ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — Are you a weather enthusiast? Love watching the skies? See if you can correctly guess this WFXR Weather Trivia question!
When did Danville receive its latest snowfall on record?
The National Weather Service (NWS) in Blacksburg has snowfall records from 1916 — 2023 for Danville.
Snow has fallen in Danville a number of times in March. On March 2, 1927, 12 inches of snow fell on the River City!
However, there have only been three instances of measurable April snowfall in Danville since 1916. An inch of snow was reported on April 5th, 1992, and on April 9th, 1982.
According to NWS, Danville received two inches of snowfall on April 12th, 1918. This day marks the latest occurrence of snowfall in Danville for a given winter season.