Bowring, Oklahoma

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Bowring
Unincorporated community
Bowring is located in Oklahoma
Bowring
Bowring
Location within the state of Oklahoma
Bowring is located in the US
Bowring
Bowring
Bowring (the US)
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 UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes 74056
Area code(s) 918

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)
Average 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]

  1. ^ "Historical Weather for Bowring, Oklahoma, United States".

Sources[edit]

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