Knoxville Weather In January
The highest recorded temperature in January for Knoxville Tennessee for the past 69 years was 77 degrees Fahrenheit, on January 24, 1950, while the normal high temperature is 46. The lowest documented temperature for Knoxville for the past 69 years in January was -24 measured on January 20, 1985, while the standard low daily temperature for the month is 29.
National Weather Service historical Knoxville January Weather data indicates that on January 30, 1966, the recorded high did not exceed 7 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Knoxville in the past 69 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on January 20, 1920, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 67 degrees, the highest low measured in Knoxville in the last 69 years.
Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Knoxville on January First is 48 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 49 degrees. The low measured temperature in Knoxville on January First averages 31 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 30 degrees.
Knoxville usually receives an average of 4.57 inches of precipitation during the month. January Knoxville Weather records show that on January 22, 1954 Knoxville received 3.77 inches of rain, the most rain measured in a single day in January. Knoxville averages 3.9 inches of snow in January.On January 29, 1966 Knoxville received 9.9 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in January.