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January Weather In Rochester  
January Rochester Weather
Record High: 74°F
Normal High: 20°F
Normal Low: 4°F
Record Low: -17°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.94"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.77"
Avg Monthly Snow: 10.7"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 23"

Rochester Weather In January

The highest recorded temperature for Rochester for the past 51 years in January was 74 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on January 25, 1950, while the normal high temperature is 20. The lowest measured temperature in Rochester for the last 51 years in January was -17 registered on January 16, 1994, and the typical low is 4.

According to National Weather Service historical Rochester January Weather data, on January 10, 1982, the high temperature did not exceed -4 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Rochester in the past 51 years. NWS weather data additionally shows that on January 14, 1932, the lowest recorded temperature on that day did not drop below 51 degrees, the highest low measured in Rochester in the last 51 years.

NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in Rochester on January First averages 35 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of January averages 30 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Rochester on January First is 20 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of January is 15 degrees.

Rochester usually receives an average of 0.94 inches of rain during the month. January Rochester Weather records indicate that on January 31, 2002 Rochester received 1.77 inches of precipitation, the highest amount of rain recorded in a single day in January. Rochester receives an average of 10.7 inches of snow in January.On January 3, 1996 Rochester received 23 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in January.