All-Time Snowfall Records Set In Wisconsin


Sunday, February 17th 2008, 4:46 pm
By: News On 6


Madison, Wisconsin has set an all-time seasonal snowfall record. The National Weather Service reports as of February 15, Dane County Regional Airport in Madison has recorded 80.2 inches of snow.


Below is a list of the top 10 winter season snowfall amounts for Madison.


RANK     AMOUNT     SEASON

  1           80.2         2007-08
  2           76.1         1978-79
  3           75.9         1885-86
  4           73.7         1993-94
  5           72.4         1985-86
  6           71.2         1992-93
  7           70.9         1909-10
  8           70.7         1897-98
  9           67.4         1970-71
  10         67.3         1958-59


Milwaukee has also had quite a bit of snow. It's closing in on its top 10 snowiest winter season. The National Weather Service reports as of February 15th General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee has recorded 76.1 inches of snowfall. This ranks as the 13th snowiest winter season on record in Milwaukee.