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January Milwaukee Weather
Record High: 60°F
Normal High: 28°F
Normal Low: 13°F
Record Low: -26°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 1.85"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.54"
Avg Monthly Snow: 14"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 13.8"

Milwaukee Weather In January

In the last 70 years the highest measured temperature in Milwaukee Wisconsin for January was 60 degrees Fahrenheit, on January 4, 1997, while the normal high temperature is 28. In the last 70 years the lowest measured January temperature in Milwaukee was -26 measured on January 17, 1982, and the typical low is 13.

United States National Weather Service historical Milwaukee January weather data indicates that on January 26, 1972, the measured high temperature did not exceed -13 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Milwaukee in the past 70 years. Weather Service records additionally indicate that on January 18, 1973, the low for the day was not measured below 43 degrees, the highest low temperature recorded in Milwaukee in the last 70 years.

NWS data indicates that the daily high temperature in Milwaukee on January First averages 30 degrees Fahrenheit and the high on the last day of January averages 28 degrees. The low recorded temperature in Milwaukee on January First averages 17 degrees Fahrenheit and the low temperature on the final day of January averages 12 degrees.

Milwaukee typically receives an average of 1.85 inches of rain during the month. According to January Milwaukee Weather records, the most rain measured in a single day in January was 1.54 inches on January 19, 1988. Milwaukee averages 14 inches of snow in January.On January 25, 1990 Milwaukee received 13.8 inches of precipitation, the highest snowfall recorded in a single day in January.