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January Amarillo Weather 
January Amarillo Weather
Record High: 81°F
Normal High: 49°F
Normal Low: 23°F
Record Low: -11°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.63"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.57"
Avg Monthly Snow: 4.3"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 9.2"

Amarillo Weather In January

The highest recorded temperature for Amarillo for the past 70 years in January was 81 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on January 21, 1950, while the mean high temperature is 49. In the last 70 years the lowest measured January temperature in Amarillo was -11 most recently registered on January 18, 1984, and the mean daily low in the month is 23.

United States National Weather Service historical Amarillo January weather data indicates that on January 3, 1959, the measured high temperature did not exceed 5 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Amarillo in the past 70 years. NWS weather data additionally shows that on January 8, 1957, the lowest recorded temperature on that day did not drop below 49 degrees, the highest low measured in Amarillo in the last 70 years.

National Weather Service records indicate that the high temperature in Amarillo on January First averages 47 degrees and the high on the last day of the month averages 51 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Amarillo on January First averages 24 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of January averages 24 degrees.

Amarillo typically receives an average of 0.63 inches of precipitation during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by January Amarillo Weather data, was 1.57 inches on January 29, 1999. Amarillo averages 4.3 inches of snow in January. The most snow recorded in a single day in January was 9.2 inches on January 31, 1994.