Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO
NOUS43 KEAX 010732
...JANUARY 2017 CLIMATE STATISTICS FOR KANSAS CITY...
...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION
CHARACTERIZED KANSAS CITY WEATHER IN JANUARY...
The average temperature at the Kansas City International Airport was
32.3 degrees, which was 3.5 degrees above normal. The average high
temperature was 41.1 degrees, or 3.1 degrees above normal. The
average low temperature was 23.5 degrees which was 3.9 degrees above
normal. The highest temperature for the month was 63 degrees on the
11th. The lowest temperature was -4 degrees on the 6th. This was
the 37th warmest January on record.
Precipitation came in at 1.39 inches for the month, or 0.32 inches
above normal. The greatest total in a 24 hour period was 0.74 inches
on the 15th and 16th. This was the 41st wettest January on record.
The total snowfall for for the month was 2.2 inches which was 2.4
inches below normal. This was the 42nd least snowiest January on