Weather Almanac for January 27th

Published 01/27 2013 06:30AM

Updated 01/26 2016 05:47PM

Weather Almanac For 1/27

This Day In Weather History

1967 - A two-day snowstorm dropped 10 inches or more of snow in Illinois and dropped heavy snow across much of the nation's midsection.  The heaviest snow was north of a Quincy to Bloomington line, while major ice accumulations was noted elsewhere across central Illinois.  The Chicago area had up to 20 inches of snow.  Travel was crippled for a few days.  Over 50 deaths were indirectly related the storm. 

Temperature Information

 
Averages
Records
 
High
Low
High
Low
Champaign-Urbana 33 17 62 (1999) -15 (1904)
Danville 36 19 64 (1914) -14 (1904)
Decatur 37 19 63 (1999) -14 (1936)
Effingham 37 20 60 (1968) -5 (1963)
Springfield 35 19 65 (1944) -10 (1963)

Sunrise/Sunset For 2016

 
Sunrise
Sunset
Champaign-Urbana 7:06 AM 5:05 PM
Danville 7:04 AM 5:03 PM
Decatur 7:09 AM 5:09 PM
Effingham 7:05 AM 5:09 PM
Springfield 7:11 AM 5:12 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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