February 2022, Lincoln, NE, Climate Data

Rural Great Plains, Photo by Ken Dewey

All data in the following tables are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.

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Winter 2021-22 (and last 3 years) Snowfall (in inches) compared to normal.

OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR APR MAY TOTAL
Normal
0.9
1.5
5.3
6.5
7.1
3.4
1.2
0.1
26.0
2021-22
0.0 T 0.8 2.9 0.1 . . . 3.8
2020-21
2.9 T 11.0 18.9 16.6 0.0 T 0.0 49.4
2019-20
0.7
1.7
1.8 5.5 1.6 1.5 4.8 0.0
17.6
2018-19
3.5
7.2
5.6
9.7
23.2
6.3
T
0.0
55.5

Year 2022 (and last year) Lincoln Precipitation in Inches compared to normal

JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC TOTAL
Normal 0.73 0.89 1.55 2.69 4.91 4.48 3.25 3.32 2.90 2.14 1.30 1.18 29.34
2022 0.28 0.03 . . . . . . . . . . 0.31
2021 1.53 0.79 5.23 1.74 2.55 4.46 1.73 3.41 0.64 4.04 0.49 0.25 26.12

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NOTE: New 1991-2020 Climate Normals added to the table
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February
2022
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Norm
Max
Norm
Min
Norm
Mean
Snow
Tuesday
Feb. 1
42
21
32
+6
0.00
0.45
64
-24
33
0
37
15
26
.
Wednesday
Feb. 2
21
8
15
-11
0.00
1.12
68
-22
50
0
37
15
26
.
Thursday
Feb. 3
20
-1
10
-16
0.00
0.73
68
-22
55
0
37
15
26
.
Friday
Feb. 4
32
2
17
-10
0.00
1.05
67
-21
48
0
37
16
27
.
Saturday
Feb. 5
58
10
34
+7
0.00
0.38
67
-20
31
0
38
16
27
.
Sunday
Feb. 6
46
15
31
+4
0.00
0.87
65
-17
34
0
38
16
27
.
Monday
Feb. 7
62
20
41
+14
0.00
0.28
71
-18
24
0
38
16
27
.
Tuesday
Feb. 8
63
32
48
+21
0.00
0.91
71
-19
17
0
38
16
27
.
Wednesday
Feb. 9
51
29
40
+12
0.00
0.80
68
-24
25
0
39
17
28
.
Thursday
Feb. 10
57
18
38
+10
T
0.65
75
-16
27
0
39
17
28
.
Friday
Feb. 11
50
15
33
+5
0.02
1.55
75
-26
32
0
39
17
28
.
Saturday
Feb. 12
38
6
22
-6
0.00
2.20
73
-24
43
0
39
17
28
.
Sunday
Feb. 13
33
13
23
-6
0.00
1.36
69
-26
42
0
40
18
29
.
Monday.
Feb. 14
43
19
31
+2
0.00
0.79
75
-15
34
0
40
18
29
.
Tuesday
Feb. 15
66
20
43
+14
0.00
0.45
74
-26
22
0
40
18
29
.
Wednesday
Feb. 16
52
27
40
+10
0.00
0.73
72
-31
25
0
41
19
30
.
Thursday
Feb. 17
30
14
22
-8
0.00
0.50
74
-19
43
0
41
19
30
.
Friday
Feb. 18
61
20
41
+11
0.00
0.84
70
-17
24
0
42
19
30
.
Saturday
Feb. 19
42
14
28
-3
0.00
0.50
73
-15
37
0
42
20
31
.
Sunday
Feb. 20
67
27
47
+16
0.00
1.36
71
-10
18
0
42
20
31
.
Monday
Feb. 21
46
14
30
-1
T
1.31
76
-9
35
0
43
20
31
T
Tuesday
Feb. 22
14
1
8
-24
T
1.57
76
-10
57
0
43
21
32
T
Wednesday
Feb. 23
17
-1
8
-24
0.00
0.65
75
-16
57
0
44
21
32
.
Thursday
Feb. 24
18
1
10
-23
0.01
0.82
72
-9
55
0
44
21
33
0.1
Friday
Feb. 25
30
-1
15
-18
0.00
1.12
77
-8
50
0
44
22
33
.
Saturday
Feb. 26
48
11
30
-3
0.00
0.68
79
-9
35
0
45
22
33
.
Sunday
Feb. 27
59
8
34
0
0.00
1.92
77
-10
31
0
45
22
34
.
Monday
Feb. 28
69
18
44
+10
0.00
1.71
78
-12
21
0
46
23
34
.
XXX
Feb. 29
         
0.60
83
-3
  0
46
23
34
.
February
2022
Max Min Mean Dep Pcpn
Rec Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
.
Total
       
0.03
     
1005
0
   
0.1
.
AVERAGE
44.1 13.6 28.8
NORMAL
40.6
18.4
29.5
 
0.89
 
 
994
0
 
 
7.1
 .
DEPARTURE
+3.5
-4.8
-0.7
 
-0.86
 
   
+11
 
     
-7.0

Temperature is °F
AVERAGE AND TOTAL are FEBRUARY 2022.

Precipitation measurement is "inches"
Precipitation "T" = trace, precipitation was observed but not enough to be measured

NORMAL (Norm) refers to the 1991-2020 Standard Normals.
DEPARTURE is FEBRUARY 2022 Average measured against 1981-2010 normals.
Max = Observed Maximum and Min = Observed Minimum temperatures in °F.
Mean = Observed Mean Daily temperature in °F.
Dep = Departure from normal ( __ = below normal, + above normal), in °F.
Pcpn = Observed daily precipitation (midnight to midnight, CST) in inches.
Rec Pcpn = Record daily amount of precipitation in inches.
Rec Max = Record maximum temperature in °F.
Rec Min = Record Minimum temperature in °F.
HDD = heating degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in °F.
CDD = cooling degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in °F.
Norm Max = Daily Normal High Temperature (1991-2020 normals) in °F.
Norm Min = Daily Normal Low Temperature (1991-2020 normals) in °F.
Norm Mean = Daily Normal Mean Temperature (1991-2020 normals) in °F.
Snow = Snowfall in inches.

Warmest recorded FEBRUARY temperature,
Leap Years:  83°F, February 29, 1972.
Non-Leap Years:  79°F, Feb. 26, 1896 and Feb. 28, 1972.

Coldest recorded FEBRUARY  temperature, -31 F,  Feb. 16, 2021.

SNOWFALL (122 years, 1900-2022):
Most FEBRUARY Snowfall: 26.1 inches, 1965.

Least February Snowfall: nothing measurable, 5 of the last 123 years (1900-2022)
(1922, 1946, 1977, 1991 & 1996).

NOTE:  All data on this page are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.