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Laurier, Washington
Laurier, Washington is located in Washington (state)
Laurier, Washington
Laurier, Washington
Location in Washington (state)
Laurier, Washington is located in the United States
Laurier, Washington
Laurier, Washington
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Washington
County Ferry
Area
 • Total 0.06 sq mi (0.16 km2)
 • Land 0.06 sq mi (0.16 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,654 ft (504 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 1
 • Density 16/sq mi (6.3/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
99146
Area code(s) 509
FIPS code 53-38705
GNIS feature ID 1521941

Laurier is a census-designated place in Ferry County, Washington that neighbors the Canada–United States border. The nearest school district is Orient School District. According to the 2010 census, Laurier had one permanent resident.

Climate

This climatic region is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold) winters. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Laurier has a humid continental climate, abbreviated "Dfb" on climate maps.

Climate data for Laurier
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °F (°C) 57
(14)
58
(14)
73
(23)
92
(33)
102
(39)
103
(39)
109
(43)
106
(41)
105
(41)
85
(29)
61
(16)
56
(13)
109
(43)
Average high °F (°C) 29.8
(−1.2)
37.9
(3.3)
49.3
(9.6)
62.2
(16.8)
71.7
(22.1)
78.1
(25.6)
87.3
(30.7)
86.2
(30.1)
74.8
(23.8)
58.3
(14.6)
40.5
(4.7)
31.8
(−0.1)
59
(15)
Average low °F (°C) 15.1
(−9.4)
18.9
(−7.3)
25.2
(−3.8)
32.1
(0.1)
39.8
(4.3)
46.5
(8.1)
50
(10)
48.8
(9.3)
41.3
(5.2)
33.4
(0.8)
26.6
(−3.0)
19.4
(−7.0)
33.1
(0.6)
Record low °F (°C) −32
(−36)
−30
(−34)
−13
(−25)
11
(−12)
16
(−9)
28
(−2)
30
(−1)
31
(−1)
18
(−8)
6
(−14)
−14
(−26)
−32
(−36)
−32
(−36)
Average precipitation inches (mm) 2.08
(53)
1.39
(35)
1.27
(32)
1.34
(34)
1.8
(46)
2.05
(52)
1.07
(27)
1.09
(28)
1.23
(31)
1.57
(40)
2.1
(53)
2.21
(56)
19.19
(487)
Average snowfall inches (cm) 18.4
(47)
8.5
(22)
3.1
(7.9)
0.1
(0.25)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0.7
(1.8)
5.6
(14)
16
(41)
52.5
(133)
Average precipitation days 14 10 10 9 11 11 6 6 7 10 14 14 122


Infrastructure

The General Services Administration lists three buildings in Laurier, a border station and two border station residences, built in 1936. U.S. Route 395 runs through the community north to the Canada–U.S. border, where it becomes British Columbia Highway 395. The Avey Field State Airport is in Laurier and its runway crosses the border into British Columbia.

See also

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