Alamosa, CO Climate in January

Temperature for January

In Alamosa, CO during January the average high temperature is 35.0°F. The hottest day on record was January 17, 2000 when the temperature recorded was 60.1°F.

Alamosa, CO daily average and extreme temperature range for January

Low Temperature

Overnight in January the average temperature drops below freezing at -1.4°F, with the lowest temperature of -40.0°F being recorded on January 19, 1984. On average there are 13 days in January when the temperature stays below freezing all day. In the worst January there were 31 days when the temperature did not make it above freezing. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 29 and 31 times in January.

Precipitation for January

In January the average monthly rainfall in Alamosa, CO is 0.26 inches with rain usually falling on between 0 and 1 days. 1981 was the driest January with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 2005 was the wettest January with 1.28 inches of rain. The wettest single day in January was 28 January 2005 when 0.54 inches of rain fell.

In January it usually snows on between 4 and 5 days. In January there have been some years when thunderstorms have occurred, although there are other years when there hasn't been a thunderstorm in January.