2012 Climate Statistics for Lincoln, IL

 

Lincoln graphical climate summary for 2012.  Click image to enlarge. 
Annual Temperature and Precipitation Graph (Click image to enlarge)

 


Month-by-Month Temperature Graphs:
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Temperature summary for January 2012  Temperature summary for February 2012

Temperature summary for March 2012  Temperature summary for April 2012

Temperature summary for May 2012  Temperature summary for June 2012

Temperature summary for July 2012  Temperature summary for August 2012

Temperature summary for September 2012  Temperature summary for October 2012

Temperature summary for November 2012  Temperature summary for December 2012

 

Month-by-Month Precipitation Graphs:
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January precipitation plot  February precipitation plot

March precipitation plot  April precipitation plot

May precipitation plot  June precipitation plot

July precipitation plot  August precipitation plot

September precipitation plot  October precipitation plot

November precipitation plot  December precipitation plot

CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LINCOLN IL
1218 PM CST TUE JAN 1 2013

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...THE LINCOLN IL CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE YEAR OF 2012...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1905 TO 2012

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART  LAST YEAR`S
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM    VALUE  DATE(S)
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH             113   07/15/1936
 LOW              -34   01/15/1927
HIGHEST           102   07/07        MM      MM      100  09/01
                        07/06
LOWEST              0   01/14        MM      MM       -8  02/10
AVG. MAXIMUM     66.6              62.3     4.3     62.4
AVG. MINIMUM     43.0              41.9     1.1     42.1
MEAN             54.8              52.1     2.7     52.3
DAYS MAX >= 90     48              20.3    27.7       27
DAYS MAX <= 32     16              33.8   -17.8       33
DAYS MIN <= 32    117             115.8     1.2      118
DAYS MIN <= 0       1               5.7    -4.7        6

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM        56.25   2008
 MINIMUM        14.03   1988
TOTALS          27.22             39.60  -12.38    33.61
DAILY AVG.       0.07                               0.09
DAYS >= .01       106             113.8    -7.8      124
DAYS >= .10        57              71.2   -14.2       80
DAYS >= .50        15              25.7   -10.7       26
DAYS >= 1.00        5               9.0    -4.0        4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    2.28   10/13                       1.74

SNOWFALL (INCHES)
RECORDS
 TOTAL           50.9   1914
 24 HR TOTAL     13.0   02/23/1914
TOTALS            9.2              20.5   -11.3     22.0
DAYS >= TRACE      25              14.8    10.2       42
DAYS >= 1.0         5               6.8    -1.8        6
GREATEST
 SNOW DEPTH         3   01/15                         11
                        01/13
                        01/14
 24 HR TOTAL      2.7   01/12                       12.0

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL    4769              5708    -939     5599
COOLING TOTAL    1164              1017     147     1080

FREEZE DATES
RECORD
 EARLIEST     09/11/1917
 LATEST       05/29/1925
EARLIEST                        10/12
LATEST                          04/18
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SKY COVER
POSSIBLE SUNSHINE (PERCENT)   MM

WEATHER CONDITIONS. NUMBER OF DAYS WITH
THUNDERSTORM             44     MIXED PRECIP               1
HEAVY RAIN               26     RAIN                      51
LIGHT RAIN              126     FREEZING RAIN              0
LT FREEZING RAIN          2     HAIL                       1
HEAVY SNOW                0     SNOW                       7
LIGHT SNOW               24     SLEET                      0
FOG                      86     FOG W/VIS <= 1/4 MILE     16
HAZE                      9

-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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ANNUAL RECORDS ESTABLISHED FOR 2012:

* TIED 9TH WARMEST YEAR WITH MEAN TEMP 54.8 F
* TIED 9TH DRIEST YEAR WITH 27.22 INCHES

SEASONAL RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING 2012:
* 6TH WARMEST WINTER ON RECORD WITH MEAN TEMP 34.0 F
* 2ND LEAST SNOWY WINTER (DEC-FEB) ON RECORD WITH 5.4 INCHES
* WARMEST SPRING ON RECORD WITH MEAN TEMP 59.2 F
* 10TH DRIEST SPRING ON RECORD WITH 6.50 INCHES
* 2ND DRIEST SUMMER ON RECORD WITH 3.41 INCHES
* TIED 8TH COOLEST AUTUMN ON RECORD WITH MEAN TEMP 52.0 F

MONTHLY RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING 2012:
* WARMEST MARCH ON RECORD WITH MEAN TEMP 55.0 F
* 10TH DRIEST MARCH ON RECORD WITH 1.20 INCHES
* TIED 9TH WARMEST MAY ON RECORD WITH MEAN TEMP 67.8 F
* 3RD DRIEST JUNE ON RECORD WITH 0.57 INCHES
* TIED 10TH WARMEST JULY ON RECORD WITH MEAN TEMP 79.5 F
* TIED 10TH DRIEST AUGUST ON RECORD WITH 1.47 INCHES
* 9TH COOLEST SEPTEMBER ON RECORD WITH MEAN TEMP 63.7 F
* 5TH WETTEST OCTOBER ON RECORD WITH 6.13 INCHES


OTHER RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE YEAR:

JANUARY...
* RECORD DAILY SNOWFALL OF 2.7 INCHES ON THE 12TH
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 60 DEGREES ON THE 16TH
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 59 DEGREES ON THE 30TH

FEBRUARY...
* RECORD DAILY PRECIPITATION OF 0.57 INCHES ON THE 28TH

MARCH...
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 82 DEGREES ON THE 14TH
* RECORD WARM LOW TEMPERATURE OF 59 DEGREES ON THE 15TH
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 83 DEGREES ON THE 15TH
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 79 DEGREES ON THE 17TH
* RECORD WARM LOW TEMPERATURE OF 53 DEGREES ON THE 18TH
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 81 DEGREES ON THE 18TH
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 81 DEGREES ON THE 19TH
* RECORD HIGH TEMEPRATURE OF 83 DEGREES ON THE 20TH
* RECORD WARM LOW TEMPERATURE OF 60 DEGREES ON THE 21ST
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 84 DEGREES ON THE 21ST

APRIL...
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 86 DEGREES ON THE 1ST
* RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURE OF 86 DEGREES ON THE 3RD

AUGUST...
* RECORD LOW TEMPERATURE OF 46 DEGREES ON THE 12TH

OCTOBER...
* TIED RECORD COLD HIGH OF 49 DEGREES ON THE 6TH
* RECORD DAILY RAINFALL OF 2.28 INCHES ON THE 13TH

NOVEMBER...
* TIED RECORD WARM LOW OF 52 DEGREES ON THE 10TH

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