FAQ -- What is the Weather Like?

“FAQ: What is the Weather Like There? Answer: The wise person in Northern Idaho is prepared for anything.”

Climate for Moyie Springs, Idaho

Our closest Town Moyie Spring is about an 8 mile drive.

Moyie Springs gets at least .01 inches of some kind of precipitation be it rain, snow, sleet or hail, on average, 60 days per year.

Moyie gets 24 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 39 inches of rain per year.

Moyie Springs averages 46 inches of snow per year. The US average is 26 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 170 sunny days per year in Moyie Springs. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer Highs: the July high is around 82 degrees

Winter Low: the January low is 21

Detailed Data

[Click here for detailed data for each month] (https://www.weatherforyou.com/reports/index.php?forecast=norms&place=moyie+springs&state=id&zipcode=83845&country=us)

Our Micro Climate

Northwestern Leadership Institute is about 4 miles east and about 1,000 feet above Moyie. We have a south facing ridge about 3,000 feet above us and we enjoy the reflects warmth of the sun it casts on us, we also have a bit of a lake effect from Perkins Lake, and the effects of being in this gorge we have our own micro climate. It will be interesting to have the students collecting long term climate data.

"There's no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing"
—Sir Ranulph Fiennes -- British Explorer
"Throughout course of any Idaho mountain summer's day you may experience all four seasons. The weather in Idaho can change abruptly every five minutes, if you get board in North Idaho it is your own dang fault."
—Flint Barkay