Weather Almanac For 12/27
This Day In Weather History2008 - Unseasonably warm air sat over central Illinois ahead of a cold front that pushed through. The resulting thunderstorms caused widespread wind damage. In Springfield, a school had part of a roof blown off as well as 3 barns and the grandstand being damaged at the State Fairgrounds. Heavy rain also fell on partially frozen ground, causing some flooding issues.
|Champaign-Urbana||34||19||62 (2008)||-9 (1935)|
|Danville||35||21||65 (2008)||-15 (1935)|
|Decatur||37||21||64 (2008)||-7 (1935)|
|Effingham||37||21||65 (1971)||0 (1983)|
|Springfield||35||20||66 (1907)||-8 (1924)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||7:14 AM||4:34 PM|
|Danville||7:12 AM||4:32 PM|
|Decatur||7:16 AM||4:38 PM|
|Effingham||7:12 AM||4:38 PM|
|Springfield||7:19 AM||4:41 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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