Weather Almanac for February 12th

Published 02/12 2013 06:30AM

Updated 02/11 2016 01:47PM

Weather Almanac For 2/12

This Day In Weather History

1999 - A three-day snowstorm began across northern and central Illinois.  The heaviest snowfall was found from near Champaign north to Pontiac, with 8 to 11 inches of snow being reported.  During the winter of 1977 to 1978, 18 severe weather storms moved across Illinois; this storm was the second of four which affected the state during February. 

Temperature Information

 
Averages
Records
 
High
Low
High
Low
Champaign-Urbana 37 19 68 (1938) -20 (1899)
Danville 39 22 69 (1938) -14 (1981)
Decatur 40 22 72 (1938) -21 (1899)
Effingham 40 22 68 (1999) -11 (1981)
Springfield 39 21 73 (1938) -14 (1988)

Sunrise/Sunset For 2016

 
Sunrise
Sunset
Champaign-Urbana 6:50 AM 5:25 PM
Danville 6:48 AM 5:22 PM
Decatur 6:53 AM 5:28 PM
Effingham 6:50 AM 5:27 PM
Springfield 6:55 AM 5:31 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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