Illinois Weather Trivia for February 8th

2/8/1978
Meteorological winter is considered to be the months of December, January, and February. The late 1970's were some of the coldest winters on record in central Illinois. Peoria's record cold winter was in 1978-79, with an average temperature of 17 degrees. At Springfield, the coldest winter was the one before that, when an average temperature of 19.6 degrees was noted in the winter of 1977-78.

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