center 212166 1940-1941 6B NCDC
Duluth 212253 1893-1959 1A Army Signal Corps
Duluth Experimental Station 212257 1902-1903, 1916-1918, and 1922-1929 1A NCDC
Eagle Bend 212420 1892 3A NCDC
Easton 212425 1892-1893 7A NCDC
Easton 212425 1892-1893 7A NCDC
Elbow Lake 212476 1940-1988 4 NCDC
Elgin 212486 1939-2001 6A NCDC
Elk River 212500 1940-2001 3B NCDC
Elkton 212510 1891 8 NCDC
Elkton (Lincoln co) 212510 1891 8 NCDC
Ely 212545 1911-1930 1 NCDC
Excel 212670 1894 2 NCDC
Excelsior 212676 1886-1888 Metro Army Signal Corps
Excelsior 212676 1868 and 1873 Metro Army Signal Corps
Eyota 212680 1939-1940 6A NCDC
Fairbault 212721 1890-2001 7A Army Signal Corps
Fairfield 212695 1892 4 NCDC
Fairmont 212698 1887-2001 7B NCDC Army Signal Corps
Faribault 212721 1890-2001 (some missing) 6B NCDC
Faribault 212721 1890-1891 6B Army Signal Corps
Farmington 212737 1888-2001 Metro NCDC Army Signal Corps
Fergus Falls 212768 1892-2001 4 NCDC
Floodwood 212842 1903-2001 1A NCDC
Forestville 212885 1939-1941 6A NCDC
Fosston 212916 1909-2001 2 NCDC
Fram/Marshall Cty 212955 1910-1911 2 NCDC
Ft Ripley 212904 1892-1990 snow (scattered) 3A NCDC
Ft. Ridgely 212900 1853-1866 7 Smithsonian
Ft. Ripley 212904 1889-1890 3 Army Signal Corps
Ft. Ripley(Pioneer) 212904 1849-1877 3A Smithsonian
Glencoe 213076 1895-1948 8 NCDC
Glenwood 213174 1887-2001(part) 1896-1897(part) 4 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Glenwood (Garrison) 213174 Sept 1868 4 Smithsonian
Golden Valley 213200 1918-1924 2 NCDC
Gonvick 213206 1921-1990 2 NCDC
Goodridge 213220 1939-1949 2 NCDC
Graceville 213255 1939-1946 4 NCDC
Grand Marais 213282 1900-2001 1A NCDC
Grand Meadow 213290 1887-2001 6A NCDC Army Signal Corps
Grand Portage 213296 1895-2001 1a NCDC
Grand Rapids 213303 1915-2001 1B NCDC
Grand Rapids 213303 1893-1894 4 NCDC
Grandy 213305 1917-1920 3B NCDC
Granite Falls 213311 1891-2001 8 NCDC
Grygla 213340 1919-1925 2 NCDC
Gull Lake Dam 213411 1911-2001 3A NCDC
Gunflint lake 213417 1894-2001 1A NCDC
Hallock 213455 1899-2001 2 NCDC
Halstad 213463 1905-2001 2 NCDC
Harmony 213520 1939-2001 6A NCDC
Hastings 213567 1933-2001 Metro NCDC
Hastings 213567 1861-1862, 1884 Metro Smithsonian Army Signal Corps
Hay Creek 213595 1940-1941 6B NCDC
Hazelwood 213610 1855-1861 7B Smithsonian
Herman 213708 1940-1949, 1948-1957 4 NCDC
Highlanding 213756 1944-1993 2 NCDC
Hill City 213764 1932-1940, 1948-1951 3 NCDC
Hinckley 213793 1893-1922 1937-2001 1A NCDC
Holdingford 213840 1873-1874 3B Army Signal Corps
Holland 213850 1892-1893 8 NCDC
Houston 213902 1938-1994 6 NCDC
Hovland 213915 1900-1907 1A NCDC
Hutchinson 213962 1893-2001 8 NCDC
Indus 214008 1943-2001 2 NCDC
International Falls 214026 1895-2001 1B NCDC
Isabella 214068 1925-2001 1A NCDC
Isle 214103 1936-2001 3B NCDC
Itasca( Elk River Anoka county) 212500 1860, 1949-2001 Metro Smithsonian
Itasca(University of Minnesota 214106 1911-2001 2 NCDC
Jackson 214124 1892, 1949(?)-2001 7 NCDC
