Atlanta Weather In January
The record high January temperature in Atlanta Georgia for the last 62 years was 79 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on January 11, 1949, and the average high is 52. The record low January temperature in Atlanta for the last 62 years was -8 most recently measured on January 21, 1985, while the standard low daily temperature for the month is 34.
US National Weather Service Atlanta January Weather data records that on January 30, 1966, the high temperature did not exceed 15 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Atlanta in the past 62 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on January 7, 1946, the low for the day was not measured below 65 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Atlanta in the last 62 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Atlanta on January First is 53 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 53 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Atlanta on January First averages 36 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of January averages 33 degrees.
Atlanta normally receives an average of 5.03 inches of rain during January. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by January Atlanta Weather data, was 3.48 inches on January 7, 1973. Atlanta averages 1 inches of snow in January. The most snow recorded in a single day in January was 11.2 inches on January 7, 1940.