With an average winter temperate of just 16.7 degrees, Bismarck landed at #3 on The Daily Beast's list of America's 25 Coldest Cities.

According to The Daily Beast's research from 2009, Bismarck coldest day was -33 degrees, while 51% of our winter days saw snow.

The Top 10 Coldest Cities in America, according to The Daily Beast are below:

  1. Fairbanks, AK
  2. Grand Forks, ND
  3. Bismarck, ND
  4. Fargo, ND
  5. Watertown, SD
  6. Aberdeen, SD
  7. Laramie, WY
  8. Sioux Falls, SD
  9. Duluth, MN
  10. Butte-Silver Bow, MT

You can see the full list HERE