Jordan 214176 1924-2001 Metro NCDC
Kandotta 214205 Jan and Feb 1859 3B Smithsonian
Kelliher 214233 1909-2001 2 NCDC
Kettle Falls 214306 1948-2001 1A NCDC
Kinbrae 214330 1891-1893 7B NCDC
Kinbrae 214330 Feb-July 1891 7B NCDC
Komiska 214350 1869-1873 8 Army Signal Corps
Koochiching (International Falls) 214026 1895-1900 1B NCDC
La Crescent Lock and Dam 214418 1939-1948 6A NCDC
Lac Qui Parle 214410 1844, 1853-1854, 1948-1953 8 Smithsonian
Lake City 214438 1897-2001 6A NCDC
Lake City 214438 1896, 1946-1949 6A NCDC
Lake Crystal 214440 1907-1920 7A NCDC
Lake Vermillion 214525 1894 1B NCDC
Lakeside/Renville 214500 1896-1902 8 NCDC
Lambert 214540 1896-1898 2 NCDC
Lanesboro 214563 1939-1940, 1955-2001 6A NCDC
Lawrence/Wahkon 214575 1894-1897 3A NCDC
Le Center 214641 1948-1991 6B NCDC
Le Roy 214710 1899-1901 6B NCDC
Le Sueur 214721 1887-1951 7A NCDC Army Signal Corps
Leech Lake Dam 214652 1887-2001 2 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Leonard 214688 1939-1948 2 NCDC
Litchfield 214778 1887-2001 8 NCDC
Litchfield 214778 1870-1872 8 Army Signal Corps
Little Falls 214793 1895-2001 (some early years missing) 3A NCDC
Littlefork 214806 1910-1952 1B NCDC
Littlefork 214806 1927-1949 1B NCDC
Long Prairie 214861 1892-2001 (1918-1937 missing) 3A NCDC
Lutsen 214916 1895-1898 1A NCDC
Luverne 214937 1892-2001 (1909-1916 missing) 7B NCDC
Lynd 214975 1897-1908 8 NCDC
Lynd/camden 214976 1892-1929 8 NCDC
Madelia 214990 1869-1870 7 Army Signal Corps
Madison 214994 1940-2001 8 NCDC
Mahnomen 215012 1924-2001 4 NCDC
Mahoning Mine 215020 1920 1930 and 1931-1962 1B NCDC
Manitou (Koochiching County) 215065 1940-1942 2 NCDC
Mankato 215088 1904-1954 7A NCDC
Mankato 215088 1885-1892 7A Army Signal Corps
Mankato 215088 Aug 1864 7A Smithsonian
Maple Lake 215130 1941-1942 3B NCDC
Maple Plain 215136 1892-1948 Metro NCDC
Maplewood (Wayzata) 215140 1895-1898 Metro NCDC
Marshall 215204 1935-2001 8 NCDC
Marshall 215204 1890 8 Army Signal Corps
Mazeppa 215220 1893-1897 6B NCDC
McIntosh 215260 1907-1908 2 NCDC
Meadowlands 215298 1915-1985 1A NCDC
Medford 215310 1888-1894 6B Army Signal Corps
Middle River 215375 1939-1940 2 NCDC
Milaca 215392 1897-2001 3B NCDC
Milan 215400 1893-2001 8 NCDC
Minneapolis (Aschenbeck 215437 1887-1920 Metro NCDC
Minneota 215482 1948-2001 8 NCDC
Minnesota City 215490 1893-1900 6A NCDC
Minnesota City Lock and dam #5 215488 1948-2001 6 NCDC
Mizpah 215533 1933-1938 2 NCDC
Mizpah 215533 1933-1938 2 NCDC
Montevideo 215563 1889-2001 8 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Moorhead 215589 1942-1953 4 NCDC
Moose Lake 215598 1913-1918 (part) and 1938-2001 1A NCDC
Mora 215615 1904-2001 3B NCDC
Morris 215638 1885-2001 4 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Mt. Iron 215650 1893-1910 1B NCDC
New Folden 215835 1898-1901 2 NCDC
New London 215842 1893-2001 8 NCDC
New Richmond 215870 1893-1919 6B NCDC
New Richmond 215870 1893-1903 6B NCDC
New Ulm 215887 1887-1893, 1894-2001 7B NCDC Army Signal Corps
