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January Weather In Memphis  
January Memphis Weather
Record High: 79°F
Normal High: 49°F
Normal Low: 31°F
Record Low: -4°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 4.24"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 4.4"
Avg Monthly Snow: 2.2"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 8.1"

Memphis Weather In January

The highest recorded temperature for Memphis for the past 69 years in January was 79 degrees Fahrenheit, most recently measured on January 31, 2002, while the regular high temperature is 49. The coldest day reported in Memphis in January for the past 69 years was -4 registered on January 21, 1985, while the average low temperature is 31.

According to National Weather Service historical Memphis January Weather data, on January 11, 1962, the high temperature did not exceed 6 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Memphis in the past 69 years. Weather Service records also indicate that on January 24, 1950, the low temperature for the day was not measured below 68 degrees, the highest low measured in Memphis in the last 69 years.

Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Memphis on January First is 49 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 50 degrees. The low measured temperature in Memphis on January First averages 32 degrees and the low on the last day of the month averages 31 degrees.

Memphis usually receives an average of 4.24 inches of rain during January. January Memphis Weather records indicated that on January 11, 1946 Memphis received 4.4 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in January. Memphis averages 2.2 inches of snow in January.On January 3, 1985 Memphis received 8.1 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in January.