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January Buffalo Weather 
January Buffalo Weather
Record High: 72°F
Normal High: 31°F
Normal Low: 18°F
Record Low: -16°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 3.16"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 50"
Avg Monthly Snow: 24.7"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 18.3"

Buffalo Weather In January

In the last 67 years the highest measured temperature in Buffalo New York for January was 72 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on January 25, 1950, while the standard high temperature is 31. In the last 67 years the lowest measured January temperature in Buffalo was -16 on January 17, 1982, while the typical low recorded temperature is 18.

United States National Weather Service historical Buffalo January Weather data shows that on January 17, 1982, the high temperature did not exceed -2 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Buffalo in the past 67 years. Weather Service data also shows that on January 25, 1950, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 60 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Buffalo in the last 67 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Buffalo on January First is 35 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 29 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Buffalo on January First is 20 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of January is 17 degrees.

Buffalo usually receives an average of 3.16 inches of precipitation during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by January Buffalo Weather data, was 50 inches on January 4, 1946. Buffalo receives an average of 24.7 inches of snow in January. The most snow recorded in a single day in January was 18.3 inches on January 11, 1982.