A whopping 83 per cent of stations recorded snow on the ground, the highest amount ever reported. Though technically, the last white Christmas was on Christmas Day in 2015, with 10 per cent of.
The record for highest one-day snow accumulation of snow recorded at the airport was set Dec. 14, 1927 after 30 inches of snow fell in a single day. Final snow map for the historic storm.
The low-pressure system also dropped a record amount of snow in Texas, accumulating up to 17 inches (43 cm) in Amarillo. Yesterday morning, the Amarillo International Airport recorded a hurricane.
Arctic sees highest temperature EVER at 38C Siberian town is hotter than Cancun. THE Arctic is thought to have recorded its highest temperature ever of 38C (100.4F) making it hotter than Cancun, Mexico.
But it was the summer of 1913 that entered the record books, acknowledged officially as the hottest temperature ever recorded at 56.7 C (134 F) in recent years, according to WMO. Greatest rainfall.
East Aurora, which gets lake effect snow from Lake Erie, set its record in the massive lake effect snowstorm of November 2014. You can see the snowiest day in your county and how it ranks.
The highest snowfall ever recorded in a one year period was 31.1 meters (1,224 inches) in Mount Rainier, Washington State, United States, between February 19, 1971 and February 18, 1972. On March 5, 2015, some 2.56 meters (101 inches) of snow fell in 24 hours in Capracotta, Italy, setting a new world record, which is recognized by Guinness World Record.
Other big snow events included the snowstorm of Dec. 31, 1963, that lasted into Jan. 1, 1964, according to the weather service. Huntsville set its one-day record snowfall on that day with 15.7.