EASTER SUNDAY

 

 

 

THE WARMEST EASTER OCCURRED ON APRIL 14, 1968 WHEN THE HIGH TEMPERATURE REACHED 85 DEGREES.  THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE EVER RECORDED ON EASTER WAS 5 DEGREES ON MARCH 30, 1975.

 

THERE IS ROUGHLY A 46 PERCENT CHANCE OF HAVING PRECIPITATION OF A TRACE OR MORE.  THE MOST PRECIPITATION EVER RECORDED ON AN EASTER SUNDAY WAS 1.02 INCHES ON APRIL 3, 1988. THE MOST SNOW ON AN EASTER WAS 2.9 INCHES ON APRIL 3, 1994.

 

 

EASTER SUNDAY                PERIOD OF RECORD: 70 YEARS (1942-2012)

 

 

TEMPERATURE DATA

 

 

HIGHEST TEMPERATURE       85 DEGREES ON APRIL 14, 1968

LOWEST TEMPERATURE        5 DEGREES ON MARCH 30, 1975

 

LOWEST MAXIMUM                  21 DEGREES ON MARCH 30, 1975

HIGHEST MINIMUM                   59 DEGREES ON APRIL 22, 1973

 

PRECIPITATION DATA

 

NUMBER OF TIMES WITH MEASURABLE PRECIP                      25 OCCURRENCES OR 36%

NUMBER OF TIMES WITH A TRACE OR MORE PRECIP              33 OCCURRENCES OR 47%

NUMBER OF TIMES WITH NO PRECIPITATION                                       36 OCCURRENCES OR 51%

 

MAXIMUM PRECIPITATION:      1.02 INCHES ON APRIL 3, 1988

MAXIMUM SNOWFALL:             2.9 INCHES ON APRIL 3, 1994

 

 

 

 

 

 

EASTER DURING THE LAST WEEK OF MARCH (23TH‑31ST)

 

TEMPERATURE DATA

 

AVERAGE HIGH   43.7

AVERAGE LOW   25.3

 

HIGH TEMP BY 10 DEGREE RANGES

 

20S    30S     40S     50S    60S   70S     80S

   2         6        3         4        0        0      1

13%      40%    20%    26%    0%    0%   6%

 

PRECIPITATION DATA

 

# TIMES W/ A TRACE OR MORE            7    OR 46%

# TIMES W/ MEASURABLE                    5   OR 33%

# TIMES W/ NO PRECIPITATION             8    OR 53%

 

SNOWFALL:

# OF TIMES WITH TRACE OR MORE   7           

# OF TIMES WITH MEASURABLE                        6       

 

 

DATE                           HI         LOW     PRECIP

 

MAR 28 1948                33         22         0.02/0.3    

MAR 25 1951                32         21         .07/1.2  

MAR 29 1959                40         8          0.0/0.0

MAR 29 1964                38         22         .05/0.9

MAR 26 1967                58         35         0.0/0.0

MAR 29 1970                28         21         TR/TR

MAR 30 1975                21         5          TR/.1

MAR 26 1978                38        32         .41/.3

MAR 30 1986                83        45         0.0/0.0

MAR 26 1989                56         36         0.0/0.0

MAR 31 1991                47         23         0.0/0.0

MAR 30 1997                44         31         .37/0.6

MAR 31 2002                54         32         0.0/0.0

MAR 27 2005                50         27         0.0/0.0

MAR 23 2008                34         19         0.0/0.0

                                                    

 

 
 

            EASTER DURING THE FIRST WEEK OF APRI  (1ST‑7TH)

 

TEMPERATURE DATA

 

AVERAGE HIGH   54.6

AVERAGE LOW   36.2

 

HIGH TEMP BY 10 DEGREE RANGES

 

20S    30S       40S     50S    60S   70S

0          2          4          4       5        2

0%      12%     24%    24%   29%  12%

 

 

PRECIPITATION DATA

 

# TIMES W/ A TRACE OR MORE           11 OR 65%

# TIMES W/ MEASURABLE                   9 OR 53%

# TIMES W/NO PRECIPITATION             6 OR 35%

 

SNOWFALL:

# OF TIMES WITH TRACE OR MORE   3           

# OF TIMES WITH MEASURABLE         3          

 

 

DATE                           HI         LOW     PRECIP

 

APR 5 1942                   62         42         .12/0.0

APR 1 1945                   70         44         0.0/0.0 

APR 6 1947                   66         42         TR/0.0

APR 5 1953                   48         35         .01/0.0

APR 1 1956                   45         24         0.0/0.0

APR 6 1958                   62         40         .45/0.0

APR 2 1961                   33         29         TR/0.5

APR 6 1969                   50         34         .01/0.0

APR 2 1972                   44         30         0.0/0.0

APR 6 1980                   52         33         0.0/0.0

APR 3 1983                   50         39         .17/0.0

APR 7 1985                   48         33         0.0/0.0

APR 3 1988                   75         54         1.02/0.0

APR 3 1994                   59         28         0.41/2.9

APR 7 1996                   38         28         0.09/1.1

APR 4 1999                   61         34         0.16/0.0                                                                                 

APR 4 2010                    65         46          0.0/0.0

 

