A much milder than normal February here in the northern part of Acushnet with above normal precipitation and below normal snowfall. It was the warmest Feb. 38.1 deg. on my 34 years of temperature records. 20 years ago Feb. of 1998 had a mean of 37.4 deg..
17 days this month saw measurable precipitation and it was the wettest February since 2008 had 6.98″ of precip.. The high barometer reading of 30.81″ on Feb. 13th. was the highest in February since 1981 reached 30.93″ at my location also on a Feb. 13th..
The Winter Season 2017-2018 was exactly normal temperature wise with a mean of 32.2 deg.. It was the wettest Winter Season since 20.39″ fell during 1997-1998. Snowfall was below the normal.
February 2018 Acushnet, Mass. 41deg,44min N 70deg, 55min W
Ave High 47.4 deg. Ave Low 28.8 deg. Feb. Mean 38.1 deg. is 6.8 deg. above normal. High Temp 59 deg. on Feb. 20th. Low Temp 07 deg. on Feb. 3rd Days 0 or below 0
Total Precip. 6.43″ is 2.45″ above normal Max 24hr. Precip. 1.18″ on Feb. 10-11th. Snowfall 2.9″ is 8.3″ below normal. Max 24hr. Snowfall 1.8″ on Feb. 18th. Total 2018 Precip. 13.66″ is 5.36″ above normal
T-Storm Days 0. High Wind Gust 29 mph on Feb.2nd. Heating Degree Days 760 Cooling Degree Days 0
High Barometer 30.81″ on Feb.13th. Low Barometer 29.44″ on Feb. 5th.
The Winter Season 2017-2018 ( dec,jan,feb) Ave. Temp 32.2 deg. is exactly normal . Total Precip. 17.20″ is 4.09″ above norma. l Snowfall 24.8″ is 4.5″ below normal