...Christmas Day Stats for NWS Marquette...

A Look at Past Christmases in Marquette

 

Here are the Christmas Day stats for the NWS Marquette Office in Negaunee Township.

Normal High                      23
Normal Low                        8
Normal Mean                    15
Normal Precipitation    0.06"
Normal Snowfall             1.1"
Normal Snow Depth         15"

Record High                 46  1994
Record Low                -24  2004
Record Low High          5  1996, 1983
Record High Low        28  2009

Greatest Precipitation     0.43" 1982
Greatest Snowfall            11.7" 2004
Greatest Snow Depth         41" 1968

Here is a look back at the weather on the last 10 Christmas Days.

Year   High  Low   Precipitation  Snowfall  Snow Depth
2009     32     28          0.42                 2.2               17
2008     18      -1             T                    0.7              22
2007     25     20          0.16                 2.7                9   
2006     30     23             T                      T                 T
2005     32     25          0.03                 0.2              10
2004     13    -24          0.41               11.7             19

2003     32     12          0.00                0.0               16  
2002     28     22             T                      T                 5
2001     18     10             T                      T               11
2000       9        3             T                      T               28


The following table shows the number of Christmas Days that snow has fallen or there has been snow on the ground.  There were only two years that had a Trace of snow on the ground, 1994 and 2006.

                                                          Occurrences       Percent
Snowfall (Trace or greater)                    44                    90%
Snow Depth (Trace or greater)             49                  100%

 

 


Note: Weather Records for the Marquette National Weather Service office located in Negaunee Township data back to 1961.



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