Average January Temperatures
January is the coldest average month of the year. Average high January temperature across the Southeast vary quite a bit, ranging from the low 40s to the low 60s, while low averages dip down to the 20s and 30s. Very occasionally glorious winter days may reach into the 70s or even higher, while in the mountains January typically produces the most snow of the year. In some years, coastal areas may experience a little bit of snow, but accumulation is normally minimal and short-lived.
State-by-State Average January Weather Tables
The following pages contain average January temperatures and rainfall for several popular tourist destinations in different areas of:
January Atlantic Ocean Water Temperatures
Average January Atlantic Ocean water temperatures dip to the mid 30 degree marks around Virginia and 50 degrees around North and South Carolina.