The 10 Snowiest Cities In Wyoming For 2021


We looked at the data to see which cities in Wyoming have the most snow every year.

Editor’s Note: We updated this article for 2021. This is our first time ranking the snowiest cities in Wyoming.

Sure, a Saturday morning right after a foot of fluffy snow is the best thing ever. But that same amount of snow on Tuesday in Wyoming can make a commute last forever. So just imagine it's the dead of winter, and the time of year when the ground is frozen, the air is bone chilling, and there are piles of dirty, nasty ice encrusted snow all over the place.

This is about the time of year when you're just about ready for spring -- especially in South Park, the snowiest place in Wyoming.

So, put on your parkas, snow boots and your gloves and let's go outside to see which Wyoming cities get dumped on the most every year. After analyzing all the cities in Wyoming with a decent amount of people in them, we came up with this list as the 10 snowiest cities in Equality State.

What's the snowiest place in Wyoming with more than 1,000 people? That would be South Park with an average annual snowfall of 126.8 inches.

Read on below to see where your town ranked, you snow angels.

And if you already knew these places were snowy, check out the best places to live in Wyoming or the cheapest places in Wyoming.

The 10 Snowiest Cities In Wyoming For 2021

Overall SnackAbility

5
/10

Population: 1,681
Average Annual Snowfall: 126.8 inches
More on South Park: Real Estate

Overall SnackAbility

5
/10

Population: 1,645
Average Annual Snowfall: 126.8 inches
More on Wilson: Real Estate

Overall SnackAbility

7.5
/10

Population: 1,535
Average Annual Snowfall: 126.8 inches
More on Rafter J Ranch: Real Estate

Overall SnackAbility

7
/10

Population: 1,274
Average Annual Snowfall: 126.8 inches
More on Hoback: Real Estate

Overall SnackAbility

6
/10

Population: 1,836
Average Annual Snowfall: 100.0 inches
More on Moose Wilson Road: Real Estate

Overall SnackAbility

4
/10

Population: 1,342
Average Annual Snowfall: 93.7 inches
More on Star Valley Ranch: Real Estate

Afton, WY

Overall SnackAbility

5
/10

Population: 1,959
Average Annual Snowfall: 85.0 inches
More on Afton: Real Estate | Crime Report

Lander, WY

Overall SnackAbility

8.5
/10

Population: 7,758
Average Annual Snowfall: 80.9 inches
More on Lander: Real Estate |  Cost Of Living | Crime Report

Jackson, WY

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Overall SnackAbility

8
/10

Population: 10,152
Average Annual Snowfall: 79.7 inches
More on Jackson: Real Estate |  Cost Of Living

Overall SnackAbility

6
/10

Population: 1,401
Average Annual Snowfall: 74.2 inches
More on Sundance: Real Estate

How We Determined The Cities In Wyoming With The Most Snow

In order to rank the snowiest cities in Wyoming, we only had to scrape the database of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), to see which cities in the Equality State get the most annual snowfall.

Before we get too far, here are the annual snowfall rates for major cities:

  • Cheyenne -- 59.3 inches
  • Casper -- 73.3 inches
  • Laramie -- 55.9 inches

There's a complete chart at the bottom.

If you're curious, here are the places that get the least amount of snow in Wyoming with at least snow snowfall:

  1. Powell -- 14.1 inches
  2. Lovell -- 14.5 inches
  3. Basin -- 18.3 inches

For more Wyoming reading, check out:

Detailed List Of The Snowiest Places In Wyoming

Rank City Snow (Inches) Population
1 South Park 126.8 1,681
2 Wilson 126.8 1,645
3 Rafter J Ranch 126.8 1,535
4 Hoback 126.8 1,274
5 Moose Wilson Road 100.0 1,836
6 Star Valley Ranch 93.7 1,342
7 Afton 85.0 1,959
8 Lander 80.9 7,758
9 Jackson 79.7 10,152
10 Sundance 74.2 1,401
11 Mills 73.6 3,597
12 Casper 73.3 58,817
13 Evansville 72.7 2,836
14 Sheridan 71.3 17,775
15 Glenrock 67.5 2,593
16 Douglas 62.4 6,371
17 Pinedale 62.4 1,865
18 Saratoga 61.6 1,851
19 Kemmerer 61.2 2,692
20 Bar Nunn 60.3 2,573
21 Warren Afb 59.6 2,634
22 Cheyenne 59.3 62,195
23 Ranchettes 57.2 6,138
24 South Greeley 57.2 4,478
25 Fox Farm-College 57.2 4,390
26 Gillette 56.6 31,634
27 Laramie 55.9 31,879
28 Lusk 54.7 1,755
29 Wright 52.8 2,255
30 Mountain View 52.6 1,293
31 Rawlins 52.3 9,155
32 Arapahoe 51.9 1,572
33 Marbleton 51.6 1,385
34 Fort Washakie 51.4 1,861
35 Antelope Valley-Crestview 49.5 1,529
36 Sleepy Hollow 49.5 1,245
37 Lyman 49.2 2,249
38 Pine Bluffs 48.5 1,131
39 Evanston 48.0 12,213
40 Ethete 46.9 1,678
41 Upton 45.0 1,030
42 Cody 44.6 9,741
43 Wheatland 44.4 3,639
44 Newcastle 43.5 3,502
45 Moorcroft 43.1 1,094
46 Rock Springs 41.6 23,869
47 Buffalo 40.9 4,614
48 Riverton 39.9 10,915
49 North Rock Springs 36.8 2,107
50 Clearview Acres 36.8 1,038
51 Guernsey 36.2 1,124
52 Torrington 32.7 6,736
53 Green River 32.5 12,604
54 Worland 26.8 5,416
55 Thermopolis 25.5 2,832
56 Greybull 18.8 2,089
57 Basin 18.3 1,392
58 Lovell 14.5 2,361
59 Powell 14.1 6,408

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