Lake Charles Weather In January
In the last 46 years the highest measured January temperature in Lake Charles was 82 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on January 3, 1989, while the standard high temperature is 61. The lowest documented temperature for Lake Charles for the past 46 years in January was 15 measured on January 22, 1985, and the regular low is 41.
United States NWS historical Lake Charles January Weather data records that on January 11, 1962, the high temperature did not exceed 24 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Lake Charles in the past 46 years. The Weather Service additionally indicates that on January 7, 1989, the low for the day did not drop below 69 degrees, the highest low recorded in Lake Charles in the last 46 years.
According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Lake Charles in January on the first day of the month averages 60 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 63 degrees. The daily low temperature in Lake Charles on January First averages 42 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of January averages 43 degrees.
Lake Charles usually receives an average of 5.52 inches of rain during January. The most precipitation recorded on a single day in January, according to January Lake Charles Weather data, was 5.05 inches on January 15, 1991. Lake Charles receives an average of 0.2 inches of snow in January. The highest snowfall on a single day in January was 4 inches on January 11, 1973.