Weather Almanac for February 1st

Published 02/01 2013 06:30AM

Updated 01/31 2016 04:18PM

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. 

Temperature Information

 
Averages
Records
 
High
Low
High
Low
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 2016

 
Sunrise
Sunset
Champaign-Urbana 7:02 AM 5:11 PM
Danville 7:00 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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