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January Columbia Weather 
January Columbia Weather
Record High: 84°F
Normal High: 55°F
Normal Low: 34°F
Record Low: -1°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 4.66"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 2.79"
Avg Monthly Snow: 0.6"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 4.3"

Columbia Weather In January

In the last 63 years the highest measured temperature in Columbia South Carolina for January was 84 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently encountered on January 30, 1975, while the mean high temperature is 55. In the last 63 years the lowest measured January temperature in Columbia was -1 most recently registered on January 23, 1985, and the typical low is 34.

United States NWS historical Columbia January Weather data records that on January 30, 1966, the high temperature did not exceed 24 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Columbia in the past 63 years. Weather Service data also shows that on January 27, 1974, the lowest recorded temperature for the day did not drop below 64 degrees, the highest low measured temperature in Columbia in the last 63 years.

National Weather Service data shows that the high temperature in Columbia on January First averages 57 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the final day of January averages 58 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Columbia on January First averages 37 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of January averages 34 degrees.

Columbia typically receives an average of 4.66 inches of rain during the month. January Columbia Weather records show that on January 10, 1968 Columbia received 2.79 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in January. Columbia receives an average of 0.6 inches of snow in January.On January 7, 1988 Columbia received 4.3 inches of rain, the greatest snowfall measured in a single day in January.