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CHICAGO TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION RECORDS
JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC

 

JANUARY RECORD HIGHS…LOWS…PRECIPITATION…AND SNOW FOR CHICAGO

 

Day Record
High
Temp/Year
Record
Low Max/Year
Record
High
Min/Year
Record
Low
Temp/Year
Record
Precipitation Daily/Year
Record Snow Daily/Year
1 65/1876 5/1969 43/1950 -10/1969 1.33/1948 5.0/1918
2 61/2004 2/1920 47/1897 -16/1879 1.24/1999 18.6/1999
3 60/1950 0/1879 46/1874 -18/1879 1.24/1897 7.1/1971
4 64/1997 -6/1884 41/1909 -14/1884 1.20/1993 5.6/2004
5 56/1890 -5/1924 44/1946 -18/1884 0.80/1929 8.7/2014
6 60/2008 -2/2014 41/2008 -16/2014 1.44/1918 14.4/1918
7 65/2008 -4/1942 51/2008 -16/1912 0.65/1907 3.1/1893
8 63/1965 0/1970 45/1876 -11/1942 1.18/1935 3.6/1974
9 60/1880 0/1962 45/1939 -20/1875 0.76/1946 6.8/1977
10 60/1975 -4/1982 42/1975 -26/1982 2.29/1975 4.6/1993
11 61/1880 4/1982 42/2013 -11/1977 0.64/1918 5.9/1918
12 62/2005 2/1997 42/1932 -14/1918 2.76/1960 8.1/1908
13 58/1932 -2/1893 44/1932 -9/1929 1.37/1950 16.5/1979
14 60/1928 1/1994 41/1953 -14/1979 1.10/1871 6.3/1929
15 60/1949 -5/1972 40/1894 -19/1979 0.81/1877 4.2/1997
16 57/1990 -7/1977 42/1913 -25/1982 0.90/2017 6.4/1885
17 60/1894 3/1997 42/1973 -23/1982 0.70/1910 4.9/1970
18 61/1996 -11/1994 47/1973 -21/1994 1.51/1876 5.3/1943
19 57/1933 3/1994 38/1880 -23/1985 1.72/1907 8.8/1963
20 63/1906 -4/1985 45/1921 -27/1985 1.13/1898 8.0/1886
21 62/1906 -4/1883 43/1916 -22/1984 1.49/1916 5.0/1958
22 59/1909 -4/1883 51/1909 -17/1936 1.39/1887 6.2/2005
23 65/1909 -4/1963 56/1909 -18/1963 0.89/1999 4.5/1897
24 65/1967 -2/1904 44/1967 -15/1897 0.76/1938 5.7/1893
25 67/1950 -10/1897 45/1916 -20/1897 1.12/1990 5.0/1898
26 62/1944 -3/1897 49/1916 -16/1897 1.66/1967 16.4/1967
27 62/1916 -1/1895 47/1944 -10/1955 0.74/1967 6.6/1967
28 60/1914 -3/1966 40/1968 -13/1977 0.71/1909 2.4/2003
29 63/2013 -6/1966 39/2013 -16/1966 1.33/2013 5.3/1909
30 55/1988 3/2004 46/1988 -15/1966 0.97/1939 14.9/1939
31 65/1989 1/1971 45/1877 -12/1985 1.52/1914 9.5/1914