Christmas Climatology

Saint Louis, Missouri
  Daily High Temperature Daily Low Temperature Daily Average Temperature Daily Precipitation Daily Snowfall Morning Snow Depth
Maximum 71 (1889) 56 (1889) 63.5 (1889) 0.94 (1913) 9.0 (1913) 8.0 (1915)
Minimum 7 (1983) -13 (1983) -3.0 (1983) 0 0 0
Average 38.9 24.3 31.6 0.07 0.2 1.0
# of Occurrences       33 (≥ 0.01) 16 (≥ 0.1) 22 (≥ 1.0)
# of Occurrences       65 (≥ Trace) 40 (≥ T) 40 (≥ T)
Records:
(1874 - present) Temperature / Precipitation (134 years)
(1891 - present) Snowfall (117 years)
(1892 - present) Snow Depth (116 years)
Last White Christmas: 2005 (0.6 in. snowfall, 1 in. snow depth)

Columbia, Missouri
  Daily High Temperature Daily Low Temperature Daily Average Temperature Daily Precipitation Daily Snowfall Morning Snow Depth
Maximum 74 (1889) 53 (1936) 62.0 (1889) 0.56 (1957) 3.4 (1987) 10.0 (1915)
Minimum 6 (1983) -19 (1983) -6.5 (1983) 0 0 0
Average 38.9 21.4 30.2 0.02 0.1 1.0
# of Occurrences       27 (≥ 0.01) 15 (≥ 0.1) 26 (≥ 1.0)
# of Occurrences       47 (≥ Trace) 35 (≥ T) 47 (≥ T)
Records:
(1889 - present) Temperature / Precipitation (119 years)
(1889 - present [missing 1996-1999]) Snowfall (113 years)
(1893 - present [missing 1996-1999]) Snow Depth (112 years)
Last White Christmas: 2002 (5 in. snow depth) ; 1993 (Trace of snowfall, Trace of snow depth)

Quincy, Illinois
  Daily High Temperature Daily Low Temperature Daily Average Temperature Daily Precipitation Daily Snowfall Morning Snow Depth
Maximum 55 (1982,1971) 35 (1957) 43.5 (1982,1971) 0.86 (1957) 1.6 (1962) 11.0 (1951)
Minimum -2 (1983) -16 (1983) -9.0 (1983) 0 0 0
Average 33.6 18.6 26.1 0.03 0.1 1.0
# of Occurrences       13 (≥ 0.01) 6 (≥ 0.1) 18 (≥ 1.0)
# of Occurrences       24 (≥ Trace) 20 (≥ T) 24 (≥ T)
Records:
(1948 - present) Temperature / Precipitation (60 years)
(1948 - 1998) Snowfall (50 years)
(1892 - 1998) Snow Depth (50 years)
Last White Christmas (on record): 2002 (2 in. snow depth);1997 (Trace of snowfall, 3 in. snow depth)


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