January weather statistics show above average snow, temperatures

February 3, 2020

Mike Tanner

 

ABERDEEN, S.D.–The National Weather Service office in Aberdeen has released January weather statistics for its coverage area.

 

The numbers show Watertown had a monthly average temperature of 13.9 degreees–which was 1.2 degrees warmer than average.

 

The warmest temperature of the month was 37 degrees on the 5th. The coldest temperature in January was -22, recorded on the 16th.

 

Watertown recorded 11.3 inches of snow in January, which was six inches above normal.

 

For the full report from the NWS, click here: https://www.weather.gov/abr/January2020Summary