Average Annual Snowfall in Pennsylvania





The tables below give yearly averages for snowfall at cities and other locations in Pennsylvania. The numbers are for the total amount of snow and for how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres).

The snowfall totals are annual averages based on weather data collected from 1991 to 2020 for the US National Centers for Environmental Information.

You can jump to a separate table for Eastern and Western Pennsylvania.

Place name links take you to more detailed information on snowfall, snowstorms and snow accumulation for that location.

Eastern Pennsylvania

Average annual snowfall
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
15.7 Allentown 33.1 84.1
12.7 Chambersburg 30.8 78.2
24.5 East Stroudsburg 41.6 105.7
21.7 George Stevenson Reservoir 38.6 98.0
11.9 Harrisburg 23.9 60.7
8.1 Lancaster 21.4 54.4
10.5 Lebanon 24.0 61.0
27.4 Matamoras 40.8 103.6
9.5 Norristown 25.3 64.3
12.0 Philadelphia 23.1 58.7
28.6 State College 43.8 111.3
14.1 Sunbury 28.6 72.6
25.6 Towanda 37.8 96.0
31.2 Wilkes-Barre & Scranton 45.1 114.6
23.9 Williamsport 35.8 90.9
10.0 York 24.6 62.5

Western Pennsylvania

Yearly total snowfall averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
25.8 Altoona 38.0 96.5
39.5 Bradford 75.2 191.0
33.0 Butler 34.9 88.6
55.2 Erie 104.3 264.9
31.8 Indiana 45.8 116.3
33.6 Jamestown 61.5 156.2
21.9 New Castle 27.5 69.9
40.2 Pittsburgh 44.1 112.0
16.4 Uniontown 28.1 71.4
38.3 Warren 71.6 181.9
34.0 Youghiogheny River Lake 61.2 155.4
Reference

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

Pennsylvania Snowfall
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