Weather Records for Utica, NY USA January 2003








Date High Low Average Liquid Snowfall Weather Remarks
1 34 27 31 0.35 0.5  PM Frz.Rain/Sleet/Snow Up to 1/2" ice accumulations, mainly S & E
2 27 12 20 0.12 1.7 Early snow/Sun & Clouds Snow over by 4 AM, Icy roads, breezy
3 27 17 22 0.77 14.0 HEAVY SNOW/WINDY Areas S & E 18-30"+; Major Nor'easter
4 29 21 25 0.39 5.0 AM Snow
5 28 22 25 Trace 0.2 Mostly cloudy/Snow Shrs. Some sun, especially PM
6 28 22 25 Trace 0.7 Cloudy/Snow showers Snow from midnight to 2 AM
7 25 4 15 0.01 0.4 Mostly cloudy/Snow Shrs. Snow mixed with frz.rain at times
8 28 25 27 0.09 2.0 AM Snow/PM Flurries
9 36 25 31 0.16 2.7 Rain/Snow then snow shrs Late morning low; 1.0" early, 1.7" 4 PM-Mid.
10 31 15 23 Trace 0.2 Scat. Snow shrs/A little sun Light snow Mid. - 8 AM, Some sun 8 AM - Noon
11 25 12 19 Trace 2.0 Lake Effect Snow Windy/Intense Lake effect in NC & Tug Hill
12 27 20 24 0.02 2.0 Lake Effect Snow Some parts of NC and Tug Hill: 20"-50"+ Total!
13 28 11 20 0.01 2.0 Early sun/PM Snow Windy/Widespread 30-40+ MPH gusts
14 16 -2 7 Trace 0.3 Mostly sunny/Eve.Flurries
15 20 -1 10 0.01 1.2 Mostly cloudy/Snow Shrs. Evening lake effect, especially North
16 20 8 14 Trace 1.3 LE Snow early then sun Some NC areas saw 5"-10" total snow
17 17 -11 3 Trace 0.5 AM Snow/PM Sun Breezy/Falling temps in the afternoon
18 14 -10 2 Trace Trace Mostly sunny Many NC areas -20 to -30 or more!
19 23 3 13 Trace Trace Partly sunny/Flurries
20 18 4 11 0.02 2.5 Lake Effect Snow Very Windy/Whiteouts/Areas NW of Utica 6"-12"
21 9 -10 -1 Trace Trace Mostly sunny Flurries late; All time record of days w/snow broken!
22 5 -8 -2 Trace 0.5 Partly sunny/Snow shrs. Winds 15-25 MPH; Windchills -15 to -30
23 1 -15 -7 Trace 0.3 Early sun then snow shrs. Coldest morning in 7 years! -20 to -30 North
24 13 -2 6 Trace Trace Clouds & Sun/Flurries Sundogs; Brilliant & large "rainbows" in the sky
25 24 4 14 Trace 0.8 Scattered snow showers
26 25 10 18 0.03 2.7 Cloudy/Occasional snow
27 9 -14 -3 0.00 0.0 Sunny Midnight high; Windchills -10 to -35; Streak ends
28 15 -15 0 Trace Trace Mostly cloudy/Snow Shrs. Tied Record low; Most areas -18 to -32
29 25 14 20 Trace Trace Mostly cloudy/Snow Shrs.
30 27 8 18 Trace Trace AM Clouds/PM Sun Lake clouds held temps up; Most of NY below zero
31 31 11 21 Trace Trace Partly sunny/Flurries








TOT 685 207 892



AVG 22.10 6.68 14.39 1.98 43.5

DPT -6.61 -6.80 -6.74 -1.67 16.40