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Chicago Snowfall Rankings
Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar Apr Seasonal

 

 

CHICAGO
MONTHLY SNOWFALL AMOUNTS
FEBRUARY

 Normal 9.1 inches

***Smallest to Largest Official Chicago Snowfall Data from 1885 - 2020***

 

T 1987                               5.5 1913                    11.2 1963
T 1998   5.5 1953                         11.6 2000
T 2017   5.5 2016   11.8 1893
0.3 1921   5.6 1932   12.5 1944
0.3 1996   5.6 1948   12.7 1933
0.4 1931   5.6 2012   12.7 1936
0.4 1995   5.9 1906   12.7 1997
0.5 1915   5.9 1949   12.9 1894
0.9 1922   6.0 1886   12.9 1940
1.0 1958   6.0 1966   13.1 1965
1.1 1891   6.4 1964   13.2 1956
1.3 1927   6.5 1955   13.3 1962
1.3 1992   6.5 2004   13.3 1985
1.5 1930   6.7 1919   13.4 1904
1.5 2003   6.7 1935   13.6 1990
1.7 1920   6.8 1951   13.7 1898
1.8 2002   7.1 1961   14.0 1895
1.9 1984   7.5 1914   14.1 1905
1.9 1999   7.7 1924   14.6 1897
2.0 1952   7.8 1946   14.7 1972
2.2 1888   7.9 1889   14.7 1980
2.2 2001   8.0 1916   15.1 1989
2.5 2006   8.0 1923   15.5 1988
2.7 2005   8.0 1993   15.9 1981
2.8 1892   8.2 1954   16.1 2013
2.8 1910   8.3 1890   16.4 1960
2.9 1943   8.4 1918   16.6 1950
2.9 1957   8.4 1977   18.1 1974
3.0 1976   8.5 1928   19.0 1885
3.1 1937   8.6 1929   19.5 1903
3.2 1969   8.8 1979   19.5 2014
3.3 1991   8.8 2020   19.7 1978
3.5 1899   8.9 1973   19.8 1908
4.0 1959   8.9 1983   20.3 2007
4.2 1887   9.0 1926   20.3 2018
4.3 1945   9.0 1970   21.1 1901
4.5 1917   9.0 2019   21.8 2008
4.5 2009   9.1 1975   22.5 1967
4.7 1925   9.2 1942   22.5 2010
4.8 1982   9.3 1934   22.6 1900
4.9 1968   9.8 1912   26.2 1994
5.0 1947   10.0 1907   26.8 2015
5.0 1971   10.1 1909   27.8 1896
5.1 1939   10.4 1911   29.0 2011
5.4 1938   10.9 1986      
5.5 1902   11.2 1941