Nickerson 215910 1916-1919 1A NCDC
Norden 215980 1921-1923 1B NCDC
North Branch   1893-1894 Metro NCDC
Northfield 215987 1893 6B NCDC
Northfield 215987 1881-2001 6B Army Signal Corps
Northfield 215987 1940-2001 6B NCDC
Oklee 216148 1948-1996 2 NCDC
Onamia 216166 1935-2001 3B NCDC
Orr 216213 1926-1954 1B NCDC
Ortonville 216224 1893-1983 4 NCDC
Ortonville 216224 1892-1894 and 1940-1983 4 NCDC
Osakis 216235 1907-1916 4 NCDC
Osakis (Garrison) 216235 Oct Nov 1868 4 Smithsonian
Ottertail 216276 1948-2001 4 NCDC
Owatonna 216287 1889-1890, 1961-2001 6B Army Signal Corps
Park Rapids 216360 1885-2001 and 1893-1948 2 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Pelican Rapids 216405 1948-2001 4 NCDC
Peterson 216415 1905-1906 6A NCDC
Pierz 216481 1912-1916 3A NCDC
Pigeon River Bridge 216505 1924-1950 1A NCDC
Pine Mt. Tower 216540 1929-1931 1B NCDC
Pine River Dam 216547 1887-2001 3A NCDC Army Signal Corps
Pipestone 216565 1898-2001 8 NCDC
Plainview 216568 1941 6A NCDC
Pleasant Mounds/Blue Earth 216570 1894-1905 7A NCDC
Pokegama Dam 216612 1887-2001 1B NCDC Army Signal Corps
Poplar 216620 1907 3 NCDC
Pratt 216630 1905-1906 6B NCDC
Preston 216654 1886, 1952-2001 6A Army Signal Corps
Princeton 216670 1856-1860 1887,1892 3Bb Smithsonian Army Signal Corps
Reads 216777 1895-1955 6A NCDC
Reads Landing 216777 1894-1907 7 NCDC
Red Lake Falls 216787 1913-2001 2 NCDC
Red Lake Indian Agency 216795 1893-2001 2 NCDC
Red Wing 216817 1885-1892 6B Army Signal Corps
Red Wing 216817 1855-1856(part) 1867, 1872-1873 6B Smithsonian Army Signal Corps
Red Wing 216817 1893-2001 6B NCDC
Red wing 2 216819 1890-1892 6B Army Signal Corps
Red Wing Lock and dam #3 216822 1948-2001 6B NCDC
Red Wing teaching school 216816 1901-1913 6B NCDC
Redby 216780 1925-1943 2 NCDC
Redwood Falls 216835 1892-2001 8 NCDC
Redwood Falls 216835 1892-1895 8 NCDC
Rochester 217004 1869, 1885 6A Smithsonian Army Signal Corps
Rochester 217004 1893-2001 6A NCDC
Roseau 217087 1894-2001 2 NCDC
Rosemont 217107 1942-1943, 1950-2001 Metro NCDC
Rush City 217180 9/1887-5/1888 1A Army Signal Corps
Rushford 217184 1948-2001 6A NCDC
Sand lake Juntion 217440 1931-1934 1A NCDC
Sandstone 217450 1911-1912 1A NCDC
Sandy Lake Dam 217460 1892-2001 1A NCDC
Sauk Center 217530 1893-1898 3B NCDC
Sauk Center 217530 1868-1869 3B Smithsonian
Sawbill Camp 217545 1935-1941 1A NCDC
Schroder 217555 1940-1943 1A NCDC
Selma 217565 1940-1941 7B NCDC
Shakopee 217580 1893-1909 Metro NCDC
Sheldon 217590 1889-1891, 1891-1892 (2 different files) 6A NCDC Army Signal Corps
Sibley 217650 1865-1876 7A Army Signal Corps
Side Lake 217657 1927-1951 (some years missing) 1B NCDC
Slayton 217740 1898-1973 8 NCDC
Spring Grove 217915 1935-2001 6A NCDC
Spring Valley 217941 1886-1951 6A Army Signal Corps
Spring Valley 217941 1941-1948 6A NCDC
Springfield 217907 1937-2001 7B NCDC
Spruce Lake 217950 1936-1940 1A NCDC
St. Anthony 217275 1872-1878 Metro Smithsonian Army Signal Corps
