Oklahoma City - Extreme Daily Snowfall for Each Year

Here's a list of yearly records for the heaviest snowfalls and snowiest days in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. The information easily answers questions such as: How much snow fell in a day during the biggest snowstorm of 2019? When was the last time Oklahoma City got more than half a foot of snow in a single day?

This page gives the highest daily snowfall of each year in Oklahoma City 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 Will Rogers World Airport near downtown Oklahoma City and go back to 1948. Since then, the most amount of snow to land in one day at Oklahoma City is 13.5 inches (34.3 centimetres) on December 24, 2009.

Most snow to fall in one day during recent years in Oklahoma City
Inches Date Centi­metres
6.0 February 14, 2021   15.2
4.6 February 05, 2020   11.7
4.5 January 03, 2019 11.4
0.8 November 12, 2018 2.0
1.6 January 06, 2017 4.1
0.6 January 09, 2016 1.5
3.0 March 04, 2015 7.6
3.5 December 27, 2014 8.9
3.5 February 12, 2013 8.9
0.9 February 13, 2012 + 2.3
11.8 February 01, 2011 30.0
5.0 January 29, 2010 12.7
Highest daily snowfall recorded at Oklahoma City each year
Inches Date Centi­metres
13.5 December 24, 2009 34.3
0.6 January 31, 2008 1.5
1.3 January 14, 2007 3.3
4.1 November 30, 2006 10.4
2.5 January 28, 2005 6.4
0.3 February 04, 2004 + 0.8
2.6 February 09, 2003 6.6
2.3 February 05, 2002 5.8
3.1 January 17, 2001 7.9
6.2 January 26, 2000 15.7
1.3 March 13, 1999 3.3
1.0 December 21, 1998 2.5
3.0 January 08, 1997 7.6
1.0 January 18, 1996 2.5
4.0 January 22, 1995 10.2
4.0 March 09, 1994 10.2
1.0 February 15, 1993 2.5
5.0 January 13, 1992 12.7
1.6 November 02, 1991 4.1
2.0 December 29, 1990 5.1
4.0 March 05, 1989 10.2
8.3 January 06, 1988 21.1
8.3 December 14, 1987 + 21.1
6.5 February 07, 1986 16.5
2.3 February 04, 1985 5.8
4.6 December 04, 1984 11.7
4.3 February 04, 1983 10.9
2.0 February 09, 1982 5.1
1981
4.0 November 17, 1980 10.2
6.1 February 06, 1979 15.5
4.1 January 18, 1978 10.4
2.0 January 09, 1977 5.1
0.3 February 05, 1976 0.8
2.3 December 24, 1975 5.8
2.0 December 11, 1974 5.1
3.5 January 07, 1973 8.9
5.5 November 18, 1972 14.0
4.9 December 02, 1971 12.4
1.7 March 28, 1970 4.3
3.4 March 02, 1969 8.6
6.3 March 20, 1968 16.0
1.0 November 02, 1967 2.5
3.8 January 19, 1966 9.7
2.0 January 09, 1965 5.1
0.8 March 09, 1964 2.0
1.3 December 22, 1963 + 3.3
6.1 January 05, 1962 15.5
2.4 February 06, 1961 6.1
5.2 January 05, 1960 13.2
1.4 January 21, 1959 3.6
6.4 March 12, 1958 16.3
0.7 April 12, 1957 1.8
2.5 February 10, 1956 6.4
3.2 March 21, 1955 8.1
4.0 December 28, 1954 10.2
1.7 January 16, 1953 4.3
3.0 February 24, 1952 7.6
4.5 February 14, 1951 11.4
1.3 December 05, 1950 3.3
7.4 January 18, 1949 18.8
8.4 March 10, 1948 21.3
Reference

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

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