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Which Month is the Snowiest during Each Snowfall Season?

Lincoln's snowfall season is September - May.
Monthly snowfall data extend back to September 1899

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Data: 118 snow seasons: September 1899 - May 1900 through September 2016- May 2017

January was the snowiest 30 times out of 118 snowfall seasons.
March was the snowiest 27 times out of 118 snowfall seasons.
February was the snowiest 29 times out of 118 snowfall seasons.
December was the snowiest 21 times out of 118 snowfall seasons.
November was the snowiest 9 times out of 118 snowfall seasons.
April was the snowiest 2 times out of 118 snowfall seasons.

September 2016-May 2017 is snow season #118

LINCOLN, NEBRASKA
Monthly Snowfall Totals in Inches

Snowiest month in each snow season is in RED.
A "T" = a trace of snow, i.e. snowfall was observed but not enough to be measured.

YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
2016-17
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
1.7
3.2
2.0
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
7.5
2016-17
2015-16
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.3
6.1
5.8
7.3
T
0.0
0.0
0.0
20.5
2015-16
2014-15
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
3.0
2.1
3.9
12.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
21.9
2014-15
2013-14
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
5.7
3.7
7.4
0.7
0.5
0.0
0.0
18.2
2013-14
2012-13
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
5.1
6.2
5.5
7.4
0.6
2.7
0.0
27.5
2012-13
2011-12
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
4.9
1.6
12.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
18.8
2011-12
2010-11
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
1.7
15.6
9.4
2.6
T
0.0
0.0
29.3
2010-11
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
2009-10
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
24.3
7.1
7.4
1.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
41.6
2009-10
2008-09
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
5.5
5.6
8.1
T
T
0.0
0.0
19.2
2008-09
2007-08
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.4
8.9
4.9
5.1
1.1
T
0.0
0.0
20.4
2007-08
2006-07
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0
7.5
10.0
6.4
7.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
31.0
2006-07
2005-06
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.9
6.0
T
0.7
9.9
0.0
0.0
0.0
19.5
2005-06
2004-05
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.2
0
10.5
4.6
T
T
0.0
0.0
16.3
2004-05
2003-04
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.3
6.8
15.3
13.5
T
0.0
0.0
0.0
35.9
2003-04
2002-03
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.5
1.0
0.1
8.8
13.0
1.7
4.6
0.0
0.0
31.7
2002-03
2001-02
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
1.9
11.1
1.7
14.8
T
0.0
0.0
29.5
2001-02
2000-01
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.6
15.4
5.5
14.2
0.2
0
0.0
0.0
37.9
2000-01
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1999-00
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
3.8
0.5
7.6
T
T
0.0
0.0
11.9
1999-00
1998-99
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
3.6
4.6
9.4
6.8
T
0.0
0.0
24.4
1998-99
1997-98
0.0
0.0
0.0
13.2
0.2
6.8
5.5
1.0
17.9
T
0.0
0.0
44.6
1997-98
1996-97
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.0
0.6
2.2
5.8
8.3
T
11.1
0.0
0.0
29.0
1996-97
1995-96
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
6.8
3.7
11.0
T
7.4
1.8
0.0
0.0
30.7
1995-96
1994-95
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.2
6.3
7.5
2.1
5.6
0.1
0.0
0.0
21.8
1994-95
1993-94
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
2.8
4.2
2.2
11.4
0.3
0.4
T
0.0
21.3
1993-94
1992-93
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
3.8
2.9
16.8
6.4
2.2
T
0.0
0.0
32.1
1992-93
1991-92
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.3
8.8
T
0.9
3
0.9
7.9
T
0.0
23.8
1991-92
1990-91
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
8.1
14.1
T
3.6
T
0.0
0.0
25.8
1990-91
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1989-90
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.2
6.5
3.2
2.8
4.7
1.3
0.0
0.0
18.7
1989-90
1988-89
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.7
3.1
1.1
11.5
0.7
T
0.0
0.0
19.1
1988-89
1987-88
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.3
5.7
1.1
3.0
2.3
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
13.0
1987-88
1986-87
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.8
3.9
1.2
1.2
7.6
0.0
0.0
0.0
15.7
1986-87
1985-86
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
6.9
5.2
T
5.4
T
0.6
0.0
0.0
18.9
1985-86
1984-85
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.5
6.2
4.7
3.1
7.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
21.5
1984-85
1983-84
0.0
0.0
T
0.0
8.6
13.8
2.5
5.1
17.0
0.5
0.0
0.0
47.5
1983-84
1982-83
