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Daytimes have been very cloudy this previous month – Frank Wachowski recording solely 30% of doable sunshine, together with 17 days of full overcast/zero p.c sunshine and a 9-day string of zero sunshine December 9 – 17. This appeared like loads of cloudiness and it’s, however December is tied with January as months averaging least sunshine (40% of doable). Information courting again to 1893 truly present 30 separate Decembers with 30% or much less of doable sunshine. The least Sunniest month on data was November 1985 with solely 16% of doable sunshine, adopted by 19% of doable solar in December 1975.
A glance within the rear-view mirror at 2022 Chicago climatological information (at O’Hare statement website)
Annual common temperature was 51.3-degrees – solely 0.1° under regular.
The liquid (contains melted snow)precipitation was 31.99 inches—considerably under regular (-5.87 inches)
Snowfall is often checked out as a “seasonal complete” (October via April) and to date this 2022-23 season the 4.3 inches is 5.6-inches under regular. The whole calendar snowfall in 2022 (January – December) of 35.2 inches was 3.2 inches under regular.
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