Warmer and Higher Amounts Of Snow In December Tue, 04 Jan 2022 06:02:05 EST
Warmer and more snow than normal, the basic summary of December weather patterns.
According to automatic weather data recording equipment at the Alpena County Regional Airport, the overall mean temperature was just under 30 degrees (29.9) which was just over three degrees warmer (3.3) than normal and the tenth warmest December on record - the warmest being nearly 36 (35.5) degrees set in 2015.
The highest temperature in the month was 60 on the 16th and the coldest eight above on the 8th.
Just over 21 inches of snow fell (21.3), nearly four and a half inches (4.4) above normal with just over 28 inches (28.3) for the season. That's also slightly above normal by nearly four inches (3.8), with a record of nearly 11 inches of that (10.7) received on the 5th.
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