Here's a look at normal and record temperatures, sunrise and sunset times, and past weather events for December 3rd.
Weather Almanac For 12/3
This Day In Weather History1978 - A winter storm brought very heavy snow to the northern 1/3 of the state with freezing rain. Meanwhile the central third was dealing with thunderstorms and freezing rain. North of the Quad Cities to the northwest Chicago suburbs.
|Averages ||Records |
|Champaign-Urbana||41||25||71 (2012)||-8 (1929)|
|Danville||43||27||72 (2012)||-11 (1929)|
|Decatur||44||27||72 (1970)||-7 (1929)|
|Effingham||44||27||71 (2012)||9 (1985)|
|Springfield||43||26||74 (2012)||-2 (1929)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2014
|Champaign-Urbana||6:58 AM||4:28 PM|
|Danville||6:55 AM||4:25 PM|
|Decatur||7:00 AM||4:31 PM|
|Effingham||6:56 AM||4:32 PM|
|Springfield||7:03 AM||4:34 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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