Weather Almanac For 2/22
This Day In Weather History
1994 - Snow started the afternoon of the this date and continued into the next day. When it was over, snowfall totals were more than 9 inches in northern Illinois. Moline had 9.6 inches, Rockford had 9.3, Chicago had 9.1 inches, and Romeoville had 10 inches. Strong northwest winds caused considerable blowing and drifting snow.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||40||22||69 (1922)||-6 (1963)|
|Danville||42||25||71 (1922)||-9 (1963)|
|Decatur||44||25||72 (1922)||-6 (1978)|
|Effingham||44||25||67 (1983)||-4 (1963)|
|Springfield||42||25||71 (1922)||-7 (1963)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||6:37 AM||5:37 PM|
|Danville||6:34 AM||5:34 PM|
|Decatur||6:39 AM||5:40 PM|
|Effingham||6:37 AM||5:39 PM|
|Springfield||6:42 AM||5:43 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.