Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for February 1st.
Weather Almanac For 2/1
This Day In Weather History
2008 - A major winter storm moved through Illinois, bringing 6 inches of snow to the northern half of Illinois. 9 to 12 inches of snow were common from Springfield to north of Rantoul as well as the western Chicago Suburbs.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||34||17||63 (1911)||-9 (1904)|
|Danville||36||20||66 (1911)||-12 (1929)|
|Decatur||37||20||58 (1968)||-11 (1904)|
|Effingham||38||20||69 (1989)||-9 (2004)|
|Springfield||36||19||67 (1911)||-13 (1951)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||7:02 AM||5:12 PM|
|Danville||6:59 AM||5:09 PM|
|Decatur||7:04 AM||5:15 PM|
|Effingham||7:01 AM||5:15 PM|
|Springfield||7:07 AM||5:18 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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