Cape Hatteras Weather In January
The highest recorded temperature in January for Cape Hatteras North Carolina for the past 53 years was 75 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on January 1, 1985, and the standard high is 54. The lowest documented temperature for Cape Hatteras for the past 53 years in January was 6 on January 20, 1985, while the standard low daily temperature for the month is 39.
US National Weather Service historical Cape Hatteras January Weather data records that on January 21, 1985, the high temperature did not exceed 21 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Cape Hatteras in the past 53 years. Weather Service data also shows that on January 14, 1995, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 66 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Cape Hatteras in the last 53 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Cape Hatteras on January First is 57 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 51 degrees. The daily low temperature in Cape Hatteras on January First averages 43 degrees Fahrenheit and the low on the last day of January averages 38 degrees.
Cape Hatteras usually receives an average of 5.84 inches of rain during January. According to January Cape Hatteras Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in January was 5.95 inches on January 16, 1991. Cape Hatteras receives an average of 0.4 inches of snow in January. The highest snowfall on a single day in January was 3.5 inches on January 12, 1962.