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Some of the weather records set at Buffalo during the Winter of '76-77:

 

12/26/76 through 2/8/77
45 consecutive days of below freezing temperature.

12/20/76 through 2/10/77
Buffalo had 53 consecutive days of a trace or more of snow.

January 1977
Lowest Average Jan temperature in 107 yrs. of record l3.8 F previous record was 14.1 F.

January 1977
Greatest one month snowfall - Jan '77 - 68.3", old record Dec '76 - 60.7".
***Note: December 2001 sets a new record for one month snowfall at 82.7"***

Winter 1976 - 1977
Greatest snowfall for one season, 1976-77 = 199.4", old record 1909-10 = 126.4".
***Note: Several years since '77 had snowfall totals in excess of the 1909-10 record***

February 4 1977
Most snow on ground, 4-7 Feb '77 = 42".
***Note: December 28th, 2001 set a new record with 45" on the ground***

 

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