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
T
5.2
5.1
7.6
12.9
7.2
0.0
0.0
38.0
1982-83
1981-82
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
2.1
9.3
3.8
4.4
7.8
4.9
0.0
0.0
32.3
1981-82
1980-81
0.0
0.0
0.0
3.3
T
2.3
1.7
1.9
3.8
0.0
0.0
0.0
13.0
1980-81
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1979-80
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.1
2.4
8.1
5.6
6.5
0.2
0.0
0.0
23.3
1979-80
1978-79
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
7.3
3.0
11.5
4.4
3.7
4.5
0.0
0.0
34.4
1978-79
1977-78
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
3.3
3.7
4.5
13.8
5.7
T
0.0
0.0
31.0
1977-78
1976-77
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.4
0.6
8.7
T
8.3
3.4
0.0
0.0
21.8
1976-77
1975-76
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
6.3
1.3
3.9
4.3
5.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
21.1
1975-76
1974-75
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.9
8.3
14.6
10.9
4.4
2.0
0.0
0.0
42.1
1974-75
1973-74
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
19.8
11.0
0.9
1.6
0.3
0.0
0.0
33.6
1973-74
1972-73
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
8.6
6.5
6.7
5.1
0.1
2.2
0.0
0.0
29.2
1972-73
1971-72
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
10.0
2.3
3.6
3.9
0.9
0.9
0.0
0.0
21.6
1971-72
1970-71
0.0
0.0
0.0
6.6
0.6
0.4
15.1
17.6
8.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
49.0
1970-71
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1969-70
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.2
15.8
1.7
3.2
4.7
0.6
0.0
0.0
26.2
1969-70
1968-69
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.7
11.7
7.8
13.6
5.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
39.8
1968-69
1967-68
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
T
1.9
4.3
1.0
T
T
0.0
0.0
7.2
1967-68
1966-67
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
9.9
5.5
0.5
T
3.7
3.0
0.0
22.8
1966-67
1965-66
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
2.0
1.9
1.5
3.6
T
0.0
0.0
9.0
1965-66
1964-65
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.5
1.5
3.7
26.1
10.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
42.1
1964-65
1963-64
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
4.2
2.5
2.2
4.1
T
0.0
0.0
13.0
1963-64
1962-63
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.3
4.6
6.5
2.2
11.0
T
0.0
0.0
24.6
1962-63
1961-62
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
6.8
12.2
3.3
4.3
2.5
0.1
0.0
0.0
29.2
1961-62
1960-61
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.7
2.0
4.5
5.1
0.8
0.0
0.0
13.1
1960-61
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1959-60
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.6
5.1
11.1
19.2
17.8
0.5
0.0
0.0
54.3
1959-60
1958-59
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.0
0.3
12.2
5.3
12.1
T
0.0
0.0
30.9
1958-59
1957-58
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
12.6
5.6
7.4
3.2
10.0
T
0.0
0.0
38.8
1957-58
1956-57
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
5.1
2.5
5.1
2.5
13.6
5.4
0.0
0.0
34.2
1956-57
1955-56
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.6
3.3
11.3
3.6
1.5
0.2
0.0
0.0
22.5
1955-56
1954-55
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
T
0.8
13.9
5.4
3.5
0
0.0
0.0
23.6
1954-55
1953-54
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
5.0
0.3
1.8
1.5
1.2
0
0.0
0.0
9.8
1953-54
1952-53
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
6.0
9.7
6.1
2.8
5.1
T
0.0
0.0
29.7
1952-53
1951-52
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.0
9.4
4.4
5.2
12.5
2.1
0.0
0.0
34.6
1951-52
1950-51
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.2
2.7
8.3
2.0
3.9
0.8
0.0
0.0
19.9
1950-51
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1949-50
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
3.3
8.7
9.6
8.1
2.8
0.0
0.0
32.5
1949-50
1948-49
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
4.3
15.0
15.9
10.7
3.2
1.5
0.0
0.0
50.6
1948-49
1947-48
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
4.7
4.1
10.7
14.4
20.8
0
0.0
0.0
54.7
1947-48
1946-47
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.5
1.7
4.4
3.5
5.8
0.2
T
0.0
16.1
1946-47
1945-46
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
22.3
4.0
T
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.0
27.3
1945-46
1944-45
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
6.6
5.3
7.4
15.0
0.2
10.5
T
0.0
45.0
1944-45
1943-44
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.5
3.4
0.2
11.9
15.5
5.2
0.1
0.0
38.8
1943-44
1942-43
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.9
10.0
2.0
0.7
10.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
24.1
1942-43
1941-42
0.0
0.0
0.0
5.5
1.0
12.8
2.8
8.5
0.9
0.0
0.0
0.0
31.5
1941-42
1940-41
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
5.2
15.3
9.7
5.6
7.3
T
0.0
0.0
43.1
1940-41
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1939-40
