Weather Almanac For 2/12
This Day In Weather History
1999 - A three-day snowstorm began across northern and central Illinois. The heaviest snowfall was found from near Champaign north to Pontiac, with 8 to 11 inches of snow being reported. During the winter of 1977 to 1978, 18 severe weather storms moved across Illinois; this storm was the second of four which affected the state during February.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||37||19||68 (1938)||-20 (1899)|
|Danville||39||22||69 (1938)||-14 (1981)|
|Decatur||40||22||72 (1938)||-21 (1899)|
|Effingham||40||22||68 (1999)||-11 (1981)|
|Springfield||39||21||73 (1938)||-14 (1988)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||6:50 AM||5:25 PM|
|Danville||6:47 AM||5:23 PM|
|Decatur||6:52 AM||5:28 PM|
|Effingham||6:49 AM||5:28 PM|
|Springfield||6:55 AM||5:31 PM|
Some information gathered from the National Weather Service and other government agencies. Data for averages are based on 1981 to 2010 averages. Record highs are based on different times of record. Here are when records stared for each observation point: Danville; 1895, Decatur; 1893, Effingham; 1951, Springfield; 1879, Urbana; 1888.