Weather forecast accuracy details for Great Falls, Montana

These are the one- to three-day out accuracy percentages for high temperature, low temperature, icon forecast precipitation (both rain and snow), and text forecast precipitation (both rain and snow). Temperature accuracy is the percentage of forecasts within three degrees. Precipitation accuracy is the percentage of correct forecasts. The forecasts are collected in the evening.

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Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Month (December)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
Foreca/Vaisala   58.06% 44.09% 83.87% 83.87% 67.47%
AerisWeather   44.09% 39.78% 73.12% 74.19% 57.80%
The Weather Channel   43.01% 45.16% 70.97% 70.97% 57.53%
World Weather Online   37.63% 40.86% 74.19% 74.19% 56.72%
NWS Digital Forecast   44.09% 37.63% 72.04% 72.04% 56.45%
Weatherbit   29.35% 31.18% 81.52% 81.52% 55.89%
AccuWeather   47.78% 41.11% 66.67% 66.67% 55.56%
Weather Underground   43.01% 45.16% 61.29% 61.29% 52.69%
OpenWeather   31.18% 12.90% 80.65% 80.65% 51.34%
Dark Sky   50.54% 26.88% 50.54% 50.54% 44.62%
Weather News   38.71% 37.63% 45.16% 45.16% 41.67%
Persistence   15.38% 10.29% 63.08% 63.08% 37.96%
Wetter   13.98% 33.33% 49.46% 47.31% 36.02%

Weather Forecast Accuracy Data Last Year (2021)

Provider High Temp Low Temp Icon Precip Text Precip Overall
The Weather Channel   77.34% 62.21% 86.02% 86.02% 77.90%
Weather Underground   77.44% 62.49% 84.63% 84.63% 77.30%
Foreca/Vaisala   76.54% 59.12% 84.79% 84.59% 76.26%
AccuWeather   75.96% 61.35% 83.14% 82.12% 75.64%
AerisWeather   73.74% 56.33% 83.57% 83.66% 74.32%
NWS Digital Forecast   74.14% 57.70% 78.71% 78.71% 72.32%
Dark Sky   71.22% 38.07% 81.20% 81.20% 67.92%
Weatherbit   56.15% 35.85% 84.22% 84.22% 65.11%
Weather News   61.21% 45.22% 74.86% 74.86% 64.04%
Wetter   53.09% 43.87% 79.64% 79.45% 64.01%
OpenWeather   63.23% 27.76% 79.26% 79.26% 62.38%
World Weather Online   54.60% 39.74% 76.48% 76.48% 61.82%
Persistence   25.64% 19.27% 63.37% 63.37% 42.91%

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