Top 10 Snowiest Decembers at Milwaukee and Madison

...FINAL DECEMBER 2007 NUMBERS ARE IN….

DECEMBER 2007 IN MILWAUKEE WAS THE SECOND SNOWIEST ON RECORD WITH 29.5 INCHES. THE SNOWIEST DECEMBER ON RECORD WAS IN 2000 WHEN 49.5 INCHES PILED UP.  THE NORMAL DECEMBER SNOWFALL TOTAL IS 11.7 INCHES.  TOTAL 2007-08 WINTER SEASON SNOWFALL FOR MILWAUKEE THROUGH THE END OF DECEMBER 2007 IS 30.8 INCHES.

THE SNOWIEST WINTER IN MILWAUKEE WAS 1885-86 WITH 109.8 INCHES.

HERE IS A LISTING OF THE TOP 10 SNOWIEST DECEMBERS IN MILWAUKEE AND THE EVENTUAL SEASONAL TOTAL...

RANK         YEAR         AMOUNT (INCHES)             SEASONAL TOTAL THAT WINTER
                                                                                                    (AVERAGE = 52.4")
    1              2000                     49.5                                                       59.3
    2              2007                     29.5                                                       ???
    3              1978                     27.9                                                       82.9
    4              1951                     26.5                                                       90.8
    5              1887                     24.9                                                       51.5
    6              1885                     23.3                                                     109.8
    7              1950                     22.6                                                       79.3
    8              1909                     21.3                                                       59.3
    9              1977                     20.8                                                       80.7
    9              1904                     20.8                                                       71.0

DECEMBER 2007 IN MADISON WAS THE SECOND SNOWIEST ON RECORD WITH 33.4 INCHES.  THE SNOWIEST DECEMBER ON RECORD WAS IN 2000 WHEN 35.0 INCHES PILED UP.  THE NORMAL DECEMBER SNOWFALL TOTAL IS 12.6 INCHES.  TOTAL 2007-08 WINTER SEASON SNOWFALL FOR MADISON THROUGH THE END OF DECEMBER 2007 IS 35.0 INCHES.

THE SNOWIEST WINTER IN MADISON WAS 1978-79 WITH 76.1 INCHES.

HERE IS A LISTING OF THE TOP 10 SNOWIEST DECEMBERS IN MADISON AND THE EVENTUAL SEASONAL TOTAL...

RANK         YEAR          AMOUNT (INCHES)            SEASONAL TOTAL THAT WINTER
                                                                                                    (AVERAGE = 49.9")
    1              2000                        35.0                                                    52.2
   
             2007                        33.5                                                    ???
    3              1987                        32.8                                                    62.2
    4              1977                        24.6                                                    56.7
    5              1985                        24.0                                                    72.4
    6              1887                        23.9                                                    48.2
    7              1909                        23.1                                                    70.9
    8              1990                        23.0                                                    55.0
    9              1978                        23.0                                                    76.1
   10             1983                        22.6                                                    42.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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