Athens Weather In January
The highest recorded temperature for Athens Georgia for the past 67 years in January was 80 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on January 9, 1949, and the regular high is 51. The lowest documented temperature in January for Athens for the past 67 years was -1 on January 30, 1966, while the typical low recorded temperature is 33.
National Weather Service historical Athens January Weather data indicates that on January 18, 1918, the recorded high did not exceed 20 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Athens in the past 67 years. Weather Service data also shows that on January 13, 1932, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 64 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Athens in the last 67 years.
National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Athens on January First averages 53 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of January averages 55 degrees. The low measured temperature in Athens on January First averages 34 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 33 degrees.
Athens normally receives an average of 4.69 inches of rain during January. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by January Athens Weather data, was 4.06 inches on January 7, 1946. Athens receives an average of 0.9 inches of snow in January. The highest snowfall on a single day in January was 7.5 inches on January 30, 1936.