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Lincoln, NE, December 2010 Daily Weather and Climate Data

Year 2010 Precipitation (in inches) compared to normal: red above normal, blue below normal

 
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
TOTAL
2010
0.82
0.99
1.77
2.53
3.70
9.90
5.83
2.81
3.73
0.13
1.97
0.24
34.42
Normal
0.67
0.66
2.21
2.90
4.23
3.51
3.54
3.35
2.92
1.94
1.58
0.86
28.37

  Normal January 1 - December 31  precipitation = 28.37 inches. 

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All data in the following table are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.

December
2010
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Wednesday
Dec. 1
34
12
23
-8
0.00
1.12
70
-6
42
0
41
21
31
 
Thursday
Dec. 2
46
18
32
+1
0.00
0.67
65
-4
33
0
41
21
31
 
Friday
Dec. 3
47
18
33
+3
0.00
0.86
67
-9
32
0
41
20
30
 
Saturday
Dec. 4
34
15
25
-5
0.00
0.90
66
-11
40
0
40
20
30
 
Sunday
Dec. 5
29
9
19
-11
0.00
1.72
69
-4
46
0
40
19
30
 
Monday
Dec. 6
40
6
23
-6
0.00
0.95
75
-8
42
0
40
19
29
 
Tuesday
Dec. 7
31
8
20
-9
0.00
0.74
65
-9
45
0
39
19
29
 
Wednesday
Dec. 8
39
8
24
-5
0.00
0.37
61
-12
41
0
39
18
29
 
Thursday
Dec. 9
56
24
40
+12
0.00
0.73
66
-17
25
0
39
18
28
  
Friday
Dec. 10
56
15
36
+8
0.01
0.66
71
-20
29
0
38
18
28
 
Saturday
Dec. 11
46
9
28
0
0.03
0.44
66
-10
37
0
38
17
28
0.6
Sunday
Dec. 12
15
0
8
-19
0.00
0.87
67
-14
57
0
38
17
27
 
Monday
Dec. 13
20
0
10
-17
0.00
0.53
72
-16
55
0
37
17
27
 
Tuesday
Dec. 14
33
20
27
0
0.01
0.70
61
-13
38
0
37
17
27
0.1 
Wednesday
Dec. 15
28
20
24
-3
0.07
2.13
64
-15
41
0
37
16
27
0.2 
Thursday
Dec. 16
35
14
25
-1
0.00
0.53
68
-16
40
0
36
16
26
 
Friday
Dec. 17
31
19
25
-1
0.00
0.45
71
-17
40
0
36
16
26
 
Saturday
Dec. 18
28
10
19
-7
0.00
1.65
68
-18
46
0
36
15
26
 
Sunday
Dec. 19
39
25
32
+7
T
0.44
61
-20
33
0
36
15
25
T
Monday
Dec. 20
43
23
33
+8
0.00
0.60
64
-16
32
0
35
15
25
 
Tuesday
Dec 21
34
18
26
+1
0.00
0.39
62
-19
39
0
35
15
25
 
Wednesday
Dec. 22
29
14
22
-3
0.00
1.34
70
-27
43
0
35
14
25
 
Thursday
Dec. 23
33
25
29
+5
0.03
0.53
71
-23
36
0
35
14
24
 
Friday
Dec. 24
32
24
28
+4
0.01
0.70
62
-18
37
0
35
14
24
0.1
Saturday
Dec. 25
25
19
22
-2
T
0.62
65
-16
43
0
34
14
24
T
Sunday
Dec. 26
21
10
16
-8
0.00
0.59
65
-16
49
0
34
13
24
 
Monday
Dec. 27
32
8
20
-4
0.00
1.50
62
-15
45
0
34
13
24
 
Tuesday
Dec. 28
49
13
31
+8
0.00
0.33
66
-14
34
0
34
13
23
 
Wednesday
Dec. 29
48
26
37
+14
0.00
0.67
62
-18
28
0
34
13
23
 
Thursday
Dec. 30
59
12
36
+13
0.00
0.56
65
-15
29
0
34
13
23
 
Friday
Dec. 31
13
5
9
-14
0.08
1.16
59
-20
56
0
33
12
23
 
December
2010
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
 
 
TOTAL
0.24
 
 
1233
 
 
 
1.7
 
AVERAGE
35.6
14.4
25.0
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NORMAL
36.8
16.2
26.5
 
0.86
 
 
 
1188
0
 
 
 
 5.7
 
DEPARTURE
-1.2
-1.8
-1.5
-0.62
+45
-4.0
 
From the record books:
Warmest recorded December  temperature, 75 F, December 6, 1939. 
Coldest recorded December  temperature, -27 F,  December 22, 1983.
Most December Snowfall: 24.3 inches, 2009.
 Least December Snowfall: 0.0 inches, 3 of the last 111 years (2004, 1991 & 1928)
 

AVERAGE AND TOTAL are DECEMBER 2010.
Temperature is "degrees F"
Precipitation measurement is "inches"
Precipitation "T" = trace, precipitation was observed but not enough to be measured

NORMAL (Norm) is the 1971-2000 Standard Normals
DEPARTURE is DECEMBER 2010  Averages and totals measured against 1971-2000 Normals.
Max = Observed Maximum and Min = Observed Minimum temperatures in deg. F.
Mean = Observed Mean Daily temperature in deg. F.
Dep = Departure from normal ( __ = below normal, + above normal), in deg. F.
Pcpn = Observed daily precipitation (midnight to midnight, CST) in inches.
Rec Pcpn = Record daily amount of precipitation in inches.
Rec Max = Record maximum temperature in deg. F.
Rec Min = Record Minimum temperature in deg. F.
HDD = heating degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg. F.
CDD = cooling degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg F.
Norm Max = Daily Normal High Temperature (1971-2000 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Min = Daily Normal Low Temperature (1971-2000 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Mean = Daily Normal Mean Temperature (1971-2000 normals) in deg. F.
Snow = Snowfall in inches.

NOTE:  All data on this page are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.