Akron - Extreme Daily Snowfall for Each Year





Here's a list of yearly records for the heaviest snowfalls and snowiest days in Akron, Ohio. The information easily answers questions such as: How much snow fell in a day during the biggest snowstorm of 2018? When was the last time Akron got more than a foot of snow in a single day?

This page gives the highest daily snowfall of each year in Akron and the date it occurred. If a date has a plus sign beside it that means the same amount of snow also fell on at least one other day earlier in the year.

These snowfall extremes were measured at the Akron–Canton Airport and go back to 1949 with a couple of years missing data. Since then, the most amount of snow to land in one day at Akron is 19.7 inches (50.0 centimetres) on April 4, 1987.

Most snow to fall in one day during recent years in Akron
Inches Date Centi­metres
6.2 February 07, 2018 15.7
4.3 March 14, 2017 10.9
4.1 February 16, 2016 10.4
6.2 February 21, 2015 15.7
6.3 January 25, 2014 16.0
5.6 November 26, 2013 14.2
5.8 December 26, 2012 14.7
5.9 February 21, 2011 15.0
6.3 February 05, 2010 16.0
Highest daily snowfall recorded at Akron each year
Inches Date Centi­metres
7.1 January 28, 2009 18.0
11.3 March 08, 2008 28.7
5.3 February 13, 2007 13.5
3.1 February 27, 2006 7.9
5.6 April 24, 2005 14.2
5.6 March 16, 2004 14.2
6.5 December 05, 2003 16.5
5.1 December 25, 2002 13.0
2.8 March 06, 2001 7.1
4.0 December 07, 2000 10.2
6.1 March 06, 1999 15.5
2.3 March 10, 1998 5.8
1997
1996
8.8 December 19, 1995 22.4
6.8 January 17, 1994 17.3
5.9 March 13, 1993 15.0
3.4 January 20, 1992 8.6
3.3 February 17, 1991 8.4
5.1 January 29, 1990 13.0
6.5 March 31, 1989 16.5
4.9 March 20, 1988 12.4
19.7 April 04, 1987 50.0
3.9 March 06, 1986 9.9
3.5 February 12, 1985 + 8.9
9.5 February 28, 1984 24.1
5.0 March 10, 1983 12.7
7.9 December 19, 1982 20.1
5.0 December 10, 1981 12.7
4.6 February 15, 1980 11.7
5.4 January 07, 1979 13.7
8.0 January 17, 1978 20.3
8.8 December 08, 1977 22.4
8.1 February 05, 1976 20.6
6.6 March 14, 1975 16.8
16.4 December 01, 1974 41.7
5.6 March 17, 1973 14.2
4.8 February 06, 1972 12.2
7.5 February 08, 1971 19.1
3.1 March 22, 1970 7.9
3.0 December 15, 1969 7.6
8.2 January 13, 1968 20.8
6.1 February 05, 1967 15.5
9.1 January 22, 1966 23.1
4.9 January 15, 1965 12.4
6.1 January 01, 1964 15.5
5.9 March 09, 1963 15.0
6.0 March 06, 1962 15.2
5.4 April 01, 1961 13.7
7.7 March 03, 1960 19.6
3.7 January 15, 1959 9.4
6.1 November 28, 1958 15.5
3.9 April 03, 1957 9.9
6.4 December 09, 1956 16.3
4.3 November 19, 1955 10.9
5.6 March 01, 1954 14.2
5.3 December 14, 1953 13.5
4.4 December 02, 1952 11.2
8.5 December 18, 1951 21.6
6.6 November 25, 1950 16.8
3.9 December 02, 1949 9.9
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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