Monday, February 1, 2010

January Was Colder And Wetter Than Normal

The people who keep the records are reporting that January was both colder than normal and wetter than normal in Cookeville. Michael Detwiler of the cookevilleweatherguy.com website says that the average daily high temperature for the month was 39.8 degrees, which is nearly six degrees below normal. The average daily low temperature was 22.7 degrees, when the average is about 25. The precipitation measured in Cookeville for the month was: 6.79 inches, while the average for a January has been 5.33 inches. And, after last weekend, the snow measured in the area for the month of January was 5.8 inches. The average January snowfall is 3.9 inches.