National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

 

Average January Temperatures for Fort Smith, Arkansas

All temperatures in °F

For the 136 year period of January 1883 through January 2018

 

Warmest January was 48.9 recorded in 1923

Coldest January was 25.6 recorded in 1979

Difference between the warmest and coldest January was 23.3

 

Coldest January      Warmest January
RANK YEAR TEMP RANK YEAR TEMP
           
1 1979 25.6 71 1951 39.7
2 1918 25.8 72 1946 39.7
3 1977 26.5 73 2015 39.8
4 1940 26.5 74 1945 39.9
5 1886 27.7 75 1980 40.0
6 1978 28.0 76 1995 40.3
7 1930 29.1 77 1926 40.3
8 1884 31.4 78 1891 40.3
9 1985 31.6 79 2016 40.4
10 1963 31.8 80 1943 40.4
11 1905 32.2 81 1964 40.6
12 1984 33.3 82 2004 40.7
13 1912 33.4 83 1969 40.7
14 1948 33.5 84 1903 40.7
15 1885 33.5 85 1913 40.9
16 1892 33.7 86 1967 41.0
17 1895 33.8 87 1955 41.0
18 1962 34.1 88 2002 41.1
19 1970 34.2 89 1896 41.1
20 1982 34.3 90 1986 41.2
21 1966 34.6 91 1889 41.2
22 1924 35.2 92 1992 41.4
23 1888 35.2 93 1927 41.4
24 1883 35.3 94 1944 41.5
25 1988 35.4 95 1919 41.5
26 1961 35.7 96 1975 41.6
27 1991 36.3 97 1947 41.7
28 1973 36.6 98 1910 41.7
29 1893 36.7 99 1894 41.7
30 2001 36.8 100 1908 41.8
31 1996 36.8 101 1965 42.0
32 1959 36.8 102 1917 42.2
33 2010 36.9 103 1999 42.3
34 1976 36.9 104 1906 42.3
35 1994 37.0 105 1909 42.4
36 1936 37.0 106 1935 42.5
37 1929 37.1 107 2000 42.6
38 2014 37.2 108 1989 42.6
39 1942 37.4 109 1916 42.6
40 2003 37.5 110 1938 42.8
41 1956 37.5 111 1953 42.9
42 1887 37.5 112 1928 42.9
43 2011 37.6 113 1934 43.0
44 1937 37.7 114 1931 43.1
45 1902 37.7 115 1900 43.1
46 2018 38.1 116 2013 43.2
47 1983 38.1 117 1941 43.3
48 1997 38.2 118 2005 43.7
49 1981 38.2 119 1950 44.4
50 1897 38.2 120 1932 44.5
51 1974 38.3 121 1898 44.5
52 1949 38.3 122 2017 44.7
53 1957 38.4 123 1998 44.8
54 1958 38.6 124 1914 45.0
55 1915 38.6 125 1990 45.1
56 1920 38.7 126 1901 45.4
57 1904 38.8 127 1939 45.6
58 1972 38.9 128 1921 45.6
59 1922 39.0 129 2012 45.8
60 1899 39.0 130 1952 46.1
61 2009 39.1 131 1890 46.4
62 1971 39.1 132 1911 46.5
63 1925 39.1 133 2006 47.6
64 2008 39.2 134 1907 48.0
65 1954 39.2 135 1933 48.6
66 1993 39.3 136 1923 48.9
67 1960 39.4      
68 2007 39.5      
69 1987 39.6      
70 1968 39.6      
           

 

 
RANK YEAR TEMP RANK YEAR TEMP
           
1 1923 48.9 71 1993 39.3
2 1933 48.6 72 2008 39.2
3 1907 48.0 73 1954 39.2
4 2006 47.6 74 2009 39.1
5 1911 46.5 75 1971 39.1
6 1890 46.4 76 1925 39.1
7 1952 46.1 77 1922 39.0
8 2012 45.8 78 1899 39.0
9 1939 45.6 79 1972 38.9
10 1921 45.6 80 1904 38.8
11 1901 45.4 81 1920 38.7
12 1990 45.1 82 1958 38.6
13 1914 45.0 83 1915 38.6
14 1998 44.8 84 1957 38.4
15 2017 44.7 85 1974 38.3
16 1932 44.5 86 1949 38.3
17 1898 44.5 87 1997 38.2
18 1950 44.4 88 1981 38.2
19 2005 43.7 89 1897 38.2
20 1941 43.3 90 2018 38.1
21 2013 43.2 91 1983 38.1
22 1931 43.1 92 1937 37.7
23 1900 43.1 93 1902 37.7
24 1934 43.0 94 2011 37.6
25 1953 42.9 95 2003 37.5
26 1928 42.9 96 1956 37.5
27 1938 42.8 97 1887 37.5
28 2000 42.6 98 1942 37.4
29 1989 42.6 99 2014 37.2
30 1916 42.6 100 1929 37.1
31 1935 42.5 101 1994 37.0
32 1909 42.4 102 1936 37.0
33 1999 42.3 103 2010 36.9
34 1906 42.3 104 1976 36.9
35 1917 42.2 105 2001 36.8
36 1965 42.0 106 1996 36.8
37 1908 41.8 107 1959 36.8
38 1947 41.7 108 1893 36.7
39 1910 41.7 109 1973 36.6
40 1894 41.7 110 1991 36.3
41 1975 41.6 111 1961 35.7
42 1944 41.5 112 1988 35.4
43 1919 41.5 113 1883 35.3
44 1992 41.4 114 1924 35.2
45 1927 41.4 115 1888 35.2
46 1986 41.2 116 1966 34.6
47 1889 41.2 117 1982 34.3
48 2002 41.1 118 1970 34.2
49 1896 41.1 119 1962 34.1
50 1967 41.0 120 1895 33.8
51 1955 41.0 121 1892 33.7
52 1913 40.9 122 1948 33.5
53 2004 40.7 123 1885 33.5
54 1969 40.7 124 1912 33.4
55 1903 40.7 125 1984 33.3
56 1964 40.6 126 1905 32.2
57 2016 40.4 127 1963 31.8
58 1943 40.4 128 1985 31.6
59 1995 40.3 129 1884 31.4
60 1926 40.3 130 1930 29.1
61 1891 40.3 131 1978 28.0
62 1980 40.0 132 1886 27.7
63 1945 39.9 133 1977 26.5
64 2015 39.8 134 1940 26.5
65 1951 39.7 135 1918 25.8
66 1946 39.7 136 1979 25.6
67 1987 39.6      
68 1968 39.6      
69 2007 39.5      
70 1960 39.4      
           

 

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Updated: February 19, 2018