For the 1st time since the 2001-2002 Winter season, Buffalo has claimed the Golden Snowball Award.

The Golden Snowball is awarded to the city in New York state that receives the most snowfall during the Winter season.

Check out the snowfall totals from this past Winter:

Buffalo 118.8 94.4 112.3 94.7 199.4 inches (1976 - 1977)
Syracuse 115.0 123.7 153.6 123.8 192.1 inches (1992 - 1993)
Rochester 97.1 99.1 120.5 99.5 161.7 inches (1959 - 1960)
Binghamton 81.4 83.3 90.6 83.4 135.2 inches (2016 - 2017)
Albany 55.4 60.2 77.3 60.2 112.5 inches (1970 - 1971)

 

Buffalo unseated Syracuse which won the award last year.