Almost triple previous record.
15 Dec 2015 – As of 5 p.m. the official measurement since midnight at Denver International Airport was 7.7″.
That’s a new record for December 15. The previous daily record for Dec. 15 was 2.8″ set in 1897.
Howver, when you get away for the airport, snowfall in parts of the Denver area exceeded a foot.
Snowfall in other parts of Denver exceeded a foot (30 cm).