Newark Weather In January
The highest recorded temperature for Newark New Jersey for the past 69 years in January was 74 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on January 6, 1950, while the normal high temperature is 38. In the last 69 years the lowest measured January temperature in Newark was -8 registered on January 21, 1985, and the average low daily temperature is 24.
United States NWS historical Newark January Weather data records that on January 21, 1985, the high temperature did not exceed 5 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Newark in the past 69 years. The Weather Service additionally indicates that on January 4, 1950, the low for the day did not drop below 56 degrees, the highest low recorded in Newark in the last 69 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Newark on January First is 41 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 38 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Newark on January First averages 26 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of January averages 24 degrees.
Newark receives an average of 3.98 inches of precipitation during January. The most precipitation measured in a single day, as indicated by January Newark Weather data, was 2.95 inches on January 24, 1979. Newark averages 7.8 inches of snow in January. The highest snowfall on a single day in January was 18 inches on January 7, 1996.