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asked in category: General Last Updated: 18th February, 2020

When was the last time Los Angeles get snow?

Snow is extremely rare in the Greater Los Angeles area and basin, but the nearby San Gabriel Mountains and San Bernardino Mountains typically receive a heavy amount of snow every winter season. The greatest snowfall recorded in downtown Los Angeles was 2 inches (5 cm) on January 15, 1932.

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Hereof, when did it last snow in Los Angeles?

January 1962

Similarly, will it ever snow in Southern California? Actually, it snows in California every winter. The Sierra Nevada mountain range snowpack is the source of much of the water Californians drink. It fills our reservoirs and rivers, providing for both industry and recreation. It snows in Southern California, too.

Hereof, how often does it snow in Los Angeles?

Snow does fall annually in the San Gabriel Mountains in Los Angeles County and even, occasionally, in the foothills. The unincorporated community of Altadena, for example, lies about 1,300 feet above sea level and experiences trace amounts of snow about once a decade and measurable amounts about once every two decades.

Where is it snowing in LA?

People reported snow falling across the Los Angeles area and in other parts of Southern California at elevations well below 1,500 feet. "It is snowing in Calabasas right now.

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