Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for February 13th.
Weather Almanac For 2/13
This Day In Weather History1905 - An extremely cold air mass settled in across central Illinois. Decatur's low of 25 below zero is the coldest ever for the city. Springfield also set it's all-time cold record at 24 below zero. Champaign joined the all-time record group at 25 below zero, but it has been tied a few times since then. Peoria dropped to 26 below zero, the second coldest in the city's history.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||37||20||67 (1938)||-25 (1905)|
|Danville||39||22||68 (1938)||-21 (1944)|
|Decatur||40||23||70 (1938)||-25 (1905)|
|Effingham||41||22||71 (1962)||-4 (1988)|
|Springfield||39||22||69 (1938)||-24 (1905)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||6:48 AM||5:26 PM|
|Danville||6:46 AM||5:24 PM|
|Decatur||6:51 AM||5:30 PM|
|Effingham||6:48 AM||5:29 PM|
|Springfield||6:54 AM||5:33 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.
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