Dixie, Idaho County, Idaho facts for kids

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Dixie, Idaho
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Idaho
County Idaho
Elevation 5,620 ft (1,710 m)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 208
GNIS feature ID 1802953

Dixie is an unincorporated community in Idaho County, Idaho, United States. Dixie is 43 miles (69 km) east-northeast of Riggins.

Climate

Dixie has a dry-summer continental subarctic climate (Dsc) according to the Köppen climate classification system.

Climate data for Dixie (1952-2011)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °F (°C) 54
(12.2)
59
(15)
64
(17.8)
78
(25.6)
86
(30)
88
(31.1)
96
(35.6)
99
(37.2)
93
(33.9)
80
(26.7)
64
(17.8)
53
(11.7)
99
(37.2)
Average high °F (°C) 30.8
(-0.67)
35.4
(1.89)
39.9
(4.39)
46.6
(8.11)
56.7
(13.72)
65.9
(18.83)
76.4
(24.67)
75.9
(24.39)
66.6
(19.22)
53.8
(12.11)
38.2
(3.44)
31.1
(-0.5)
51.4
(10.78)
Average low °F (°C) 4.8
(-15.11)
7.1
(-13.83)
12.8
(-10.67)
21.1
(-6.06)
28.7
(-1.83)
34.8
(1.56)
37.4
(3)
35.1
(1.72)
28.9
(-1.72)
22.8
(-5.11)
14.1
(-9.94)
5.8
(-14.56)
21.1
(-6.06)
Record low °F (°C) -42
(-41.1)
-42
(-41.1)
-36
(-37.8)
-9
(-22.8)
4
(-15.6)
19
(-7.2)
23
(-5)
19
(-7.2)
9
(-12.8)
-13
(-25)
-35
(-37.2)
-49
(-45)
-49
(-45)
Precipitation inches (mm) 3.55
(90.2)
2.55
(64.8)
2.64
(67.1)
2.24
(56.9)
2.44
(62)
2.51
(63.8)
1.09
(27.7)
1.3
(33)
1.41
(35.8)
1.88
(47.8)
3.17
(80.5)
3.5
(89)
28.27
(718.1)
Snowfall inches (cm) 42.6
(108.2)
29.7
(75.4)
28.4
(72.1)
15.9
(40.4)
5.1
(13)
0.6
(1.5)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0.9
(2.3)
5
(13)
28.9
(73.4)
41
(104)
198.1
(503.2)
Avg. precipitation days 15 12 13 12 12 10 5 6 6 8 13 15 127
Source: WRCC

Transportation

Airports

The following public-use airports are located near Dixie

  • Dixie USFS Airport (A05)
  • Wilson Bar USFS Airport (C48)

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