Madison Weather In January
The highest recorded temperature for Madison Wisconsin for the past 71 years in January was 56 degrees Fahrenheit, measured on January 31, 1989, while the regular high temperature is 25. In the last 71 years the highest reported temperature in Madison for January was -37 most recently registered on January 30, 1951, and the typical low is 9.
US National Weather Service Madison January Weather data records that on January 18, 1994, the high temperature did not exceed -13 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Madison in the past 71 years. Weather Service records additionally show that on January 17, 1973, the recorded low temperature for the day did not drop below 41 degrees, the highest low measured in Madison in the last 71 years.
Weather Service historical data shows that the average daily high temperature in Madison on January First is 27 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of January is 27 degrees. The average recorded low temperature in Madison on January First is 13 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of January is 8 degrees.
Madison usually receives an average of 1.25 inches of precipitation during the month. The most precipitation recorded on a single day in January, according to January Madison Weather data, was 1.15 inches on January 26, 1974. Madison averages 10.9 inches of snow in January.On January 26, 1996 Madison received 12.6 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in January.