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Lincoln, NE, January 2015 Weather and Climate Data

Lincoln, Nebraska
January 2015: Daily Climate Data

All data in the following table are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.

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RECORD High Temperature January 28 of 64F, old record was 63F set in 1931
RECORD daily precipitation January 31, 2015: 0.82 inches, old record was 0.56 set in 1998

Winter 2014-15 (and last year) Snowfall (in inches) compared to normal: red above normal, blue below normal

 
OCT
NOV
DEC
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
TOTAL
Normal
0.7
2.1
5.9
5.4
5.6
4.8
1.4
0.0
25.9
2014-15
0.0
3.0
2.1
3.9
.
.
.
.
9.0
2013-14
0.0
0.2
5.7
3.7
7.4
0.7
0.5
.
18.2
 

Minimum tempratures 0F or colder are in blue

January
2015
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Thursday
January 1
35
8
22
-3
0.00
0.39
63
-26
43
0
35
14
25
.
Friday
January 2
33
11
22
-3
0.00
0.34
72
-22
43
0
35
14
25
.
Saturday
January 3
38
9
24
-1
0.05
1.40
63
-17
41
0
35
14
25
0.7
Sunday
January 4
11
0
6
-19
0.01
0.32
59
-19
59
0
35
14
25
0.2
Monday
January 5
26
6
16
-8
0.00
0.69
68
-20
49
0
35
14
25
.
Tuesday
January 6
21
7
14
-10
T
0.40
60
-25
51
0
35
14
24
T
Wednesday
January 7
11
-3
4
-20
0.00
0.60
65
-20
61
0
35
14
24
.
Thursday
January 8
35
3
19
-5
0.00
0.34
70
-20
46
0
35
14
24
.
Friday
January 9
19
4
12
-12
T
0.37
62
-21
53
0
35
14
24
T
Saturday
January 10
42
2
22
-2
0.00
0.76
73
-18
43
0
35
14
24
.
Sunday
January 11
37
9
23
-1
0.00
0.31
65
-29
42
0
35
14
24
.
Monday
January 12
20
-2
9
-15
0.00
0.74
64
-33
56
0
35
14
24
.
Tuesday
January 13
25
-4
11
-13
0.00
0.30
70
-21
54
0
35
14
24
.
Wednesday
January 14
40
16
28
+4
0.00
0.91
60
-18
37
0
35
14
24
.
Thursday
January 15
49
16
33
+9
0.00
0.83
69
-27
32
0
35
14
24
.
Friday
January 16
59
20
40
+16
0.00
0.58
66
-19
25
0
35
14
24
.
Saturday
January 17
53
37
45
+21
T
0.60
64
-16
20
0
35
14
24
.
Sunday
January 18
58
22
40
+16
0.00
0.45
66
-21
25
0
35
14
24
.
Monday
January 19
60
22
41
+16
0.00
0.78
66
-29
24
0
35
14
25
.
Tuesday
January 20
52
27
40
+15
0.00
0.47
68
-18
25
0
35
14
25
.
Wednesday
January 21
47
23
35
+10
0.00
0.55
64
-17
30
0
36
14
25
.
Thursday
January 22
39
21
30
+5
0.00
0.64
60
-14
35
0
36
14
25
.
Friday
January 23
49
18
34
+9
0.00
0.45
68
-20
31
0
36
14
25
.
Saturday
January 24
57
27
42
+17
0.03
0.46
72
-19
23
0
36
14
25
.
Sunday
January 25
46
30
38
+13
T
0.48
69
-21
27
0
36
14
25
.
Monday
January 26
62
28
45
+20
0.00
0.81
68
-17
20
0
36
14
25
.
Tuesday
January 27
59
21
40
+15
0.00
0.80
68
-23
25
0
36
14
25
.
Wednesday
January 28
64
31
48
+23
0.00
0.90
64
-22
17
0
36
14
25
.
Thursday
January 29
43
19
31
+6
0.00
0.52
66
-18
34
0
36
14
25
.
Friday
January 30
42
11
27
+2
0.00
0.34
70
-16
38
0
36
14
25
.
Saturday
January 31
39
32
36
+11
0.82
0.82
72
-20
29
0
36
14
25
3.0
January
2015
Max Min Mean Dep Pcpn Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD CDD Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Total
       
0.91
     
1138
0
     
3.9
Average
41.0
15.2
28.1
                     
Normal
35.4
13.8
24.6
0.64
1252
0
5.4
 
Departure
+5.6
+1.4
+3.5.
 
+0.27
     
-113
       
-1.5


AVERAGE AND TOTAL are JANUARY 2015.
Temperature is "degrees F"
Precipitation measurement is "inches"
Precipitation "T" = trace, precipitation was observed but not enough to be measured

NORMAL refers to the 1981-2010 Standard Normals.
DEPARTURE is JANUARY 2015.  Average measured against 1981-2010 normals.
Max = Observed Maximum and Min = Observed Minimum temperatures in deg. F.
Mean = Observed Mean Daily temperature in deg. F.
Dep = Departure from normal ( __ = below normal, + above normal), in deg. F.
Pcpn = Observed daily precipitation (midnight to midnight, CST) in inches.
Rec Pcpn = Record daily amount of precipitation in inches.
Rec Max = Record maximum temperature in deg. F.
Rec Min = Record Minimum temperature in deg. F.
HDD = heating degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg. F.
CDD = cooling degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg F.
Norm Max = Daily Normal High Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Min = Daily Normal Low Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Mean = Daily Normal Mean Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Snow = Snowfall in inches.

FROM THE RECORD BOOKS:
Warmest recorded JANUARY  temperature, 73 F, January 10, 1990.
Coldest recorded JANUARY  temperature, -33 F,  January 12, 1974
SNOWFALL: 115 years
Most JANUARY Snowfall: 23.0 inches, 1915.

Least January Snowfall (1900-2015): Trace (flurries and not measurable), 3 of the last 116 years (1900, 1986, 2006)

NOTE:  All data on this page are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.