 

              EASTER DURING THE SECOND WEEK OF APRIL (8TH‑14TH)

  

TEMPERATURE DATA

 

AVERAGE HIGH   56.0

AVERAGE LOW   33.7

 

HIGH TEMP BY 10 DEGREE RANGES

 

20S      30S    40S    50S     60S    70S  80S

   0         2        3       4       5         0          2

   0%    13%     19%   25%  31%    0%      14%

 

PRECIPITATION DATA

 

# TIMES W/ A TRACE OR MORE            7 OR 44%

# TIMES W/ MEASURABLE                    5 OR 31%

# TIMES W/ NO PRECIPITATION             9 OR 56%

 

SNOWFALL:

# OF TIMES WITH TRACE OR MORE                 3         

# OF TIMES WITH MEASURABLE          2

                                                                                   

 

DATE                           HI         LOW     PRECIP

           

APR 9 1944                   63         31         .66/0.0

APR 9 1950                   36         24         TR/TR

APR 13 1952                 52         39         0.34/0.0

APR 10 1955                 69         53         0.0/0.0

APR 14 1963                 54         31         0.0/0.0

APR 10 1966                 50         31         0.0/0.0

APR 14 1968                 85         49         0.0/0.0

APR 11 1971                 62         25         0.0/0.0

APR 14 1974                 82         47         .19/0.0

APR 10 1977                 50         25         0.0/0.0

APR 11 1982                 42         33         .07/1.7

APR 11 1993                 48         35         0.0/0.0

APR 12 1998                 64         31         0.0/0.0

APR 8 2007                   34         24         0.05/0.7

APR 12 2009                                                     41        28         0.0/0.0             

APR 8 2012                   64        33         0.03                 

           

                                                
 

                         EASTER DURING THE THIRD WEEK OF APRIL (15TH‑21ST)

           

TEMPERATURE DATA

 

AVERAGE HIGH   59.2

AVERAGE LOW   39.3

 

HIGH TEMP BY 10 DEGREE RANGES

 

30S    40S      50S      60S       70S    80S

 1         3          5          5          2         1

.05%     17%      29%      29%      11%   .05%

 

PRECIPITATION DATA

 

# TIMES W/ A TRACE OR MORE         5 OR 29%

# TIMES W/ MEASURABLE                  3 OR 17%

# TIMES W/ NO PRECIPITATION          12 OR 70%

 

SNOWFALL:

# OF TIMES WITH TRACE OR MORE   1                       

# OF TIMES WITH MEASURABLE         1          

 

DATE                           HI         LOW     PRECIP

 

APR 21 1946                 56         26         0.0/0.0

APR 17 1949                 46         26         0.0/0.0 

APR 18 1954                 61         41         0.0/0.0

APR 21 1957                 69         49         0.0/0.0

APR 17 1960                 82         55         .06/0.0

APR 18 1965                 37         22         .04/.4

APR 18 1976                 65         58         0.0/0.0

APR 15 1979                 48         38         TR/0.0  

APR 18 1981                 60         33         .19/0.0

APR 19 1987                 75         46         0.0/0.0

APR 15 1990                 59         43         TR/0.0

APR 19 1992                 67         44         0.0/0.0

APR 16 1995                 53         28         0.0/0.0

APR 15 2001                 53         38         0.0/0.0

APR 20 2003                 77         54         0.0/0.0

APR 11 2004                 44         29         0.0/0.0

APR 16 2006                55         38         0.0/0.0

                                                                                                                       

 

 

 


 

              EASTER DURING THE FOURTH WEEK OF APRIL (22ND‑25TH)

 

            

 

TEMPERATURE DATA

 

AVERAGE HIGH   61.5

AVERAGE LOW   44.3

 

HIGH TEMP BY 10 DEGREE RANGES

 

30S    40S    50S    60S    70S   80S

  0          1        2        1        1       1

  0%      2%      3%     2%      2%   2%   

 

 PRECIPITATION DATA

 

# TIMES W/ TRACE OR MORE              3 OR 50%

 # TIMES W/ MEASURABLE                              2 OR 33%

 # TIMES W/ NO PRECIP                                   2 OR 33%

 

            

DATE                           HI         LOW     PRECIP

 

APR 25 1943                 60         46         .10

APR 25 1962                 75         50         0.0

APR 22 1973                 83         59         .13

APR 22 1984                 52         30         0.0

APR 23 2000                 48         39         0.04

APR 24 2011                 51        42         TR/TR

 

 

 

 

EASTER SUNDAY

 

YEAR   DATE               HI         LO        PRECIP            REMARKS

 

