February left cold mark on the Crossroads

The lowdown

Highest of the month - 85 degrees on Feb. 13

Average high - 66.9 degrees

Record high - 96 degrees on Feb. 28 1940

Lowest of the month - 30 degrees on Feb. 13

Average low - 45.9 degrees

Record low - 15 degrees on Feb. 13 1905 and Feb. 2 1951

Total precipitation

Normal - 2.08 inches

Actual - 0.52 inches

Record - 9.08 inches in 1992

Wind

Average speed - 9.9 mph

Highest speed - 28 mph on Feb. 26

Highest gust - 36 mph on Feb. 26

Chilly temperatures left the Crossroads dry in February.

The area was about 75 percent below normal when it came to rainfall.

Despite February's average low of 45.9 degrees, temperatures didn't dare to dip to the 1905 and 1951 record breaking 15 degrees mark - BRRRR.

Victoria received 0.52 of an inch of rain compared to a normal 2.08 inches for the month.