St. Anthony Falls (Anderson) 217280 1854 Metro Smithsonian
St. Charles 217290 1889-1948 6B NCDC Army Signal Corps
St. Cloud Airport 217294 1893-2001 3B NCDC
St. Cloud normal school second station. 217297 1886-1889 3B Army Signal Corps
St. Cloud Reformatory 217298 1904-1943, 1991-1998 3B NCDC
St. Cloud Teacher's College 217296 1881-1903 3B NCDC Army Signal Corps
St. James 217326 1948-2001 7B NCDC
St. Olaf 217360 1892-1899 6B NCDC
St. Peter 217405 1893-2001 7A NCDC
Starbuck 218010 1893-1894(part) 4 NCDC
Stephens Mine 218020 1906-1914 1 NCDC
Stillwater 218037 1905-2001 Metro NCDC
Stillwater 218037 Nov 1858 Metro Smithsonian
Stillwater 218037 1944-1949 Metro  
Sunrise and Chisago 218060 1894-1896 Metro NCDC
Sylvan 218145 1871-1873 4 Smithsonian
Tamarack 218187 1863-1864, 1959-1960 Metro Smithsonian
Taylors Falls 218204 1906-1948 Metro NCDC
Theif River Falls 218243 1899-1972 2 NCDC
Theif River Falls 218243 1939-1943 2 NCDC
Theilman 218227 1938-1948 6A NCDC
Thorhult 218254 1945-2001 2 NCDC
Tower 218311 1895-1948, 1994-2001 1B NCDC
Tracy 218323 1887-2001 (1887-1888 part) 8 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Trail 218332 1939-1966 2 NCDC
Twin City Ordinance Plant (Arden Hills) 218390 1942-1945 Metro NCDC
Twin Valley 218411 1941-1994 2 NCDC
Two Harbors 218419 1894-2001 1A NCDC
Tyler 218429 1916-2001 8 NCDC
Tyler 218429 1940-2001 8 NCDC
University of St. Paul farm campus 217381 1916-1923, 1993-2001 Metro NCDC
Vesta 218520 1940-2001 8 NCDC
Virgina 218543 1910-1996 1 NCDC
Wabasha 218552 1892-2001 6A NCDC
Wabasha 218552 1857-1858 6 Smithsonian
Waconia 218570 1893(part) Metro NCDC
Wadena 215792 (should be 218579) 1885-1891 and 1892-2001(some years missing) 3A NCDC Army Signal Corps
Walker 218618 1907-2001 2 NCDC
Warren 218675 1893-2001 2 NCDC
Warroad 218679 1901-2001 2 NCDC
Waseca 218692 1914-2001 7A NCDC
Waskish 218700 1923-2001 (scattered years) 2 NCDC
Wayland 218763 1942-1979 2 NCDC
Wells 218808 1942-2001 7A NCDC
West Concord 218820 1908-1911 6B NCDC
West Union 218825 1940-1946 3 NCDC
Wheaton 218907 1914-2001 4 NCDC
White Bear 218930 1900-1901 Metro NCDC
White Earth 218935 1869-1870 4 Smithsonian
White Rock Dam 218947 1939-2001 4 NCDC
Whitewater 218955 1871-1874 6A  
Whitewater State Park 218955 1939-1943 6A NCDC
Whte Bear lake (Cass County) 218932 1860-1861 3 Smithsonian
Willmar 219004 1893-2001 (1902-1915 missing) 8 NCDC
Willmar Airport 218999 1943-1951 8 NCDC
Willow River 219010 1898-1910 Metro NCDC
Windom 219033 1905-2001(many early dates missing) 7B NCDC
Winnebago 219046 1898-2001 7A NCDC
WinnibigoshishDam 219059 1887-2001 2 NCDC Army Signal Corps
Winona 219067 1885-2001 6A NCDC Army Signal Corps
Winona (4D) 219072 1939-2001 6A NCDC
Winthrop 219093 1917-1951 7A NCDC
Winton 219101 1913-1995 1B NCDC
Wood lake 219155 1927   NCDC
Worthington 219166 1894-1971 7Bb NCDC
Wykoff 218185 1941-1946 6A NCDC
Wyoming 219190 1901-1904 Metro NCDC
Zumbrota 219249 1895-2001 6A NCDC