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January Weather In Fargo  
January Fargo Weather
Record High: 53°F
Normal High: 16°F
Normal Low: -2°F
Record Low: -36°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.76"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 0.94"
Avg Monthly Snow: 9.5"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 40"

Fargo Weather In January

The highest recorded temperature in January for Fargo for the past 58 years was 53 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently registered on January 17, 1944, while the typical high temperature is 16. The lowest documented temperature for Fargo for the past 58 years in January was -36 measured on January 27, 2004, while the average low temperature is -2.

United States National Weather Service historical Fargo January Weather data shows that on January 27, 1966, the high temperature did not exceed -23 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Fargo in the past 58 years. Weather Service records also indicate that on January 24, 1944, the low temperature for the day was not measured below 34 degrees, the highest low measured in Fargo in the last 58 years.

According to the National Weather Service, the high temperature in Fargo in January on the first day of the month averages 17 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 17 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Fargo on January First is 0 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of January is -1 degrees.

Fargo usually receives an average of 0.76 inches of precipitation during the month. January Fargo Weather records indicated that on January 28, 1996 Fargo received 0.94 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in January. Fargo averages 9.5 inches of snow in January.On January 26, 1945 Fargo received 40 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in January.