Weather Records for Utica, NY USA December 2005
Date High Low Average Liquid Snowfall Weather Remarks
1 36 32 34 0.00 0.0 Cloudy
2 31 24 28 0.10 3.7 Heavy Lake Effect Snow Widespread 12-18+ reports
3 27 23 25 0.05 11.3 Heavy Lake Effect Snow Widespread 12-24" Totals, 21" N Utica, 27" Steuben
4 28 21 25 0.07 1.7 Snow Widespread 1-4", Heavy Lake Snows N Late
5 29 24 27 0.00 Trace Cloudy, Lake Snow N. 11" Total Forestport
6 27 17 22 0.02 0.8 Lake effect Snow Heavy north, band shifted south by midnight
7 22 5 14 0.03 8.5 Lake effect Snow Heavy early in the day through M.Valley
8 22 0 11 Trace Trace Mostly Sunny Flurries overnight
9 31 18 25 0.03 6.0 Snow Very heavy early morning, snow showers late
10 30 24 27 0.00 0.0 Sun/Clouds A few flurries north
11 31 25 28 Trace 1.5 Light/Moderate Snow 4" West Leyden
12 31 1 16 0.01 0.5 Morning Lake Effect Clear by PM, Many places below 0 by midnight
13 15 -7 4 Trace 0.0 Record Cold/Sunny Set new record at Utica, outlying places -10 to -20
14 15 -11 2 None 0.0 Record Cold/Sunny Set another record at Utica; Outlying areas -15 to -25
15 22 4 13 0.01 Trace AM sun/PM clouds Sleet in the evening
16 34 23 29 0.24 4.6 AM Icy mix to snow 1/2" ice in some spots
17 29 21 25 0.01 0.5 Lake Effect Flurries A few squalls up north, 3.5" W. Leyden
18 28 22 25 Trace 0.1 Flurries
19 25 19 22 Trace 0.4 Breaks of sun/flurries Lake effect snow north of Thruway
20 24 18 21 Trace 1.6 Cloudy/light snow Lake effect snow north of Thruway
21 25 0 13 Trace 0.5 M.cloudy/light snow 0.5" as of 9 PM
22 31 13 22 Trace 0.2 Breaks of sun/flurries
23 39 32 36 0.02 0.0 Cloudy/Light Mix Some sleet/frz. rain North of Thruway
24 38 34 36 0.00 0.0 Cloudy/Fog
25 37 34 36 0.78 0.0 Rain Heavy at time during the evening
26 37 28 33 0.04 1.0 Drizzle to Light Snow Generally 0.5-1" from mid-aft til evening. Black ice.
27 30 26 28 Trace Trace Cloudy/flurries Sct. Flurries & snow showers.  No accumulation
28 35 27 31 0.03 0.0 Cloudy Scattered rain showers late
29 40 30 35 0.36 0.0 Rain
30 31 21 26 0.02 0.5
31 25 20 23 Trace 2.4 Snow Heavy for a couple hours by night
TOT 905 568 1473 1.82 45.8
AVG 29.19 18.32 23.76
DPT -4.87 -1.81 -3.26 -2.03 23.6
CLI 34.06 20.13 27.02 3.85 22.2