DENVER (CBS4) – February 2015 officially broke the record as Denver’s snowiest February in history on Thursday evening.
The most snow ever recorded in Denver for the month of February was 22.1 inches, back in 1912. That stood for over 100 years, until Thursday.READ MORE: Tri-County Health Investigating After Deer Trail School District Parents Claim Mask Mandate Is Being Ignored
The new record for the snowiest February in Denver is 22.2 inches. Thursday’s 2.9 inches of snow pushed the month’s total over the 1912 record.READ MORE: 'Shady... Cronyism' At Denver Parks And Rec Says City Council Member
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Even more snow — while not expected to be heavy —is expected over the weekend as well, which will increase the total before February ends and March — traditionally Colorado’s snowiest month — begins on Sunday.MORE NEWS: Colfax Marathon Returns To The Streets After Pandemic
February 2015 is also the city of Boulder’s snowiest February on record.