Shreveport, LA Climate in January

Temperature for January

In Shreveport, LA during January the average high temperature is 56.8°F. The hottest day on record was January 23, 1943 when the temperature hit 84.4°F.

Shreveport, LA daily average and extreme temperature range for January

Low Temperature

During January the overnight temperature drops to an average of 37.8°F, with the lowest temperature of 3.4°F being recorded on January 12, 1962. On average there are 2 days in January when the temperature stays below freezing all day. In the worst January there were 4 days when the temperature did not make it above freezing. Overnight temperatures drop below freezing between 1 and 24 times in January.

Precipitation for January

In January the average monthly rainfall in Shreveport, LA is 2.54 inches with rain usually falling on between 12 and 13 days. 1939 was the driest January with only 0.00 inches of rain falling, and 1999 was the wettest January with 13.22 inches of rain. The wettest single day in January was 29 January 1999 when 6.49 inches of rain fell.

In January it usually snows on between 1 and 2 days. There are thunderstorms on between 2 and 3 days in January.