Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for February 15th.
Weather Almanac For 2/15
This Day In Weather History
1993 - Central and southern Illinois were dumped on by a heavy snowfall with totals being over 6 inches south of a line from Quincy to Springfield to Paris. The heaviest snow was between Carbondale and the Mississippi River and that totaled to more than 10 inches and a foot in some places. The total snowfall in Sprinfield from the storm was 7.6 inches.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||38||20||68 (1954)||-14 (1905)|
|Danville||40||23||70 (1921)||-9 (2007)|
|Decatur||41||23||72 (1921)||-14 (1905)|
|Effingham||41||23||71 (1954)||-4 (1986)|
|Springfield||40||23||70 (1954)||-10 (1905)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||6:46 AM||5:29 PM|
|Danville||6:43 AM||5:26 PM|
|Decatur||6:48 AM||5:32 PM|
|Effingham||6:44 AM||5:33 PM|
|Springfield||6:51 AM||5:35 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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