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January Baton Rouge Weather 
January Baton Rouge Weather
Record High: 85°F
Normal High: 60°F
Normal Low: 40°F
Record Low: 9°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 6.19"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 9.01"

Baton Rouge Weather In January

The hottest January day in Baton Rouge for the past 60 years was 85 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on January 7, 1946, and the regular high is 60. In the last 60 years the highest reported temperature in Baton Rouge for January was 9 most recently measured on January 21, 1985, and the mean daily low in the month is 40.

According to National Weather Service historical Baton Rouge January Weather data, on January 6, 1962, the high temperature did not exceed 21 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Baton Rouge in the past 60 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on January 8, 1937, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 71 degrees, the highest low measured in Baton Rouge in the last 60 years.

NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in Baton Rouge on January First averages 62 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of January averages 63 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Baton Rouge on January First is 42 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of January is 41 degrees.

Baton Rouge usually receives an average of 6.19 inches of rain during January. January Baton Rouge Weather records show that on January 20, 1993 Baton Rouge received 9.01 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in January.