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Illinois temperatures below normal in December

Published: Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014 5:30 a.m. CST

CHAMPAIGN (AP) — State climate experts say Illinois temperatures were below-average this past December.

The Illinois State Water Survey at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign also says Illinois had above-average snowfall during December. The average temperature statewide was 25.5 degrees, 4.4 degrees below average.

Snowfall totals were between 10 and 15 inches in northern and southern Illinois.

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