Yakima Weather In January
In the last 64 years the highest measured January temperature in Yakima was 68 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on January 18, 1977, while the standard high temperature is 38. The lowest documented temperature in January for Yakima for the past 64 years was -21 most recently encountered on January 13, 1950, and the standard low recorded daily temperature is 20.
US National Weather Service Yakima January Weather data records that on January 10, 1974, the high temperature did not exceed 5 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Yakima in the past 64 years. The Weather Service additionally indicates that on January 20, 1967, the low for the day did not drop below 45 degrees, the highest low recorded in Yakima in the last 64 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Yakima on January First is 37 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 40 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Yakima on January First is 20 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of January is 21 degrees.
Yakima usually receives an average of 1.17 inches of rain during the month. The most rain recorded in a single day, as shown by January Yakima Weather data, was 1.36 inches on January 31, 1963. Yakima receives an average of 8.4 inches of snow in January.On January 31, 1947 Yakima received 103.4 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in January.