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Winter Season (December 1 to February 29)

 

Top 10 Warmest Winters

Rank

Warmest 
Average (°F)

Season
1 37.0 1889-90
2 36.1 1931-32
3 33.9 2001-02
4 33.7 2015-16
5 33.6 2011-12
6 33.3 1997-98
7 33.1 2016-17
8 (tie) 33.0 1982-83
8 (tie) 33.0 1930-31
10 (tie) 32.6 1991-92
10 (tie) 32.6 1890-91

 

Top 10 Coldest Winters

Rank

Coldest 
Average (°F)

Season

1

17.0

1978-79

2

17.2

1977-78

3

18.2

1935-36

4

18.3

1962-63

5

18.8

1976-77

6

19.2

1884-85

7

19.4

1917-18

8

20.2

2013-14

9

21.7

1911-12

10

22.1

1961-62

 

 

Top 10 Wettest Winters
Rank Wettest
(inches)
Season

1

13.18

1949-50

2

10.56

2007-08

3

10.16

1964-65

4

8.85

1973-74

5 8.84 2018-19

6

8.71

2012-13

7

8.67

1948-49

8

8.59

1937-38

9

8.58

1936-37

10

8.22

1992-93

 

Top 10 Driest Winters

Rank

Driest
(inches)
Season

1

1.37

1962-63

2

1.50

1919-20

3

1.60

1930-31

4

1.72

1955-56

5

1.92

1960-61

6

2.31

1939-40

7

2.33

1969-70

8

2.34

1963-64

9

2.55

1976-77

10

2.58

1995-96

 

 


Records began in 1883.