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Lincoln, NE, January 2016 Weather and Climate Data

Lincoln, Nebraska
January 2016: Daily Climate Data

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

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Winter 2015-16 (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
2015-16
0.0
1.3
6.1
5.8
.
.
.
.
13.2
2014-15
0.0
3.0
2.1
3.9
12.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
21.9
 

Minimum temperatures 0F and colder are in blue

January
2016
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Friday
January 1
37
19
28
+3
0.00
0.39
63
-26
37
0
35
14
25
.
Saturday
January 2
39
14
27
+2
0.00
0.34
72
-22
38
0
35
14
25
.
Sunday
January 3
33
16
25
0
0.00
1.40
63
-17
40
0
35
14
25
.
Monday
January 4
28
17
23
-2
0.00
0.32
59
-19
42
0
35
14
25
.
Tuesday
January 5
41
21
31
+6
0.00
0.69
68
-20
34
0
35
14
25
.
Wednesday
January 6
35
32
34
+10
T
0.40
60
-25
31
0
35
14
24
T
Thursday
January 7
35
33
34
+10
0.44
0.60
65
-20
31
0
35
14
24
0.2
Friday
January 8
34
25
30
+6
0.07
0.34
70
-20
35
0
35
14
24
0.2
Saturday
January 9
25
0
13
-11
T
0.37
62
-21
52
0
35
14
24
T
Sunday
January 10
20
-3
9
-15
0.00
0.76
73
-18
56
0
35
14
24
.
Monday
January 11
36
16
26
+2
T
0.31
65
-29
39
0
35
14
24
T
Tuesday
January 12
36
9
23
-1
0.00
0.74
64
-33
42
0
35
14
24
.
Wednesday
January 13
47
19
33
+9
0.00
0.30
70
-21
32
0
35
14
24
.
Thursday
January 14
53
30
42
+18
0.00
0.91
60
-18
23
0
35
14
24
.
Friday
January 15
38
15
27
+3
0.00
0.83
69
-27
38
0
35
14
24
.
Saturday
January 16
34
8
21
-3
0.04
0.58
66
-19
44
0
35
14
24
0.9
Sunday
January 17
11
-9
1
-23
T
0.60
64
-16
64
0
35
14
24
T
Monday
January 18
22
-7
8
-16
0.00
0.45
66
-21
57
0
35
14
24
.
Tuesday
January 19
24
19
22
-3
0.08
0.78
66
-29
43
0
35
14
25
1.4
Wednesday
January 20
30
21
26
+1
0.00
0.47
68
-18
39
0
35
14
25
.
Thursday
January 21
30
22
26
+1
T
0.55
64
-17
39
0
36
14
25
.
Friday
January 22
27
22
25
0
0.00
0.64
60
-14
40
0
36
14
25
.
Saturday
January 23
30
22
26
+1
0.00
0.45
68
-20
39
0
36
14
25
.
Sunday
January 24
40
19
30
+5
0.00
0.46
72
-19
35
0
36
14
25
.
Monday
January 25
32
27
30
+5
0.20
0.48
69
-21
35
0
36
14
25
3.1
Tuesday
January 26
35
17
26
+1
0.00
0.81
68
-17
39
0
36
14
25
.
Wednesday
January 27
41
13
27
+2
0.00
0.80
68
-23
38
0
36
14
25
.
Thursday
January 28
45
27
36
+11
0.00
0.90
64
-22
29
0
36
14
25
.
Friday
January 29
51
28
40
+15
0.00
0.52
66
-18
25
0
36
14
25
.
Saturday
January 30
53
26
40
+15
0.00
0.34
70
-16
25
0
36
14
25
.
Sunday
January 31
51
28
40
+15
0.82
0.82
72
-20
25
0
36
14
25
.
January
2016
Max Min Mean Dep Pcpn Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD CDD Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Total
       
0.83
     
1186
0
     
5.8
Average
35.3
17.6
26.4
                     
Normal
35.4
13.8
24.6
0.64
1252
0
5.4
 
Departure
-0.1
+3.8
+1.8
 
+0.19
     
-66
       
+0.8


AVERAGE AND TOTAL are JANUARY 2016.
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 2016.  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: 117 years
Most JANUARY Snowfall: 23.0 inches, 1915.

Least January Snowfall (1900-2016): Trace (flurries and not measurable), 3 of the last 117 years (1900, 1986, 2006)

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