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Here is a look at some Easter weather statistics for Columbus, with data going back to 1879. As can be seen in the data below, there has been a fairly wide spectrum of temperatures and precipitation on Easter in Columbus, but high temperatures have generally been in the 50s to 70s and low temperatures in the 30s. While it is not uncommon for the area to see a small amount of precipitation on Easter, only a handful of Easters in Columbus have had measurable snowfall. Note that because the holiday falls on a wide range of dates from year to year, climate normals are not available for Easter.

Columbus' Easter Climate Extremes (1879-2013):
Warmest High Temperature: 86 degrees (1941)
Coldest High Temperature: 25 degrees (1940)
Coldest Low Temperature: 13 degrees (1940)
Warmest Low Temperature: 62 degrees (1973)
Most Precipitation: 1.38 inches (1988)
Most Snowfall: 1.9 inches (1970)
Greatest Snow Depth: 1 inch (1970)

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Below are graphs showing the frequency distribution of Easter high/low temperatures, precipitation, and snowfall for Columbus. Click here for a full listing of Columbus' Easter climate records.