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

Period of Record: 1901-Present

 Maximum TemperatureMinimum TemperatureRainfallSnowfall
DateHighYearLowYearHighYearLowYearMaximumYearMaximumYear
01 631989 4197144(1988)-5 (1961)1.181981 3.02011
02 551983 8196140(1970)-11(1961)1.741981 5.61916
03 57199110195540(2006)-5 (1961)1.102004 3.31913
04 58199111199640(1952)-6 (1985)1.02196113.91926
05 591991 1191838(2008)-10(1918)1.541920 8.41907
06 571938 9190641(2008)-9 (1906)1.032008 9.61978
07 55192513196741(1965)-4 (1966)1.181951 6.41958
08 59192510193437(1965)-15(1934)0.511971 4.52013
09 641925-0193440(1990)-19(1934)1.40190615.01906
10 571955 7191245(1925)-9 (1934)1.811932 6.52010
11 652009 5197951(1925)-10(1979)2.861981 8.01933
12 621999 5191441(1965)-12(1979)1.081985 7.61910
13 591937 7197939(1951)-6 (1914)1.291971 8.32014
14 621946 6197947(1984)-6 (1979)2.50191415.52007
15 681954-0194345(1949)-13(1943)1.101984 4.61922
16 741954 6190446(1954)-5 (1963)0.821909 7.21958
17 591976 2197943(1981)-9 (1979)1.291902 5.41903
18 64198110197945(1981)-16(1979)0.621956 8.01928
19 60199713193649(1981)-3 (1936)0.96191412.31964
20 65193014201551(1981)-6 (2015)1.46192110.01921
21 67195314191847(1981) 0(2015)0.781951 7.72011
22 62199710196347(1981)-1 (1963)1.431902 5.12008
23 69198513191448(1985)-3 (2015)0.721981 5.51935
24 711985 9191450(1985)-9 (2015)1.251975 3.41963
25 67193017196746(1930)-3 (1914)1.29191610.41966
26 66197614196344(1957) 1(1970)1.241908 6.81934
27 70199712193444(1997)-2 (1963)0.451946 3.01940
28 64190316190646(1903)-6 (1934)1.211958 4.52005


February Extremes: Daily
  • Record High: 74 °F on the 16th in 1954
  • Record Low: -19 °F on the 9th in 1934
  • Lowest Maximum: 0 °F on the 15th in 1943
  • Highest Minimum: 51 °F on the 20th in 1981
  • Highest Rainfall: 2.86" on the 11th in 1981
  • Highest Snowfall: 15.5" on the 14th in 2007
Daily Top Ten:

Highest Temperature (°F)
RankHighestYear
174.01954-02-16
271.01985-02-24
370.01997-02-27
469.01985-02-23
568.01954-02-15
667.01953-02-21
-67.01949-02-15
-67.01930-02-25
-67.01922-02-23
1066.01976-02-26


Lowest Temperature (°F)
RankLowestYear
1-19.01934-02-09
2-16.01979-02-18
3-15.01934-02-08
4-13.01943-02-15
5-12.01979-02-12
6-11.01961-02-02
7-10.01979-02-11
--10.01962-02-11
--10.01918-02-05
10-9.02015-02-24


Highest Rainfall (inches)
RankHighestYear
12.861981-02-11
22.501914-02-14
32.442007-02-14
41.811932-02-10
51.741981-02-02
61.591940-02-14
71.541920-02-05
81.461921-02-20
91.431902-02-22
101.401906-02-09


Highest Snowfall (inches)
RankHighestYear
115.52007-02-14
215.01906-02-09
313.91926-02-04
412.51961-02-04
512.31964-02-19
612.01914-02-14
711.81972-02-19
810.81940-02-14
910.41966-02-25
1010.01921-02-20


Month's Top Ten:

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

Warmest:
RankValueYear
136.51954
236.21984
335.91925
435.31998
534.91981
634.72002
734.52012
834.41976
934.31909
1034.11949


Coldest:
RankValueYear
115.41934
215.91979
317.52015
419.11978
519.31963
619.61904
719.81914
820.41901
920.61907
1020.71905


Month's Precipitation (Normal: 2.03"):

Wettest:
RankValueYear
18.061981
25.762008
35.231914
44.731902
54.711920
64.481916
74.401908
84.161909
93.941910
103.921971


Driest:
RankValueYear
10.211968
20.681987
30.691980
40.781904
50.812012
60.882009
-0.881943
80.891967
-0.891957
100.931978


Month's Snowfall (Normal: 9.3"):

Greatest:
RankValueYear
129.32014
227.91914
327.12010
424.31920
522.01964
621.81926
721.41940
819.82007
919.71972
-19.71916


Least:
RankValueYear
10.11915
21.21954
31.32004
-1.31944
51.52006
61.81968
-1.81904
82.11953
92.21925
102.31965


Page last updated: 02.27.2015


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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