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
T
8
14.6
10.4
6.1
1.8
0.0
0.0
40.9
1939-40
1938-39
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.5
1.4
7.9
16.4
5.8
T
0.0
0.0
32.0
1938-39
1937-38
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.6
1.1
6.9
11.5
T
0.4
T
0.0
21.5
1937-38
1936-37
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
T
2.6
10.0
1.9
2.6
T
0.0
0.0
17.1
1936-37
1935-36
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.4
1.8
19.3
9.4
T
2.2
0.0
0.0
33.1
1935-36
1934-35
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
4.9
0.7
5.9
6.9
T
0.0
0.0
18.6
1934-35
1933-34
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.5
2.1
5.6
6.1
0
0.0
0.0
14.3
1933-34
1932-33
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.1
6.8
0.2
3.6
8.8
T
0.0
0.0
19.6
1932-33
1931-32
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
4.2
6.6
14.5
4.0
6.7
0
0.0
0.0
36.0
1931-32
1930-31
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
1.0
1.4
1.9
0.4
8.5
T
0.0
0.0
13.2
1930-31
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1929-30
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.7
0.2
9.7
1.5
T
0.0
0.0
0.0
14.1
1929-30
1928-29
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
12.2
T
4.8
11.3
T
0.0
0.0
0.0
28.3
1928-29
1927-28
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
3.6
0.3
3.9
0.8
7.0
0.0
0.0
15.7
1927-28
1926-27
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
3.2
6.2
1.1
7.9
2.7
0.1
0.0
0.0
21.2
1926-27
1925-26
0.0
0.0
0.0
4.5
0.5
4.7
4.8
2.3
4.0
T
0.0
0.0
20.8
1925-26
1924-25
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.7
8.5
7.2
1.5
3.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
20.9
1924-25
1923-24
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
2.5
5.2
7.1
9.2
0.0
T
0.0
24.5
1923-24
1922-23
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
1.2
0.7
16.4
T
0.0
0.0
18.5
1922-23
1921-22
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
1.5
6.4
T
3.3
T
0.0
0.0
11.3
1921-22
1920-21
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
2.0
3.3
1.2
4.0
T
3.0
0.0
0.0
13.5
1920-21
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1919-20
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
8.9
9.1
1.8
1.5
0.8
9.0
0.0
0.0
31.1
1919-20
1918-19
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
2.4
2.9
0.5
9.0
0.9
0.6
0.0
0.0
16.3
1918-19
1917-18
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.5
3.5
7.4
10.8
0.3
1.2
0.0
0.0
23.9
1917-18
1916-17
0.0
0.0
0.0
3.1
2.3
4.9
0.6
0.4
2.7
0.9
0.0
0.0
14.9
1916-17
1915-16
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
7.3
6.2
6.2
1.2
2.4
0.0
0.0
23.3
1915-16
1914-15
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
7.2
23.0
13.5
15.7
0
0.0
0.0
59.4
1914-15
1913-14
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
1.1
0.6
11.2
8.8
T
0.0
0.0
22.2
1913-14
1912-13
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
T
0.1
4.5
10.1
3.6
0.4
0.0
0.0
18.7
1912-13
1911-12
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.5
9.3
1.1
14.3
21.3
0
0.0
0.0
46.5
1911-12
1910-11
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
0.3
8.1
2.9
1.0
0.6
1.5
0.0
0.0
14.4
1910-11
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 
1909-10
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
5.9
19.9
10.3
2.7
1.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
40.1
1909-10
1908-09
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
1.6
1.0
5.2
2.7
4.5
T
T
0.0
15.0
1908-09
1907-08
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
2.2
4.2
15.2
0
T
0.0
0.0
21.6
1907-08
1906-07
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
1.3
0.3
2.9
9.9
3.8
3.5
2.5
0.0
24.2
1906-07
1905-06
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.7
T
0.8
6.3
5.4
20.4
T
0.0
0.0
34.6
1905-06
1904-05
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.5
3.3
10.1
13.7
0.1
1.2
0.0
0.0
29.9
1904-05
1903-04
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
1.3
0.7
5.6
0.7
3.8
1.0
0.0
0.0
13.1
1903-04
1902-03
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.8
13.6
2.6
12.4
2.1
1.5
0.0
0.0
33.0
1902-03
1901-02
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
T
5.7
11.3
0.7
1.0
T
0.0
0.0
18.7
1901-02
1900-01
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
1.9
2.5
8.7
13.9
2.0
0.0
0.0
29.1
1900-01
1899-00
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
3.1
T
9.6
0.6
T
0.0
0.0
13.3
1899-00
YEAR 
JUL 
AUG 
SEP 
OCT 
NOV 
DEC 
JAN 
FEB 
MAR 
APR 
MAY 
JUN 
TOTAL 
YEAR 

 

All of the data on this page are from the official NWS data archives for Lincoln, NE

Additional data for Lincoln, NE can be found at the HPRCC web site.

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February 4, 2012: a daily total snowfall of 11.1 inches

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PHOTO: A February 2012 snowfall in Lincoln, NE