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Lincoln, NE, January 2017 Weather and Climate Data

Lincoln, Nebraska
January 2017: Daily Climate Data

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

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Winter 2016-17 (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
2016-17
0.0
T
1.7
3.2
.
.
.
.
4.9
2015-16
0.0
1.3
6.1
5.8
7.3
T
0.0
0.0
20.5

January 15-16, 2017 NWS Ice storm Summary

Daily Record precipitation total of 0.60 inches on January 16, 2017. Old record was 0.58 inches set in 1915
Daily record warm low temperature of 37F set on January 20, 2017. Old record was 36F set in 1901
LINK: List of all Daily Records and years set

Minimum temperatures 0F and colder are in blue
.
January
2017
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Sunday
January 1
41
18
30
+5
0.00
0.39
63
-26
35
0
35
14
25
.
Monday
January 2
38
30
34
+9
0.00
0.34
72
-22
31
0
35
14
25
.
Tuesday
January 3
30
10
20
-5
0.00
1.40
63
-17
45
0
35
14
25
.
Wednesday
January 4
14
7
11
-14
0.11
0.32
59
-19
55
0
35
14
25
2.0
Thursday
January 5
12
-5
4
-21
T
0.69
68
-20
61
0
35
14
25
T
Friday
January 6
14
-9
3
-21
0.00
0.40
60
-25
62
0
35
14
2.4
.
Saturday
January 7
20
0
10
-14
0.00
0.60
65
-20
55
0
35
14
24
.
Sunday
January 8
34
-1
17
-7
0.00
0.34
70
-20
48
0
35
14
24
.
Monday
January 9
35
16
26
+2
0.00
0.37
62
-21
39
0
35
14
24
.
Tuesday
January 10
37
22
30
+6
0.03
0.76
73
-18
35
0
35
14
24
.
Wednesday
January 11
34
13
24
0
0.00
0.31
65
-29
41
0
35
14
24
.
Thursday
January 12
23
10
17
-7
0.00
0.74
64
-33
48
0
35
14
24
.
Friday
January 13
25
14
20
-4
0.00
0.30
70
-21
45
0
35
14
24
.
Saturday
January 14
39
17
28
+4
0.00
0.91
60
-18
37
0
35
14
24
.
Sunday
January 15
32
29
31
+7
0.21
0.83
69
-27
34
0
35
14
24
T
Monday
January 16
33
32
33
+9
0.60
0.60
66
-19
32
0
35
14
24
.
Tuesday
January 17
38
23
31
+7
0.00
0.60
64
-16
34
0
35
14
24
.
Wednesday
January 18
51
24
38
+14
0.00
0.45
66
-21
27
0
35
14
24
.
Thursday
January 19
44
31
38
+13
0.00
0.78
66
-29
34
0
35
14
25
.
Friday
January 20
46
37
42
+17
0.05
0.47
68
-18
23
0
35
14
25
.
Saturday
January 21
53
28
41
+16
0.00
0.55
64
-17
24
0
36
14
25
.
Sunday
January 22
41
23
32
+7
0.00
0.64
60
-14
33
0
36
14
25
.
Monday
January 23
40
21
31
+6
0.00
0.45
68
-20
34
0
36
14
25
.
Tuesday
January 24
36
30
33
+8
0.03
0.46
72
-19
32
0
36
14
25
0.5
Wednesday
January 25
33
23
28
+3
0.07
0.48
69
-21
37
0
36
14
25
0.7
Thursday
January 26
32
23
28
+3
T
0.81
68
-17
37
0
36
14
25
T
Friday
January 27
40
14
27
+2
0.00
0.80
68
-23
38
0
36
14
25
.
Saturday
January 28
42
30
36
+11
0.00
0.90
64
-22
29
0
36
14
25
.
Sunday
January 29
48
26
37
+12
0.00
0.52
66
-18
28
0
36
14
25
.
Monday
January 30
61
26
44
+19
0.00
0.34
70
-16
21
0
36
14
25
.
Tuesday
January 31
46
33
40
+15
0.00
0.82
72
-20
25
0
36
14
25
.
January
2017
Max Min Mean Dep Pcpn Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD CDD Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Total
       
1.10
     
1151
0
     
3.2
Average
35.9
19.2
27.5
                     
Normal
35.4
13.8
24.6
0.64
1252
0
5.4
 
Departure
+0.5
+5.4
+2.9
 
+0.46
     
-101
       
-2.2


AVERAGE AND TOTAL are JANUARY 2017.
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 2017.  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.