Springfield Monthly and All-Time Records

MONTHLY TEMPERATURE RECORDS
Month Warmest
Temperature
(°F)
Date Coldest
Temperature
(°F)
Date Coldest
High Temp
(°F)
Date Warmest
Low Temp
(°F)
Date
January 73 1/23/1909 -22 1/5/1884 -12 1/5/1884 56 1/2/1897
1/7/1907
February 78 2/24/1930 -24 2/13/1905 -6 2/9/1899 57 2/25/2000
March 91 3/21/1907 -12 3/5/1960 12 3/4/1960 65 3/30/1998
April 90 4/10/1930
4/11/1930
4/25/1986
17 4/5/1920 30 4/1/1881
4/4/1920
4/5/1920
68 4/7/1893
4/17/1985
4/24/1960
4/28/1896
May 101 5/31/1934 28 5/10/1966 41 5/1/1909
5/6/1989
74 5/21/2004
5/25/1896
June 104 6/1/1934
6/27/1934
6/28/1934
39 6/1/2003 52 6/3/1945 82 6/29/1931
July 112 7/14/1954 48 7/6/1972
7/13/1975
7/14/1967
7/31/1971
63 7/14/1990 84 7/13/1936
7/14/1936
7/26/1936
August 108 8/8/1934
8/9/1934
43 8/13/1964
8/29/1986
61 8/26/1944
8/28/1917
83 8/21/1936
8/22/1936
September 101 9/1/1984 31 9/29/1899
9/30/1899
46 9/25/1942 77 9/6/1925
October 93 10/2/1953
10/3/1954
10/3/2006
13 10/30/1925 23 10/29/1925 73 10/3/1954
November 83 11/1/1950 -3 11/30/1964 6 11/24/1950 63 11/2/1987
11/3/1938
11/6/1924
December 74 12/3/1970
12/28/1984
-21 12/23/1989 -11 12/24/1983 61 12/2/1962

 

MONTHLY PRECIPITATION AND SNOWFALL RECORDS
Month Most Precipitation
(in)
Date Most Snowfall
(in)
Date
January 2.41 1/7/1937 8.0 1/4/1882
1/9/1987
February 3.38 2/20/1898 15.0 2/28/1900
March 4.60 3/27/1898 17.0 3/24/2013
April 4.45 4/11/1979 6.1 4/14/1980
May 4.20 5/26/1893 0.6 5/2/1929
June 5.15 6/4/1917 - -
July 4.33 7/27/1981 - -
August 4.40 8/2/1981 - -
September 5.44 9/8/1926 Trace 9/25/1942
9/26/1942
October 4.74 10/4/1941 1.8 10/29/1925
November 2.70 11/18/1881 7.8 11/6/1951
December 4.70 12/2/1982 10.9 12/19/1973

 


 

SPRINGFIELD ALL-TIME RECORDS:

  • Highest temperature on record:  112 degrees on July 14, 1954.

  • Lowest temperature on record:   24 degrees below zero on February 13, 1905.

  • Most precipitation to fall in a calendar day:  5.44 inches on September 8, 1926.

  • Most precipitation to fall in a 24-hour period:  6.12 inches on December 2-3, 1982.

  • Most snowfall to fall in a 24-hour period:  17.4 inches on March 24-25, 2013.

  • Most snowfall to fall in a calendar day: 17.0 inches on March 24, 2013.

  • Greatest snow depth:  16 inches on January 14-18, 1918; March 8, 1978; and March 25, 2013.


Temperature and precipitation records began in 1879.
Snowfall records began in 1881.


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