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January Fairbanks Weather 
January Fairbanks Weather
Record High: 50°F
Normal High: 0°F
Normal Low: -19°F
Record Low: -61°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.56"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 0.75"
Avg Monthly Snow: 10.5"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 10.1"

Fairbanks Weather In January

The hottest day in Fairbanks Alaska in January for the past 59 years was 50 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on January 17, 1981, while the average high temperature is 0. The lowest documented temperature for Fairbanks for the past 59 years in January was -61 measured on January 3, 1969, and the regular low is -19.

United States National Weather Service historical Fairbanks January Weather data shows that on January 25, 1971, the high temperature did not exceed -54 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Fairbanks in the past 59 years. Weather Service data also shows that on January 25, 1981, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 33 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Fairbanks in the last 59 years.

Fairbanks normally receives an average of 0.56 inches of rain during January. January Fairbanks Weather records show that on January 9, 1993 Fairbanks received 0.75 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in January. Fairbanks receives an average of 10.5 inches of snow in January. The highest snowfall on a single day in January was 10.1 inches on January 13, 1993.