Top 10 Years

Greatest and Least Monthly Snowfalls At Albany, NY  (1795-Present)
(Data Courtesy of the Albany National Weather Service)

January
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 47.8" 1987 Trace 1913
2) 42.0" 1994 0.5" 1911
3) 40.8" 1978 0.6" 1980
4) 35.4" 1945 0.6" 1916
5) 34.6" 1923 1.3" 1921
6) 34.4" 2011 1.3" 1989
7) 31.8" 2005 2.1" 1955
8) 31.2" 2003 2.1" 1902
9) 31.0" 2000 2.3" 1962
10) 30.6" 1891 2.5" 1906
February
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 40.7" 1893 1.3" 1912
2) 34.5" 1962 1.7" 1937
3) 32.3" 1926 1.8" 1968
4) 31.7" 1950 1.9" 1941
5) 30.1" 2011 2.4" 1886
6) 28.6" 1993 2.5" 2009
7) 28.1 " 2014 2.7" 1957
8) 27.5 " 1899 2.8" 1987
9) 26.1" 1914 3.2" 1918
10) 26.0" 1988/1958 3.4" 2002
March
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 50.9" 1888 Trace 1973
2) 37.9" 1916 Trace 1946
3) 34.7" 1956 Trace 1921
4) 34.3" 1993 0.1" 1910
5) 32.0" 1971 0.2" 2010
6) 30.6" 1971 0.3" 1936
7) 29.1" 2001 0.7" 1945
8) 28.2" 1959 0.8" 1987
9) 26.2" 1984 0.8" 1924
10) 25.9" 1967 0.8" 1915
April
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 17.7" 1982 0.0" 1999
2) 14.7" 1983 0.0" 1998
3) 14.0" 1924" 0.0" 1991
4) 13.3" 2000 0.0" 1980
5) 11.3" 1974 0.0" 1968
6) 11.0" 1891 0.0" 1959
7) 8.5" 1907" 0.0" 1890
8) 8.4" 1957
9) 8.2" 1979
10) 7.4" 1947
May
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 5.4" 1945
2) 2.2" 2002
3) 1.6" 1977
4) 1.4" 1966
5) 0.5" 1907
6) 0.2" 1967
October
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 6.5" 1987
2) 5.4" 2011
3) 2.0" 1952
4) 0.9" 1925
5) 0.3" 1903
6) 0.2" 1957
7) 0.2" 1926
November
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 24.6" 1972
2) 24.0" 1971
3) 22.3" 1886
4) 16.9" 1943
5) 14.4" 1900
6) 13.5" 1968
7) 12.3" 2014
8) 12.0" 2002
9) 11.8" 1997
10) 11.8" 1980
December
Most Snow Least Snow
Snowfall Year Snowfall Year
1) 57.5" 1969 Trace 1928
2) 43.8" 1970 Trace 1895
3) 40.3" 1915 0.3" 2006
4) 33.5" 1902 0.5" 1931
5) 33.2" 2002 0.6" 1943
6) 31.4" 1981 0.7" 2011
7) 31.2" 2007 1.1" 1999
8) 29.4" 1966 1.4" 1892
9) 29.1" 1947 1.5" 1935
10) 28.1" 1956 & 1890 1.5" 1900