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January Weather In Birmingham  
January Birmingham Weather
Record High: 81°F
Normal High: 53°F
Normal Low: 32°F
Record Low: -6°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 5.45"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 4.71"
Avg Monthly Snow: 0.6"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 9.5"

Birmingham Weather In January

In the last 67 years the highest measured January temperature in Birmingham was 81 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on January 9, 1949, and the typical high is 53. The lowest measured temperature in Birmingham for the last 67 years in January was -6 registered on January 20, 1985, while the mean low daily temperature during the month is 32.

National Weather Service historical Birmingham January Weather data indicates that on January 12, 1962, the recorded high did not exceed 16 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Birmingham in the past 67 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on January 17, 1943, the low for the day did not drop below 68 degrees, the highest low temperature in Birmingham in the last 67 years.

National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Birmingham on January First averages 54 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of January averages 55 degrees. The low temperature in Birmingham in January on the first day of the month averages 35 degrees and the low temperature on the last day of the month averages 33 degrees.

Birmingham usually receives an average of 5.45 inches of rain during January. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by January Birmingham Weather data, was 4.71 inches on January 26, 1996. Birmingham averages 0.6 inches of snow in January. The highest snowfall on a single day in January was 9.5 inches on January 23, 1940.