Fort Smith, Arkansas
January Climate Data (Page 1)


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     |-----Normals 1981-2010------| |--------- Record Temperatures ---------|
Temperature Precipitation Hi Lo Hi Lo
Day Mx/Mn Mean Day Month Year Max Year Max Year Min Year Min Year Day

1 49/29 39 0.09 0.09 0.09 76 *2006 16 1928 58 1956 2 1928 1
2 49/29 39 0.09 0.18 0.18 75 2004 18 1911 57 2005 6 1979 2
3 49/29 39 0.09 0.27 0.27 79 2009 19 1919 63 2004 -4 1887 3
4 49/29 39 0.09 0.36 0.36 72 1997 23 1959 58 1955 6 1959 4
5 49/29 39 0.09 0.45 0.45 73 1916 16 1884 52 *2008 -5 1884 5

6 49/29 39 0.09 0.54 0.54 76 2008 19 2014 64 2008 3 1912 6
7 49/29 39 0.09 0.63 0.63 76 1907 18 1912 (67) 2008 -1 1912 7
8 49/29 39 0.08 0.71 0.71 76 1969 (3) 1886 60 1901 -7 1886 8
9 49/29 39 0.09 0.80 0.80 78 1957 10 1886 51 1898 -6 1886 9
10 49/29 39 0.08 0.88 0.88 75 1990 13 1962 58 1890 -8 1977 10

11 49/29 39 0.08 0.96 0.96 79 1995 13 1886 65 1911 -10 1977 11
12 49/29 39 0.09 1.05 1.05 76 *2000 10 1918 56 1995(-11) 1918 12
13 49/29 39 0.09 1.14 1.14 75 1932 21 1918 52 1959 -3 1918 13
14 50/29 39 0.08 1.22 1.22 78 1932 28 1917 60 1907 -2 1892 14
15 50/29 39 0.09 1.31 1.31 72 1990 14 1888 53 1928 1 1888 15

16 50/29 39 0.09 1.40 1.40 77 1894 18 1885 55 1900 6 1982 16
17 50/29 39 0.10 1.50 1.50 73 1952 23 1885 56 1913 -6 1930 17
18 50/29 39 0.10 1.60 1.60 72 1951 16 1930 53 1933 -9 1930 18
19 50/29 39 0.09 1.69 1.69 (81) 1952 16 1892 51 2006 -2 1940 19
20 50/29 39 0.09 1.78 1.78 75 1906 14 1985 60 1906 -1 1985 20

21 50/29 40 0.09 1.87 1.87 76 1999 17 1935 56 1933 -1 1930 21
22 50/29 40 0.09 1.96 1.96 78 1969 14 1930 55 1909 -9 1930 22
23 50/29 40 0.09 2.05 2.05 78 1967 20 1963 56 1909 -3 1930 23
24 51/29 40 0.10 2.15 2.15 80 1950 12 1894 65 1950 -7 1894 24
25 51/29 40 0.09 2.24 2.24 80 1950 19 1940 60 1944 2 1905 25

26 51/29 40 0.09 2.33 2.33 80 1952 21 1897 56 1944 3 1904 26
27 51/29 40 0.10 2.43 2.43 78 1914 24 1948 53 1911 6 1893 27
28 51/30 40 0.09 2.52 2.52 79 1970 21 1951 58 1914 8 1979 28
29 51/30 40 0.10 2.62 2.62 78 1947 18 1966 57 1968 1 1966 29
30 52/30 41 0.09 2.71 2.71 72 1917 19 1951 55 1884 0 1966 30

31 52/30 41 0.10 2.81 2.81 77 1989 19 1951 57 1988 3 1979 31
* Indicates occurrences in previous years     ( ) Indicates monthly extremes
January Monthly Normals 1981-2010: 

Normal Max Temperature: 49.9F Monthly Heating Degree Days: 792
Normal Min Temperature: 29.0F Season Total Heating Degree Days: 2091
Normal Mean Temperature: 39.4F Monthly Cooling Degree Days: 0
Normal Monthly Rainfall: 2.81" Season Total Cooling Degree Days: 0
Normal Monthly Snowfall: 2.4"

January Monthly Records:

Warmest Month: 48.9F in 1923 Wettest Month: 11.33" in 1949
Coolest Month: 25.6F in 1979 Driest Month: 0.20" in 1986
Most Snowfall: 13.6" in 1918
(Monthly normals are computed by adding all of the daily mean data
and then dividing by the number of days in the month)

 

Updated: March 13, 2014


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