1942     APR 5               62         42         .12/0.0              PARTLY CLOUDY

1943     APR 25             60         46         .10                    CLOUDY

1944     APR 9               63         31         .66/0.0              CLOUDY

1945     APR 1               70         44         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

 

1946     APR 21             56         26         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1947     APR 6               66         42         TR/0.0               SUNNY

1948     MAR 28            33         22         0.02/0.3            PARTLY CLOUDY

1949     APR 17             46         26         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1950     APR 9               36         24         TR/TR               MOSTLY SUNNY

 

1951     MAR 25            32         21         .07/1.2              MOSTLY CLOUDY

1952     APR 13             52         39         0.34/0.0            CLOUDY

1953     APR 5               48         35         .01/0.0              CLOUDY

1954     APR 18             61         41         0.0/0.0              MOSTLY SUNNY

1955     APR 10             69         53         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

 

1956     APR 1               45         24         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1957     APR 21             69         49         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1958     APR 6               62         40         .45/0.0              CLOUDY                                                          

1959     MAR 29            40         8          0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1960     APR 17             82         55         .06/0.0              MOSTLY CLOUDY

 

1961     APR 2              33         29         TR/0.5               55% SUNSHINE

1962     APR 25             75         50         0.0                    SUNNY

1963     APR 14             54         31         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1964     MAR 29            38         22         .05/0.9              MOSTLY CLOUDY

1965     APR 18             37         22         .04/.4                FOG, CLOUDY

 

1966     APR 10             50         31         0.0/0.0              MOSTLY SUNNY

1967     MAR 26            58         35         0.0/0.0              MOSTLY SUNNY

1968     APR 14             85         49         0.0/0.0              MOSTLY SUNNY

1969     APR 6               50         34         .01/0.0              SUNNY

1970     MAR 29            28         21         TR/TR               CLOUDY

 

1971     APR 11             62         25         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1972     APR 2               44         30         0.0/0.0              PARTLY SUNNY

1973     APR 22             83         59         .13                    THUNDERSTORM, FOG AND PARTLY SUNNY

1974     APR 14             82         47         .19/0.0              THUNDERSTORM, PARTLY CLOUDY

1975     MAR 30            21         5          TR/.1                MOSTLY SUNNY

 

1976     APR 18             65         58         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1977     APR 10             50         25         0.0                    MOSTLY SUNNY

1978     MAR 26            38         32         .03/.7                CLOUDY

1979     APR 15             48         38         TR/0.0               CLOUDY

1980     APR 6               52         33         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

 

 

 

 

EASTER SUNDAY

 

YEAR   DATE               HI         LO    PRECIP                REMARKS

 

1981     APR 18             60         33         .19/0.0              THUNDERSTORM, PARTLY SUNNY

1982     APR 11             42         33         .07/1.7              MOSTLY SUNNY

1983     APR 3               50         39         .17/0.0              CLOUDY

1984     APR 22             52         30         0.0                    PARTLY CLOUDY

1985     APR 7               48         33         0.0/0.0              PARTLY CLOUDY

           

1986                             MAR 30            83         45         0.0/0.0              MOSTLY SUNNY                      

1987                                                                 APR 19             75         46         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1988                                                                 APR 3               75         54         1.02/0.0            CLOUDY

1989                                                                 MAR 26            56         36         0.0/0.0              PARTLY SUNNY

1990                                                                 APR 15             59         43         TR/0.0               MOSTLY CLOUDY

 

1991                                                                 MAR 31            47         23         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

1992                                                                 APR 19             67         44         0.0/0.0              FOG, MOSTLY SUNNY

1993                                                                 APR 11             48         35         0.0/0.0              PARTLY CLOUDY

1994                                                                 APR 3               59         28         0.41/2.9            CLOUDY

1995                                                                 APR 16             53         28         0.0/0.0              SUNNY

 

1996                                                                 APR 7               48         28         0.09/1.1            CLOUDY

1997                                                                 MAR 30            44         31         0.37/0.6            CLOUDY

1998                                                                 APR 12             64         31         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

1999     APR 4                           61         34         0.16/0.0            WINDY

2000    APR 23              48        39         0.04                  DRIZZLE, MIST

 

2001                                                     APR 15             53         38         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

2002                                                                 MAR 31            54         32         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

2003                                                                 APR 20             77         54         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

2004                                                                 APR 11             44         29         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

2005                                                                 MAR 27            50         27         0.0/0.0              OVERCAST

 

2006                                                                 APR 16             55         38         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

2007                                                                 APR 8               34         24         0.05/0.7            MOSTLY CLOUDY

2008                                                                 MAR 23            34         19         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

2009     APR 12             41        28         0.0/0.0              CLEAR

 

2010     APR 4               65        46         0.0/0.0              MOSTLY CLOUDY

2011     APR 24             51        42         TR/TR               LIGHT RAIN, LIGHT SNOW

2012     APR 8               64        33         0.03                  LIGHT RAIN