Sunrise: 6:48 AM
Sunset: 5:21 PM

Length of the day:
10 hours 1 minutes

One of the coldest mornings on modern record occurred on this date in 1943. Although the month had been mild, including 45 in Bennington on the 14th, temperatures fell to record levels by the 16th, from -32 in Bennington, to -43 in Woodstock, to -46 in East Barnet, the coldest February temperature in New England.