Albuquerque Weather In January
The record high January temperature in Albuquerque New Mexico for the last 71 years was 69 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on January 31, 1971, while the typical high temperature is 48. In the last 71 years the lowest measured January temperature in Albuquerque was -17 most recently measured on January 7, 1971, while the normal low measured temperature is 24.
According to National Weather Service Albuquerque January Weather data, on January 6, 1971, the recorded high temperature did not exceed 6 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Albuquerque in the past 71 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on January 14, 1957, the low for the day was not measured below 47 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Albuquerque in the last 71 years.
National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Albuquerque on January First averages 47 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 40 degrees. The low measured temperature in Albuquerque on January First averages 32 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 25 degrees.
Albuquerque usually receives an average of 0.49 inches of precipitation during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by January Albuquerque Weather data, was 0.87 inches on January 25, 1962. Albuquerque averages 2.5 inches of snow in January.On January 31, 1973 Albuquerque received 5.1 inches of rain, the greatest snowfall measured in a single day in January.