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Annual Temperature, Precipitation, and Snowfall Data
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, PA

Year
Average Temperature (°F)
Precipitation (in.)
2013
50.3
27.56
2012
53.0
37.94
2011
51.0
60.0
2010
51.1
32.30
2009
49.2
35.46
2008
49.7
43.25
2007
49.9
43.78
2006
51.4
45.56
2005
50.5
36.68
2004
49.1
45.04
2003
48.5
49.45
2002
51.0
40.14
2001
50.4
27.39
2000
48.3
36.05
1999
50.6
35.24
1998
51.9
34.74
1997
48.1
27.72
1996
48.2
48.99
1995
50.5
28.96
1994
49.5
41.92
1993
50.0
39.74
1992
49.3
29.52
1991
51.9
30.28
1990
51.8
46.09
1989
48.2
38.93
1988
49.0
32.93
1987
49.5
39.52
1986
49.4
44.26
1985
49.4
40.42
1984
50.5
38.57
1983
49.6
43.23
1982
48.9
35.40
1981
49.5
35.40
1980
49.4
26.54
1979
49.1
41.24
1978
47.3
32.97
1977
48.2
42.72
1976
48.6
38.51
1975
51.4
40.24
1974
48.5
37.22
1973
49.6
39.01
1972
47.4
45.19
1971
48.5
35.67
1970
47.9
31.54
1969
48.7
35.68
1968
49.3
30.75
1967
48.8
35.17
1966
49.4
28.43
1965
49.2
26.35
1964
49.6
30.33
1963
48.4
26.22
1962
48.2
31.96
1961
48.5
34.79
1960
48.1
38.99
1959
50.4
34.15
1958
47.0
39.60
1957
48.9
29.91
1956
47.8
31.87
1955
49.7
36.46
1954
50.3
35.51
1953
51.7
36.45
1952
50.3
43.04
1951
49.6
41.18
Year
* Seasonal Snowfall (in.) *
2013-2014
58.7
2012-2013
33.9
2011-2012
18.5
2010-2011
55.4
2009-2010
48.5
2008-2009
31.4
2007-2008
42.2
2006-2007
49.1
2005-2006
10.9
2004-2005
15.4
2003-2004
16.5
2002-2003
81.3
2001-2002
30.1
2000-2001
49.8
1999-2000
36.1
1998-1999
27.6
1997-1998
40.6
1996-1997
37.5
1995-1996
92.8
1994-1995
25.0
1993-1994
90.4
1992-1993
60.3
1991-1992
24.5
1990-1991
31.3
1989-1990
37.3
1988-1989
7.3
1987-1988
45.7
1986-1987
47.5
1985-1986
49.3
1984-1985
35.3
1983-1984
39.4
1982-1983
59.1
1981-1982
59.6
1980-1981
40.5
1979-1980
25.5
1978-1979
44.5
1977-1978
73.5
1976-1977
56.4
1975-1976
36.2
1974-1975
43.2
1973-1974
52.2
1972-1973
23.2
1971-1972
62.6
1970-1971
57.1
1969-1970
76.8
1968-1969
36.7
1967-1968
32.6
1966-1967
75.3
1965-1966
45.7
1964-1965
31.9
1963-1964
74.7
1962-1963
64.1
1961-1962
34.9
1960-1961
73.7
1959-1960
57.2
1958-1959
29.5
1957-1958
53.6
1956-1957
37.4
1955-1956
52.4
1954-1955
13.0
1953-1954
24.9
1952-1953
12.6
1951-1952
29.5

 

* Snowfall is computed from July to June. For example, the snowfall reported in the 1956 column is the snowfall from July 1956 to June 1957.

M = Missing data

Disclaimer: Official final records can be obtained from:

Northeast Regional Climate Center
1123 Bradfield Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853-1901
607-255-1751
607-255-2106 (fax)

or

National Climatic Data Center
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Asheville, NC 28801-5001
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