Bowring, Oklahoma

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Bowring
Unincorporated community
Bowring is located in Oklahoma
Bowring
Bowring
Location within the state of Oklahoma
Coordinates: 36°52′41″N 96°7′12″W / 36.87806°N 96.12000°W / 36.87806; -96.12000Coordinates: 36°52′41″N 96°7′12″W / 36.87806°N 96.12000°W / 36.87806; -96.12000
Country United States
State Oklahoma
County Osage
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Bowring is a small unincorporated community in Osage County, Oklahoma. The post office was established November 12, 1923. It is said to have been named from the combination of the names of two local ranchers, Mart Bowhan and Richard Woodring.

Geography[edit]

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Bowring, Oklahoma
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 46.1
(7.8)
52.1
(11.2)
62.6
(17)
73.6
(23.1)
79.7
(26.5)
87.2
(30.7)
93.3
(34.1)
92.8
(33.8)
84.3
(29.1)
74.5
(23.6)
60.5
(15.8)
49.1
(9.5)
71.3
(21.8)
Average low °F (°C) 22
(−6)
26.9
(−2.8)
36.5
(2.5)
47.7
(8.7)
56.2
(13.4)
65
(18)
69.8
(21)
67.6
(19.8)
60.3
(15.7)
47.9
(8.8)
36.7
(2.6)
26
(−3)
46.9
(8.3)
Precipitation inches (mm) 1.3
(33)
1.8
(46)
3.3
(84)
3.3
(84)
4.8
(122)
4.5
(114)
3.2
(81)
3.6
(91)
4.9
(124)
3.2
(81)
2.8
(71)
1.7
(43)
38.4
(975)
Source: Weatherbase.com [1]

References[edit]

Sources[edit]

  • Shirk, George H. Oklahoma Place Names. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1987. ISBN 0-8061-2028-2 .