Weather Records for Utica, NY USA December 2002








Date High Low Average Liquid Snowfall Weather Remarks
1 30 17 24 0.03 4.0 Snow Lake effect snow
2 28 13 21 0.04 3.7 Snow Snow tapered off in the evening; Low at 11:59
3 15 -3 6 Trace 1.3 Mostly sunny/Eve. Snow Lake effect snow/Very fluffy snow
4 23 2 13 Trace Trace Snow Shrs/PM Sun Weak lake band
5 22 10 16 0.04 2.0 Snow
6 29 16 23 0.00 2.0 Snow early then Sunny Great LES band over Tug Hill
7 35 18 27 0.00 0.0 Partly sunny
8 34 6 20 0.00 2.0 Mostly cloudy/Snow late Falling temps
9 20 -5 8 0.00 0.0 Sunny Record low; Coldest AM in almost 4 years!
10 33 9 21 0.00 0.0 Sunny Some areas below zero
11 32 15 24 0.33 3.0 PM Frz.Rain/Sleet/Snow
12 35 30 33 0.18 1.0 AM Snow/PM Clouds
13 36 32 34 0.16 0.0 Cloudy Rain late in evening
14 38 32 35 0.48 0.0 Cloudy/Rain Rainy/Snow & cold air stayed too far N & W
15 35 32 34 0.03 Trace Cloudy/Drizzle Foggy
16 33 12 23 0.11 3.0 Snow Mignight High/Falling temps/2"-4" total, some 8"
17 22 2 12 0.00 0.0 Sunny Some below zero north
18 26 2 14 0.00 0.0 Sunny  
19 34 19 27 0.00 0.0 Partly sunny
20 46 34 40 0.22 0.0 Rain showers  
21 35 30 33 0.01 0.5 Cloudy/Snow showers 2" Smith Hill
22 42 31 37 Trace Trace A few light showers
23 33 29 31 Trace Trace A few snow showers Tug Hill/Castorland 18" w/Thunder & Lightning
24 29 22 26 0.09 3.2 AM Lake Snow/PM Clouds 3"-7" Lake Effect Snow in North Country
25 26 23 25 1.08 22.5 VERY HEAVY SNOW Most of MV & SV 20"-40"; Record 1 day storm!
26 32 22 27 Trace Trace Mostly cloudy/Flurries
27 29 24 27 Trace Trace Cloudy/Flurries
28 33 25 29 0.01 0.2 Cloudy/Flurries
29 34 2 18 0.03 0.4 AM Flurries/PM Sun
30 26 17 22 0.02 0.7 Snow/Mix late  
31 42 25 34 0.23 Trace Mix to Occasional Rain Minor AM Icing








TOT 967 543 1510



AVG 31.19 17.52 24.35 3.09 49.5

DPT -2.87 -2.61 -2.67 -0.76 27.3