National Climate Report - February 2016
Winter Snowfall Departure from Average

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Winter Snowfall Departure from Average

The table below contains select locations' winter season (December - February) 30-year snow normals, 2015/2016 winter snow amounts, and how the 2015/2016 winter snow compared to the 30-year normal. For a visual presentation, click a location for a timeseries graphic that shows the winter snow anomalies from 1950 - 2016. Each column is sortable - click on the column header to view the minimum and maximum values of each category.


LocationNormal
(1981-2010)
Total
(Dec 2015-Feb 2016)
Percent of Normal
Aberdeen, SD 20.1 22.3 111
Abilene, TX 3.4 5.1 150
Akron, OH 33.1 22.7 69
Albany, NY 43.7 10.3 24
Albuquerque, NM 6.6 9.8 148
Allentown, PA 26.3 35.9 137
Amarillo, TX 11.3 10.8 96
Asheville, NC 7.2 13.9 193
Atlanta, GA 2.1 0.3 14
Atlantic City, NJ 14.9 20.6 138
Baltimore, MD 17.8 32.6 183
Bangor, ME 48.3 36.1 75
Barrow, AK 8.7 16.7 192
Beckley, WV 47.5 36.8 77
Bethel, AK 27.9 17.1 61
Billings, MT 22.8 20.3 89
Binghamton, NY 57.1 20.6 36
Bismarck, ND 26.3 18.8 71
Boise, ID 14.9 7.2 48
Boston, MA 32.8 25.4 77
Bridgeport, CT 20.9 24.9 119
Buffalo, NY 70 47.1 67
Burlington, VT 55.4 28.8 52
Caribou. ME 70.3 55.9 80
Casper, WY 29.9 45.4 152
Central Park, NY 21 31.2 149
Charleston, WV 27.8 30 108
Charlotte, NC 3.6 3.3 92
Chattanooga, TN 2.6 0.5 19
Cheyenne, WY 22.2 35.1 158
Chicago, IL 28.1 16.3 58
Cincinnati, OH 17.8 16.9 95
Cleveland, OH 47.7 20.9 44
Colorado Springs, CO 16.2 20.4 126
Columbia, MO 15.2 9 59
Columbus, OH 20.3 14.5 71
Concord, NH 44.9 24.7 55
Dallas, TX 1.4 0 0
Des Moines, IA 25.4 23.1 91
Detroit, MI 32.3 20.4 63
DodgeCity, KS 12.9 8.9 69
Dubuque, IA 30.8 19.7 64
Washington (Dulles), DC 18.4 33 179
Duluth, MN 49.5 49.8 101
Elkins, WV 59.9 47.7 80
Elko, NV 26.8 43.7 163
Ely, NV 25.4 61.6 243
Erie, PA 75.3 66.7 89
Evansville, IN 10.4 14.2 137
Fairbanks, AK 30.5 2.5 8
Fargo, ND 29.4 21.4 73
Flagstaff, AZ 61 57.1 94
Fort Smith, AR 4.3 0 0
Fort Wayne, IN 26.3 12 46
Glasgow, MT 20.4 20.5 100
Goodland, KS 16.8 15.2 90
Grand Forks, ND 28 23.2 83
Grand Island, NE 17.9 25.6 143
Grand Junction, CO 13 24 185
Grand Rapids, MI 57.5 38.1 66
Great Falls, MT 26.3 22 84
Green Bay, WI 36 33.6 93
Greensboro, NC 6.6 4.5 68
Hartford, CT 30.7 17.1 56
Helena, MT 18.5 11.6 63
Huntington, WV 18.1 20.8 115
Indianapolis, IN 22 10.8 49
International Falls, MN 40.8 29.7 73
Johnson City, TN 10.5 18.4 175
Juneau, AK 60.1 18.3 30
New York City (JFK AP), NY 19.3 39.5 205
Knoxville, TN 5.1 5.2 102
LaCrosse, WI 30.2 26.5 88
Laguardia, NY 21.7 34.4 159
Lander, WY 28 18 64
Lexington, KY 11 14.6 133
Little Rock, AR 3.1 5.7 184
Madison, WI 37 20.4 55
Medford, OR 3.4 1.9 56
Memphis, TN 3.4 0.3 9
Milwaukee, WI 35.1 22.2 63
Missoula, MT 25.4 25.5 100
Muskegon, MI 76.2 50.6 66
Nashville, TN 5.4 11.3 209
Nome, AK 39.4 24.1 61
Norfolk, NE 17.9 32.2 180
North Platte, NE 14.7 21 143
Oklahoma City, OK 6.3 1.2 19
Omaha, NE 18.4 25.5 139
Pendleton, OR 13 2.5 19
Peoria, IL 20.2 10.5 52
Philadelphia, PA 18.7 26.2 140
Pierre, SD 15.5 22.1 143
Pittsburgh, PA 30 24.4 81
Pocatallo, ID 26.6 21.9 82
Portland, ME 44.5 41 92
Providence, RI 26.2 19.4 74
Raleigh, NC 5.4 1.4 26
Rapid City, SD 15.6 19.5 125
Washington (Reagan National), DC 13.6 21.9 161
Richmond, VA 9.4 13.9 148
Roanoke, VA 14 22 157
Rochester, NY 33 30 91
Rockford, NY 29.2 12.4 42
Salt Lake City, UT 36.4 30.2 83
Sault Ste Marie, MI 83.5 55.2 66
Scottsbluff, AZ 19.5 19.1 98
Scranton 30.9 12 39
Shreveport 1 0 0
Sioux City 21.1 30.6 145
Sioux Falls 22.8 39 171
South Bend 52.9 50.2 95
Spokane 32.8 32.1 98
Springfield, IL 17.5 15.1 86
Springfield, MO 13.9 3 22
St Louis, MO 14.3 10.6 74
St Paul, MN 31.8 25.7 81
Syracuse, NY 92 66 72
Toledo, OH 28.4 11.5 40
Topeka, KS 14.6 3.4 23
Tulsa, OK 6.8 0 0
Waterloo, IA 25.5 30.4 119
Wichita, KS 11 0.5 5
Wichita Falls, TX 3.1 2.6 84
Williamsport, PA 26.2 5.7 22
Wilmington, DE 17.6 22.7 129
Worchester, MA 47.1 31.7 67
Yakima, WA 17.3 28.4 164
Youngstown, OH 44.4 31.2 70