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February Daily Records for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Avoca), PA

Period of Record: 1955-Present

 Maximum TemperatureMinimum TemperatureRainfallSnowfall
DateHighYearLowYearHighYearLowYearMaximumYearMaximumYear
01 631989 4197144(1988)-5 (1961)1.181981 3.02011
02 551983 8196140(1970)-11(1961)1.741981 3.21967
03 571991 8195540(2006)-5 (1961)1.102004 2.01961
04 58199111199636(1991)-6 (1985)1.02196112.51961
05 59199111199638(2008)-6 (1996)0.501997 3.21976
06 55200814198841(2008) 0(1995)1.032008 9.61978
07 52200513196741(1965)-4 (1966)0.781965 6.41958
08 52196512196337(1965)-9 (1963)0.511971 4.52013
09 532001 9197940(1990)-2 (1979)0.262005 3.91969
10 56200112197942(1960)-6 (1979)0.871959 6.52010
11 652009 5197940(1984)-10(1979)2.861981 5.51983
12 62199911197941(1965)-12(1979)1.081985 6.51988
13 541984 7197937(1976)-5 (1979)1.291971 5.21993
14 581984 6197947(1984)-6 (1979)2.44200715.52007
15 56196711198741(1984)-5 (1987)1.101984 3.71991
16 64200614196339(1984)-5 (1963)0.581976 7.21958
17 591976 2197943(1981)-9 (1979)0.262008 1.21993
18 64198110197945(1981)-16(1979)0.621956 4.31960
19 60199718199349(1981) 0(1993)0.77196412.31964
20 60199414195951(1981)-2 (1978)0.531981 8.81977
21 62199716196847(1981) 0(1972)0.721989 7.72011
22 62199710196347(1981)-1 (1963)0.801974 5.12008
23 69198520197248(1985)-2 (1964)0.721981 3.21994
24 71198519199350(1985) 8(1968)1.251975 3.41963
25 66197617196743(1961) 2(1964)1.06201110.41966
26 66197614196344(1957) 1(1970)0.532008 4.02010
27 70199722196444(1997)-2 (1963)0.441958 2.32010
28 61197620200840(1998) 4(1964)1.211958 4.52005


February Extremes: Daily
  • Record High: 71 °F on the 24th in 1985
  • Record Low: -16 °F on the 18th in 1979
  • Lowest Maximum: 2 °F on the 17th in 1979
  • Highest Minimum: 51 °F on the 20th in 1981
  • Highest Rainfall: 2.86" on the 11th in 1981
  • Highest Snowfall: 15.1" on the 14th in 2007
Daily Top Five:

Highest Temperature (°F)
RankHighestDateYear
171241985
270271997
369231985
466261976
566251976


Lowest Temperature (°F)
RankLowestDateYear
1-16181979
2-12121979
3-1121961
4-10111961
5-10111962


Highest Rainfall (inches)
RankHighestDateYear
12.86111981
22.44142007
31.7421981
41.29131971
51.25132008


Highest Snowfall (inches)
RankHighestDateYear
115.5142007
212.541961
312.3191964
411.8191972
510.4251966


Month's Top Five:

Month's Average Temperature (Normal: 28.8 °F):

Warmest:
RankValueYear
136.21984
235.31998
334.91981
434.72002
534.52012


Coldest:
RankValueYear
115.91979
219.11978
319.31963
421.01958
521.42007


Month's Precipitation (Normal: 2.03"):

Wettest:
RankValueYear
18.061981
25.762008
33.921971
33.872011
43.641956


Driest:
RankValueYear
10.211968
20.681987
30.691980
40.812012
50.882009


Month's Snowfall (Normal: 9.3"):

Greatest:
RankValueYear
127.12010
222.01964
319.82007
419.71972
519.51958


Least:
RankValueYear
11.32004
21.52006
31.81968
42.31965
53.01989


Page last updated: 03/28/2013


Please note this information is preliminary and subject to revision. Official and certified climatic data can be accessed at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) (http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/ncdc.html).


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