Snowfall Records for Lexington, Kentucky


Most snowfall in a season (July - June):

53.0" 1916-1917
42.1" 1977-1978, 1917-1918
41.7" 1950-1951
40.7" 1935-1936
38.4" 1939-1940
37.0" 1959-1960
34.5" 1967-1968, 1942-1943
34.1" 1894-1895
32.3" 1963-64
31.7" 1993-94



Least snowfall in a season (July - June):

2.1" 1931-1932
2.2" 1988-1989
2.3" 1949-1950
3.2" 1991-1992, 1922-1923
3.6" 1918-1919
3.7" 1980-1981
4.0" 1996-1997
4.1" 1998-99
5.2" 1999-2000
5.3" 1972-1973



Most snowfall in a calendar month:

21.9" January 1978
21.7" January 1918
21.1" January 1948
19.4" December 1917
19.3" January 1905
18.5" January 1977
17.8" January 1940
17.7" March 1960
December 1935
17.4" February 1998



Most snowfall in a calendar day:

13.4" January 26, 1943
11.2" January 13, 1917
11.0" February 4, 1998
10.0" January 17, 1994
9.5" March 28, 1947
December 6, 1910
January 6, 1910
9.4" January 22, 1966
December 8, 1917
9.2" March 4, 1917
9.0" December 24, 1939
8.9" January 19, 1936
8.0" February 19, 1921



Earliest snowfall:  Trace on October 6, 1952
Latest snowfall:  Trace on May 24, 1925
Latest first snowfall:  Trace on December 24, 1918

Page updated:  February 6, 2014


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