Philadelphia, PA | Allentown, PA

CHRISTMAS SNOW

The following tables include snowfall and snow depth data from 1951 to the present. Snowfall is listed for the 24th and 25th. Morning snow depth is included for the 25th. If a year does not appear in the table, no snow fell on either the 24th or 25th and there was no snow on the ground on the 25th.
Read more from the National Climatic Data Center at
"Probability of a White Christmas"

PHILADELPHIA, PA

YEAR Snowfall on the 24th
MIDNIGHT TO MIDNIGHT
Snowfall on the 25th
MIDNIGHT TO MIDNIGHT
Snow depth at 7AM
December 25th
1958Trace00
1959TraceTrace1 inch
19600.3 inch01 inch
19610.3 inch02 inches
196201.5 inchesTrace
1963TraceTrace5 inches
196612.4 inches0.3 inch12 inches
19670TraceTrace
1968Trace00
19690.1 inch4.1 inchesTrace
1970Trace00
1976Trace0.2 inch0
1980Trace0Trace
1983Trace00
19850Trace0
19890Trace0
19920Trace0
1993Trace0.2 inch0
1995TraceTrace0
19980.5 inch01 inch
20020.3 inch1.1 inchesTrace
20030Trace0
2008Trace00
2009008 inches
20100Trace0

ALLENTOWN, PA

YEAR Snowfall on the 24th
MIDNIGHT TO MIDNIGHT
Snowfall on the 25th
MIDNIGHT TO MIDNIGHT
Snow depth at 7AM
December 25th
1951 0 0.2 inch 4 inches
1954 Trace 0 0
1955 0 0 Trace
1957 0 Trace 0
1958 Trace 0 Trace
1959 0 0 3 inches
1960 0.1 inch Trace 2 inches
1961 3 inches Trace 5 inches
1962 0 2 inches 2 inches
1963 0.7 inch Trace 6 inches
1966 13.1 inches 0.2 inch 17 inches
1967 0 0.6 inch 0
1968 Trace 0 0
1969 0.3 inch 4 inches 2 inches
1970 0 0.1 inch 1 inch
1974 0 Trace 0
1975 0 1.2 inches Trace
1976 0 1.4 inches 0
1978 0.4 inch Trace Trace
1980 0.8 inch Trace 1 inch
1981 0 0 1 inch
1983 1.5 inches 0 Trace
1985 0 0.4 inch Trace
1989 0 0 1 inch
1990 Trace 0 0
1992 Trace Trace 0
1993 Trace 0.1 inch 0
1995 Trace 0 6 inches
1998 0.2 inch 0 0
1999 Trace Trace Trace
2000 0 0 3 inches
2002 0.6 inch 6.6 inches 1 inch
2003 0 Trace 0
2008 Trace 0 1 inch
2009 0 0 2 inches
2010 0 Trace 0