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Winter Season Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Avoca), PA

1901-Present

Top Ten Highest Rainfall for
the Season December through February
Rank Amount (inches) Year
01 12.51 1902
02 12.33 2008
03 12.01 1979
04 11.65 1910
05 11.30 1908
06 11.21 1916
07 10.98 1915
08 10.63 1903
09 10.60 1984
10 10.44 2005


Top Ten Highest Snowfall for the Season December through February
Rank Amount (inches) Year
01 68.2 1905
02 67.2 1994
03 63.0 1964
04 60.0 1996
05 56.8 1978
06 54.9 1961
07 52.9 1970
08 50.3 1920
09 49.0 1936
10 48.9 1908