The climate of Lincoln (Nebraska
- United States of America)
Lincoln is the capital of Nebraska, which is a state centrally located
in the United States. Lincoln is not the largest city in Nebraska. The
largest city is the former capital Omaha. Lincoln used to be known as
Lancaster. On 1 March 1867 it was renamed Lincoln. The city was
renamed after the former president of the United States on the day
Nebraska became one of the United States.
Lincoln has a warm continental climate with cool winters and warm
summers. Lincoln has four distinct seasons. Every season lasts for
about 3 months. However, summers are 2-4 weeks longer and spring and
fall slightly shorter. Winters are cool, during the night it may get
really cold. Subzero temperatures during the day are uncommon. On
average Lincoln gets 2,760 hours of annual sunshine, 735 millimeters
of annual precipitation and 68 centimeters of snow.
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Lincoln:
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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